| Jun 17, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Growing up in Sweden, Freddie Jacobson started out in the conventional, popular sports: hockey and soccer.
"I was a right winger in hockey, but I didn't have a big enough shot," said the 2011 Travelers Championship winner. "I loved the team thing when...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:29 AM
Fifteen-year-old Andrew Haraghey's hard work may make his dream to ski with the United States Adaptive Ski Team in the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Russia a reality.
Andrew, a sophomore at Enrico Fermi High School in Enfield, has spastic diplegia, a form...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Scott Parsons keeps going.
Long after the older brother he idolized growing up in Ohio quit his own competitive kayak racing career, long after the best friend he met through their kayaking families did the same, Parsons is like Peter Pan in a wet suit,...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:15 AM
The Baltimore Sun highlighted a significant issue involving the use of the courts by debt buyers to recover consumer debt they have purchased ("A push for more proof in debt-collection lawsuits," July 25).
As the leading voice for credit and debt...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Michael S. Radcliffe, a partner in a Baltimore County law firm, died July 22 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, at his Timonium home. He was 54.
Born in Silver Spring, Mr. Radcliffe moved to Timonium with his family when he was...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 3:51 PM
South Florida consumers aggravated by annoying "robo calls" on their cellphones from debt collectors are fighting back – suing the companies that make the calls and often collecting cash settlements from the lenders.
Fort Lauderdale lawyer Scott D....
| Sep 26, 2011
| 2:42 PM
That unfamiliar incoming call to your cellphone soon might be from a debt collector.
Cellphones are largely off-limits to collection agencies, but proposals by the White House and Congress could change that.
Supporters say regulations have not kept up...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:57 AM
Catholic Charities celebrates the life and legacy of Archbishop Philip M. Hannan, whose visionary leadership created a new way to provide help to those in need in the Archdiocese of New Orleans.
Archbishop Hannan founded and secured funding for many...
| Nov 15, 2011
A killer lake view from offices in the Prudential Plaza tower, staff parties at vacation resorts and sabbaticals after a few years on the job have been enough to help Slalom Consulting lure top consultants from bigger-name firms.
They've also been enough...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:16 AM
West Michigan will have a chance to help pay it forward today, as restaurant chain Culver's is raising some money for a good cause. They want to help two of their employees go to Korea, to compete in the 2013 Special Olympics.
Several West Michigan...
| Apr 2, 2009
Andrea Mead Lawrence, who was the only American alpine skier to win two gold medals in a single Olympics and went on to become a leading conservationist in the Eastern Sierra, has died. She was 76.
Lawrence, who spent four decades working to preserve the...