| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Mable J. Stevenson, a homemaker who enjoyed arts and crafts, died Friday of respiratory failure at Envoy Nursing Home in Pikesville. She was 93.
The daughter of farmers, the former Mable Pahl was born in Baltimore and raised in Pikesville. She was a 1937...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Juanita S. Robinson, a retired registered nurse who enjoyed traveling, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 76.
Juanita Saxton was born and raised in Norfolk, Va., where she graduated in 1955 from Booker T....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:04 PM
For the past 10 months, Steven Wayne Pearson survived, his movements limited to squeezing a hand or blinking his eyes while bone-deep bedsores prompted his family to repeatedly move him from nursing home to hospital.
The suffering ended Friday when...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:46 AM
In March, Sukran Sir lost her father. Then she lost her job.
There was more bad news: The 58-year-old Ventura County resident was expecting to get unemployment benefits but hasn't heard whether she qualifies, despite two phone interviews.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Doctors have told Harrie Schmidt he has only months, maybe a year, to live. He does not want to spend that time in a nursing home in Seattle, where he has been living, far from his family in Connecticut.
His sister, Barbara Alex of Windsor, booked a...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 11:08 PM
An information session on the South Dakota Long-term Care Partnership Program will be presented at the Aberdeen Area Senior Center Thursday.
Kathi Skoglund of the South Dakota Department of Social Services will talk about long-term care and the...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Last week: This week we continued to follow the developments in Syria as the U.S. Congress decides whether to approve military strikes. The use of chemical weapons, particularly against innocent civilians is unacceptable. We cannot stand by as...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Widespread problems at the state's Developmental Disabilities Administration cost taxpayers millions of dollars over the past two years, an audit released Friday said.
The agency failed to collect $5.5 million in federal funds because it did not file the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The UCLA Health System has agreed with the Motion Picture and Television Fund to run MPTF's six outpatient health centers under the UCLA umbrella, starting next spring.
This two organizations are already working together on the geriatric psychiatry...
| Oct 10, 2013
Alexa Vega, now 25, obviously looks much different as a scantily clad badass in “Machete Kills” than she did 13 years ago when the film’s director Robert Rodriguez first started working with her on “Spy Kids.” Yet the...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Ashley, N.D.: Funeral service for Gideon Goehring, 94, of Ashley will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Ashley Baptist Church.
Burial in Ashley City Cemetery.
Visitation will be Sunday from 7 to 8:30 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m....