| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
For an activist, Kathleen Glueck is exceptionally polite. When speaking, she reflexively checks her tone, careful to not monopolize a conversation.
"I'm rattling on too much," she says, unnecessarily apologetic.
After sending me data to make her case,...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 2:55 PM
On a near perfect New Year's Eve night, Havre de Grace welcomed 2013 with its 14th annual Duck Drop and fireworks.
With temperatures in the low 30s and nary a breeze to disturb the stillness of the evening, hundreds descended on the area around the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Wedding date: Dec. 29, 2012
Her story: Annie Balczerak, 31, grew up near Hunt Valley. She is a real estate agent at Prudential Home Sale WGC Realty in Baltimore. Her father, Edwin, is a retired pharmacist. Her mother, Patricia, is a retired...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:09 AM
It's hardly Times Square, or even Baltimore or Annapolis, for that matter, at least when it comes to the size of the crowds ringing in the new year in those cities, but it has become a tradition nearly as strong for the 500 to 1,000 people (depending on...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:44 AM
Facing a year of financial trouble that started with a national controversy over dropping monetary support for Planned Parenthood, Komen Maryland told its donors on Friday that the organization is $1 million short of reaching its current fundraising goal....
| Feb 13, 2013
And now, she is the patient. For decades, as a surgeon, researcher, professor and medical celebrity of sorts, Susan Love has led the charge against breast cancer and for women's health. She served on President Clinton's cancer advisory board. She set up a...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Two years ago, when Sade Miller was in fifth grade at Ridgely Elementary School in Denton, she decided to raise money for the hospice in Caroline County.
Instead of holding a bake sale or asking the adults in her life for money, Sade (pronounced Sha-day)...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:43 PM
It's that time of year again, when you can visit with a bra fit specialist for free...and get some donation going toward a really good cause.
I'm talking about the "Wacoal Fi(gh)t for the Cure" event where for the last 10 years the support garment...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Already a breast cancer survivor before her 30th birthday, Lauren Wakefield knows she's one of the lucky ones.
"I found a lump one day and went in probably within the next two weeks after that," the 27-year-old wedding photographer said. "From the...
| Dec 1, 2012
Shortly after the Salvation Army's red kettle ringers set up shop around Chicago this year, Rick Garcia took to his Facebook page and posted a status update telling friends and followers to boycott the group.
The Salvation Army uses donated money to...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Anyone who reads a newspaper, watches television, goes online or is a football fan knows October was breast cancer awareness month. The iconic pink that has come to symbolize the disease — from dyed women's tresses, to the stylish ties donned by...