| Apr 22, 2015
| 1:30 PM
The Merriam-Webster New Explorer Dictionary, copyright 2005, defines the family as, 1 a group of individuals living under one roof and under one head: HOUSEHOLD, 2 a group of persons of common ancestry: CLAN, 3 a social unit usually consisting of one or...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 3:45 AM
Former WESH-Channel 2 anchor Wendy Chioji hosts another "Surviving & Thriving" special this weekend about people dealing with health obstacles.
She taped the WKMG-Channel 6 program several weeks ago, just before receiving encouraging news about her...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 3:37 PM
Am I the only person in South Florida who has known people who died because they couldn't afford health care? I doubt it, but we don't share their stories, and that anonymity makes it all too easy for our elected officials in Tallahassee to detach the...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 9:32 PM
This article was originally published on Feb. 14, 2000.
The death of Charles M. Schulz, whose anxious and joyful heart infused the world's most influential comic strip, dovetailed with the publication of his last original "Peanuts" on Sunday -- the...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 8:38 PM
A few years ago, I began my day at Musikfest with a beef brisket sandwich, crab cake sliders with curly fries, turkey and bacon kabobs, a Buffalo chicken cheesesteak pretzel, deep fried Kool-Aid, a root beer float and a 24-ounce Rolling Rock.
| Apr 17, 2015
| 12:28 PM
After several years of annual mammograms, Chris Lopez Johnson remembers saying to a friend: "I wonder why I keep going. Whenever I go, it always comes back negative."
Johnson, who grew up in Waukegan and lives in Winthrop Harbor with her husband, Rick,...
| Apr 12, 2015
When Rick Sample, now 50, received a diagnosis of colon cancer in October 2012, he was the fifth person in his family, including his older brother, to be diagnosed with the disease — and at a relatively early age.
That family history made him a...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 6:49 AM
Art Slam 2015
WINDSOR - Members of Watkinson School's Vox Wat including Skyler O'Neil of Windsor, participated in Art Slam 2015 at the State Capitol Building on April 7. Art Slam is an annual event, sponsored by the Connecticut Music Educators...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 7:47 PM
Three and a half decades after Michael Hanna Jr. began exploring the concept of using the body's own immune system to fight cancer, the idea is driving Baltimore's latest biotechnology promise.
The company Vaccinogen, drawing on research that Hanna began...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 11:48 AM
Charlotte R. Bohn, who worked for Baltimore's Child magazine as distribution and advertising manager for more than a decade and was also a talented singer and voice teacher, died of colon cancer Feb. 11 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 38....
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Edward Herrmann had collapsed at the studio in New York, and no one knew why.
The actor had arrived to record his narrator part for Ken Burns' latest documentary epic for PBS, "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies." The three-part, six-hour film, based...