| Sep 1, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Sue Komaromy has been out of New York since leaving her home on Long Island more than a quarter-century ago to play volleyball at Towson. Yet there is still a lot of New Yorker that remains in the 44-year-old mother of two who lives in Sykesville.
| Sep 21, 2012
| 11:21 AM
Roberta M. "Bobbie" Boykin, an attorney and yachtswoman, died Sept. 13 of breast cancer at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
The former Ruxton resident was 49.
The daughter of a businessman and a homemaker, Roberta Maccoun...
| Feb 3, 2012
Sue and Ben Erickson thought they were prepared after learning that their baby could be born with physical or mental disabilities. An ultrasound during the 36th week of pregnancy revealed an excess of cerebral fluid on the unborn infant's brain, but the...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 2:45 PM
When Nicole Bachtell talks about living with a rare cancer, don't expect a pity party.
She'll have none of that.
Instead, she prefers dwelling on the positives: the friends she has made, women who have become like sisters, the love and support of her...
| Apr 20, 2012
Dave Marsh stopped by to talk about the Kristen Ann Carr Fund 'A Night to Remember' fundraising gala taking place on Saturday, April 21st.
The Kristen Ann Carr Fund was founded in 1993 by Bruce Springsteen's co-manager Barbara Carr and her husband,...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 2:26 PM
BLACKSBURG — With his dad spotting him Friday in Virginia Tech's football weight room, Chase Ringler desperately threw every ounce of his 54-pound body into trying to bench press the 45-pound bar above him. At first, the bar barely budged, but he...
| Jun 21, 2010
Density. It's a less obvious feature of the female breast than, say, size. But at least when it comes to good health, it's probably more important.
In fact, it just might be the greatest cancer risk you've never heard of.
Study after study has found...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Here is the announcement from Crealde School of Art about its three new board members: WINTER PARK, FL â A core part of this organization's belief and mission is that the arts are for everyone: every individual has a story worth telling and something...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 6:34 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — It's way too soon to declare success, but an experimental drug for lung cancer patients with a certain gene showed extraordinary promise in early testing, doctors reported at a cancer conference on Saturday.
More than 90 percent of...
| Jun 30, 2010
A widely prescribed cancer drug noted for its ability to choke off blood vessels that help tumors grow can cause significant kidney damage in some patients, a team of Long Island scientists has found.
Kidney problems are the second serious condition...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 7:22 AM
A good circus performance can bring out the kid in almost anyone, with its bright colors, pratfalling clowns, and thrilling acrobats and jugglers.
Behind the scenes, though there's the different, just as enthralling world of the folks who labor long...