| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:09 PM
John Lara, whose irreverent cartoons appeared in Laguna Beach, Orange County and national newspapers, died Jan. 15 of complications from lupus. He was 56.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Little Church by the Sea, 468...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:33 PM
It doesn’t look like much -- Janet Althen places what looks like a small flashlight with an inverted colored bulb on certain points of the body, holding it there for about 30 seconds -- but for Althen’s patients, as well as a growing number of...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 6:31 AM
It was just after noon on a recent weekday, the parking lots at the Annapolis Westfield Mall were already full, and a woman in a dark sedan weaved through the swelling traffic, looking for a place to park.
Jessica Lawrence, a Glen Burnie resident, saw...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Bob Duggan frequently refers to "our national disease-care system" when he talks about his new book, employing a term he has used across his 40-plus years as a healing-arts clinician and educator.
As co-founder and former president of Tai Sophia...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Absent from the critical debate in Maryland over how to rein in health care spending has been a serious examination of the dangerous and expensive policies that some Maryland health insurers have enacted in the name of cost containment, and their...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:26 PM
In a battle of defending state champions, Fallston ran into Severna Park at the wrong time.
After losing to No. 7 Broadneck in its season opener earlier in the week, No. 6 Severna Park wanted to play better Saturday. The Falcons got their wish, using...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Dreamed of being a doctor but never made it to medical school?
Well, now you have a chance to at least study like one.
The University of Medicine School of Medicine will tonight launch the 12th year of its Mini Med School, a series for free courses that...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 2:46 PM
John Genesta doesn't consider himself a victim.
After an accident at the Sawdust Art Festival rendered him helpless, Genesta seems positive.
"You have to take life as it comes and hope for the best," he said over the phone Wednesday.
One fact has...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Ardetta E. Bjorn Ericson
Ardetta E. Ericson, age 71, of Costa Mesa for 42 years, passed away on June 3, 2012, beloved wife of Harold, loving mother of Kara (Robert) Burns, Kurt Ericson and Krista Ericson, proud grandmother to Garrett and Connor Burns,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Ripley's Believe It or Not, one of the first of several new tenants opening for the summer tourist season at Harborplace in downtown Baltimore, will open Saturday in the Light Street Pavilion.
Ripley Entertainment Inc. said exhibits at the Inner Harbor...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 4:00 PM
After spurning a hostile takeover bid from GlaxoSmithKline PLC in April, Human Genome Sciences Inc. said Monday it agreed to be bought by the biopharmaceutical giant for a more lucrative offer valued at $3.6 billion.
GlaxoSmithKline boosted its offer for...