| Jan 23, 2013
| 5:26 PM
For a disease that affects 50 million adults in the United States, or about 1 in 5 people, arthritis is remarkably misunderstood.
Many people believe it's a crippling and inevitable part of growing old. But things are changing. Treatments are better,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:20 PM
On Sunday morning, Mildred Grace Sokolow, having just celebrated her 97th birthday, passed away peacefully with her family at her side. Millie was born in Plankinton, South Dakota to Clarence and Adda Goodlad. In 1921 her family moved to Los Angeles and...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Dr. Leonard M. "Myrt" Gaines Jr., a retired Baltimore internist, died June 26 from heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson, where he had volunteered for more than a decade. He was 86.
The son of a civil engineer and a homemaker, Leonard...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:39 AM
Bariatric surgeon David Salzberg can reel off a list of life-threatening problems associated with morbid obesity. They include diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, sleep apnea, joint pain, depression and elevated rates of cancer.
"Twenty percent of...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Thousands of people turned out for the inaugural Los Angeles Jingle Bell Run/Walk, a fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation that started at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.
More than 2,000 people were expected to take part in the event on Sunday, which...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Jingle Bell 5K Walk/Run
Sunday, December 9, 2012
Great Valley High School
Get in the spirit this holiday season at the Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis. Be one of the thousands of runners and...
| Oct 5, 2012
Registration for fall classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College is under way at the county's seven senior activity centers. For schedule information or to register, go to the center you wish to attend or visit aacounty.org/aging...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 8:25 PM
The uniqueness of Harford County lies within the people who strive to make it great. So many residents reach out daily to improve the lives of others. We have chosen six extraordinary individuals who have chosen causes that support the success of the...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 9:24 PM
Costa Mesa resident Josh Parkin, 32, rolled over the finish line of the eight-day, 525-mile California Coast Classic Bicycle Tour on Sunday in place of his father, who was injured while training for the trek.
Lafayette "Lafe" Parkin, 74, had already...
| Mar 6, 2013
On Friday, Feb. 1, award-winning New York chef, restaurateur and cookbook author Seamus Mullen joined mystery writer, columnist and book reviewer Jennifer Vido, of Harford County, for her 8th Annual Author Dinner for Arthritis. Vido has been living with...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Offers of financial assistance to the families affected by the tragedy in Newtown has spurred the creation of several charity funds. Discount Power, Inc. is proud to partner with The United Way of Western Connecticut, administrators of the Sandy Hook...