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  • After Losing Son To Drugs, Hotel Exec Starts National Group To Combat Addiction

    After Losing Son To Drugs, Hotel Exec Starts National Group To Combat Addiction
    For Gary Mendell, the pain of losing his oldest son, the one he calls "my Brian," never goes away. "It is there every day and never dulls," Mendell said. "One of the saddest things for me is thinking that Brain had to die alone." Brian Mitchell...
  • Jean's Hot List: Ten fun facts about the Indianapolis 500

    The Jean Knows Cars Staff JeanKnowsCars.com Have you ever been to the Indy 500? That's OK; watching it on TV is good, even if not quite the same as being in the middle of the action. The 99th running of the legendary race happens Sunday and will air...
  • 'Menopause the Musical' no (hot) flash in the pan

    'Menopause the Musical' no (hot) flash in the pan
    Sometimes having an age-addled memory is not such a bad thing. Since I remembered so little of the show when it played here a few years ago, I laughed just as hard after watching "Menopause the Musical" this second time at Paramount's Copley Theatre...
  • Oak Brook Park District Pink 5K raises $11,000 for breast cancer fund

    Early morning rain didn't prevent more than 800 participants from completing the fifth annual Oak Brook Park District Pink 5K race May 9 and raising $11,000 for a local cancer outreach fund. Of the 1,071 people who registered for the race, 824 crossed...
  • Center for Breast Health receives grant to assist cancer patients

    Center for Breast Health receives grant to assist cancer patients
    The Center for Breast Health at Carroll Hospital was awarded a $50,000 grant from Susan G. Komen Maryland to establish Embrace, a breast cancer survivor program to enhance the center's care of breast cancer survivors. Dr. Dona Hobart, breast surgeon and...
  • Paddleboard event provides fun, saves lives

    The water was ceremonially blessed, the doves were released and then some 1,000 paddleboarders dressed in pink stood up and paddled at Newport Dunes on Saturday. The stand-up paddleboarders were there to raise awareness about breast cancer and raise...
  • Wilkins Automotive finishing $2M expansion in Glen Burnie

    Wilkins Automotive finishing $2M expansion in Glen Burnie
    In the past few years, Wilkins Automotive in Glen Burnie added a used car lot, expanded its Surbaru repair shop, remodeled the showroom and reception area and added a quick-lube service center, among other upgrades that totaled more than $2 million....
  • Burb's Eye View: Cancer survivor raises awareness of melanoma

    Burb's Eye View: Cancer survivor raises awareness of melanoma
    When the doctors told her about her cancer, Lesley Smith was sure they didn’t do the test right. A medical error was a more likely explanation than melanoma. That or basal cell carcinoma — a common form of skin cancer that her mother had...
  • Work and play can go together

    Work and play can go together
    Sometimes you just need to have a little fun at work. We asked all of our Top Workplaces how they help employees reduce stress and have fun. Fifteen responded. Here's what they said. • All Star Recruiting: First and foremost, we make sure the...
  • Vicki A. Margolis

    Vicki A. Margolis
    Vicki A. Margolis, a corporate attorney who also performed leading roles in local theater, died of breast cancer April 13 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Quarry Lake resident was 50. Born in Cleveland, she was the daughter of Burt Margolis,...
  • Cancer survivors' reunion celebrates life, lasting friendship

    Cancer survivors' reunion celebrates life, lasting friendship
    It was a reunion full of tears, laughter, love and gratitude. For more than a dozen cancer survivors who met 15 years ago on a retreat presented by a support organization, the anniversary gathering last weekend in Irvine celebrated a special journey...