| Feb 23, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Donni Alvarenga, Orlando
Height: 5 feet, 6 inches
Initial weight: 221
Current weight: 164
Pounds lost: 57
For Donni Alvarenga, losing more than 50 pounds was all about saving face. "I am driven by accountability," said the 37-year-...
| Jun 4, 2011
Targeting companies you want to work for can be an effective job-search strategy, particularly if you make connections with people who already work there. But which companies should you target?
While it's smart to approach your dream company about a...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Message from Bruce Bereano to rival Annapolis lobbyists: Forget about scooping up his clients. He's not dying. He's just on a diet.
The prominent Annapolis arm-twister has dropped 61 pounds in seven months. He feels better than ever, but fellow lobbyists...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 6:33 AM
Some things to consider if you're still on the fence about heading to Crisfield today for the 35th annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake.
The weather: Triple-digit heat index.
The crowd: It's an off election year, so some politicians, including...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 5:21 AM
Even if the size of Maryland government never shrinks, the size of some lawmakers does.
The big news coming out of Crisfield, where Maryland politicos gathered Wednesday for the annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake: Medifast is catching on with...
| Aug 14, 2011
Gary Bacon spotted a Web designer job posting online several months ago and shot an email to a recruiter at Medifast Inc. But that was just the beginning.
Bacon connected with a recruiter, Caitlin Goldstein, and the conversation moved to Twitter. They...
| Dec 31, 2011
Investors had plenty to keep them jittery in 2011. There were the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, economic woes in Europe, and, here at home, politically tinged fiscal showdowns in Washington over deep government spending cuts.
Still, the stock market...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 6:39 PM
Medifast Inc., an Owings Mills-based maker and provider of weight-loss programs, said Thursday it would replace its chief executive officer next week with the company's board chairman.
The employment agreement for Michael S. McDevitt, the current CEO,...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:39 AM
Today's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high near 50 degrees. It is expected to be mostly clear tonight, with a low temperature around 35 degrees.
FROM LAST NIGHT...
McDevitt out as CEO of Medifast: Medifast Inc., an Owings Mills-based...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Ravens 27, Bengals 17
Joe Flacco loves the no-huddle offense — let's see if it scores points. Ray Lewis looks like the "after" shot in a Medifast ad, but the defense is still plenty good enough to intimidate opponents.
| May 18, 2012
| 9:43 AM
They were best buddies who didn't want to risk losing their friendship by dating, but then they took the plunge and have been together since.
Wedding date: May 27, 2012
Her story: Jaime Leiner, 27, lives in Owings Mills, which is also where she grew up....