| Mar 1, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Not so long ago, Gina Sager set out to cure her patients by wielding a surgeon's scalpel. Today, her preferred tool is a set of two small brass bells connected by a cord — though these, too, require all the precision and delicacy she can muster....
| Aug 17, 2011
| 6:47 AM
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) announced it will deploy a special inspection team to investigate the August 9th failure of an emergency service water pump at New Orleans-based Entergy Nuclear’s Palisades nuclear power plant on the Lake...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 5:59 PM
A Montgomery County judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by a conservative foundation demanding that a Montgomery County community college end its practice of offering in-county tuition rates to illegal immigrants.
A spokeswoman for Montgomery College,...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 8:26 AM
Washington Adventist Hospital was very disappointed to see the Aug. 17 letter to the editor that contained serious inaccurate information regarding our proposed relocation and our plan to expand access to health care in the region ("Hospital's proposed...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Laura Elizabeth McGrath, a Columbia-based affordable housing advocate, died of colon cancer Sept. 22 at her Hyattsville home. The former Northeast Baltimore resident was 46.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Gardenville on LaSalle Avenue, she was a 1982...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 2:13 PM
When Roscoe Bartlett was thrust suddenly into front runner status in a topsy-turvy race for Congress in 1992, Republican leaders in Maryland arranged a meeting so he could get to know them.
Maybe it was his ill-fitting suit, or his folksy demeanor, but...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 6:09 PM
A congressional map drafted by Maryland Democrats drew more opposition Wednesday as Republican leaders offered alternative proposals, the state NAACP requested changes and the O'Malley administration released 600 comments — mostly critical —...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 6:03 PM
The sign proclaiming his little urban yard a "wildlife habitat" became more than a label the day Dirk Geratz found the nest of baby rabbits.
He'd hoped for robins and butterflies as he checked off the ground cover, the bird baths and the berry bushes...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:22 AM
During this presidential election season, we Americans may not agree on everything. But one thing we do agree on is this: Only through democracy and open debate can we hope to solve our toughest challenges as a nation.
Unfortunately, here in Maryland,...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Thanks for entering the Montgomery County Fair Prize Giveaway Contest!
(You have 24hrs from the date listed to claim your prize by calling 202-298-1650)
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| Jul 3, 2010
| 5:23 PM
Three hospitals have consistently outpaced all others in Maryland in the use of stents to treat heart patients, according to data obtained by The Baltimore Sun, raising questions as state regulators examine whether the expensive procedure is performed...