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Scrabble (game)

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  • New study gives insight into resistance to Alzheimer's

     New study gives insight into resistance to Alzheimer's
    Everyone will exhibit some kind of cognitive decline with advancing years. But the idea that we can shield ourselves from the most devastating brain diseases,Alzheimer's disease and dementia, is an intriguing prospect and an area of great interest to...
  • Solveig Albertson Dahl August 10, 1927 - December 20, 2012

    Solveig Albertson Dahl August 10, 1927 - December 20, 2012
    After a brief bout with cancer, Solveig Albertson Dahl passed away December 20, 2012 in her San Luis Obispo home, surrounded by her five loving children. Born August 10, 1927 in Fargo, North Dakota, she was a longtime resident of Glendale, where she...
  • QUIZ: Pair up with movie couples

    Does your romantic relationship contain the elements of classic fiction, à la “Anna Karenina”? Or can its emotional landscape be spelled out using the tiles from a game of Internet Scrabble of the kind that Paul Rudd plays in “This Is...
  • Cupcakes and kindness at the center of 'Wee-Pie'

    Cupcakes and kindness at the center of 'Wee-Pie'
    Baking as an act of redemption and reinvention has cropped up rather frequently in the American cultural landscape recently — think Keri Russell as an abused wife who finds her purpose in pies in "Waitress" or Kristen Wiig's thwarted bakery owner in...
  • Gloucester schools remodeling project sees week delay

    Plans to renovate the Thomas Calhoun Walker Educational Center have hit a bit of a snag, with the bidding process slowed by the complexity of the project. In an update from schools and county staff on Tuesday night, the Gloucester School Board learned...
  • Phelps, Maryland's Olympians welcomed home

    Phelps, Maryland's Olympians welcomed home
    Arriving aboard the Pride of Baltimore II and hailed by a cannon blast from the Constellation, Michael Phelps and Maryland's other Olympic athletes were celebrated in true local style Monday afternoon by elected officials and an Inner Harbor crowd. "I...
  • Janice C. Beck, businesswoman

    Janice C. Beck, businesswoman
    Janice C. Beck, an advertising sales representative and grammarian who enjoyed word games, died Sept. 9 of a bladder infection and pneumonia at Brighton Gardens of Columbia, a senior-living facility. The former Mount Washington resident was 92. Janice...
  • Doris W. Wagner, registered nurse

    Doris W. Wagner, a former registered nurse who helped plan and design Carroll County's first adult day care center, died Sept. 11 of meningioma at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The longtime Mount Airy resident was 86. The daughter of a wallpaper...
  • 'Battleship': Board game, bored viewers ✭ 1/2

    'Battleship': Board game, bored viewers ✭ 1/2
    "Battleship"is not the first major motion picture to be based on a board game — who could forget 1985's benighted "Clue"? — but it is surely the most expensive. With every superhero more celebrated than Amazing-Man or The Chameleon already...
  • No kids, but yet also no sure answers

    No kids, but yet also no sure answers
    We're at Cirque du Soleil on the beach, amazed and giggling and holding hands. It's a children's wonderland. We're not children — my husband and I are in our 40s. But we're having the time of our lives, until we recognize a couple we know across the...
  • Dark humor marks best in show

    Dark humor marks best in show
    Start with the mischievous humor found inDr. Seuss' children's books. Then blend in the edginess of Grimms' fairy tales and the darkness of illustrator Edward Gorey. Toss in the subterranean craziness of "Alice in Wonderland" and you might start to...