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  • Defendant dies after suffering medical problems in court

    Defendant dies after suffering medical problems in court
    A 29-year-old man in custody on a charge of attempted robbery died in a nearby hospital after suffering a medical problem in a Baltimore courtroom Wednesday, the state corrections department confirmed. Medics took Ronnie A. Adams Jr. to Mercy Medical...
  • Planners consider restricting paddleboarding lessons

    Laguna Beach's City Council chambers turned into an idea lab Wednesday night as the Planning Commission, city staff and the public dissected merits and drawbacks of possibly regulating the commercial arm of a popular water sport. Interest in stand-up...
  • Fun For Kids. In Your Neck of the Woods

    Fun For Kids. In Your Neck of the Woods
    These days, parents and kids both need to break away from technology to seek fresh air and wide-open green space, and it may be easier than you think to find such fun-filled adventures for the whole family. Helping kids have active fun can be as easy as...
  • Senate to consider changes to federal day care program

    Senate to consider changes to federal day care program
    Child care workers would undergo stiffer background checks and states would spend more to improve the quality of day care under a sweeping, bipartisan bill crafted by Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski that is set for a vote in the Senate as early as this week....
  • Finding the way around the right fit

    Finding the way around the right fit
    It's just not fair! Not every woman is a perfect size 8. For those of us whose shapes and sizes are a little out of the mainstream, finding fashionable clothing is not only a chore but a lifelong search. Three different women, three different sizes,...
  • Moving forward in Howard [Commentary]

    Moving forward in Howard [Commentary]
    January 25, nine shotgun blasts rang through crowded passageways inside The Mall in Columbia. In seconds, three lives were claimed, and Howard County joined Newtown, Conn.; Aurora, Colo. and too many others on a grim list of places where a sense of...
  • Sick child? When is it OK to leave them home alone?

    Sick child? When is it OK to leave them home alone?
    It's been a rough week at the Hey household. My son has missed four days of school because of this superbug going around. I am sure by now you either a) have had it b) have it now or c) encountered someone with it. You can read more about that here. I...
  • What to pack and where to put it

    What to pack and where to put it
    For many families, Spring Break marks the start of road trip season, also known as, “Are we there yet?” Before you send your spouse and kids packing, consider some strategies and gear designed to keep that question from ringing in your...
  • Coliseum district braces for flood of Phish fans

    Coliseum district braces for flood of Phish fans
    HAMPTON — A high tide of Phish fans will soon wash over the Coliseum Central district, filling hotels, restaurants and shops in the hours before and after the rock band plays concerts Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. All three shows at...
  • 2014 Jeep Cherokee, on and off-road

    2014 Jeep Cherokee, on and off-road
    The release of an all-new Jeep model is not an everyday occurrence. The radical-looking 2014 Cherokee, which replaces the Liberty, has a simple formula: It looks crazy on the outside and upscale on the inside, makes the most of its interior space and...
  • Watch out for strongest storms of the year

    Watch out for strongest storms of the year
    As if hurricane season wasn't enough. From now until early July, South Florida is in the meanest stretch of the rainy season. It's when the most severe thunderstorms tend to form, with winds of more than 60 mph, frequent lightning, heavy rain and hail....