| Sep 8, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Too much water vs. too little water
Gov. Dennis Daugaard recently activated his drought taskforce in the wake of the drought that has gripped a large portion of our state. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor Map shows about 61 percent of South Dakota is...
| Sep 15, 2012
Drew Adia studied biology at Towson University, planning to attend medical school and become a doctor. His parents, immigrants from the Philippines, wanted that.
But as Adia prepared for the MCATs, his career plans suddenly changed. Working as a...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:21 PM
CUMBERLAND, Md. -- Allegany College of Maryland graduated 367 students at recent 50th commencement exercises on the Cumberland campus. The graduates earned a total of 437 associate degrees and certificates.
Members of ACM's spring 2012 class, and the...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Seniors with questions and concerns about their teeth will be able to get free answers through a new program from the Baltimore City Health Department.
Called “My Smile,” the program targets low-income seniors who are in need of dental...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Lindsay Reed and Dennis Tebout are announcing their engagement.
Lindsay is the daughter of Scott Reed of Coldwater, and Teri Reed of Coldwater. Dennis is the son of Dennis and Mary Tebout of Lansing, Ill., also of Paw Paw, Mich.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:12 AM
What kid doesn’t like to trash talk — especially boys? It must be in the genes because I definitely don’t walk around the house saying stuff to my son like, “I’m so much better at brushing my teeth then you are.” (Even...
| Jun 22, 2012
In Virginia, fewer than half the population has dental insurance. Now Delta Dental of Virginia has launched a foundation to improve access to dental care and consequently to improve the health of the state's residents. It has seeded the Delta Dental of...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 7:57 AM
A $650,000 grant will pave the way for a new health center in Evanston that will target low-income patients, officials said today.
TheU.S. Department of Health and Human Servicesgrant will allow the city to create a “federally qualified health...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation Tuesday enacting the states 2013 budget.
Gov. Snyder is several months ahead of the fall deadline. Last year, he also signed the budget well in advance of the deadline.
According to the news release, the...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Wichita City Council members have yet to see a proposal on fluoridation, but they’re hearing plenty of opinions. “It seems to be very polarizing,” says council member Pete Meitzner.
Meitzner says he’s receiving calls and e-...
| Jul 10, 2012
Creator of "Luca Lashes" series of eBooks and apps
Tips to help your child turn "fear of firsts" into fun
Introduce children to water at the earliest age possible, most...