| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The avalanche of statements following the release of the Freeh report continues. Here are two from head coach Bill O'Brien and Dave Joyner, acting athletics director. O'BRIEN "Today we received the results of the Freeh Group's investigation into what...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Quarterback Matt McGloin said Friday that he hoped revelations from the Freeh report would not overshadow the annual Lift For Life charity event. The players made sure that didn't happen, raising a record $110,374 for the Kidney Cancer Association....
| Jan 16, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Now 3 years old, Alexander Ovalle Hernandez, is a bundle of energy. "He's the most athletic student in his class," reports Katya Dahdah from the Dominican Republicwhere she visited his family over Christmas.
Dahdah, a Newport News resident, mobilized the...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 1:44 PM
If there ever was a right time to be diagnosed with breast cancer, Beth Thompson found one.
In February 2006, the pea-size tumor in her right breast was too small for a clinical trial of Herceptin, a targeted therapy that had proved effective in advanced...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Editor’s note: Each Sunday, The Herald-Mail runs “A Life Remembered.” Each story in this continuing series takes a look back — through the eyes of family, friends, co-workers and others — at a member of the community who died...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Police officials and other employees at Bob Hope Airport on Tuesday donated a combined $2,125 to a 6-year-old girl who -- having been diagnosed with a form of pediatric kidney cancer -- has been raising funds for cancer research.
It all started with a...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 12:23 PM
A local man was diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2008, shortly after losing his wife of 30 years to cancer.
“It's a rollercoaster,” said Greg Schilling. “First you feel hopeless. Then, you want to have hope.”
Schilling found hope...
| May 6, 2012
| 6:52 PM
William B. Levin, a longtime member of the Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company and senior claims adjuster at the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, died Friday in hospice care at the Gilchrest Center of kidney cancer.
He was 65 and had...
| May 18, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Watching 66-year-old Dorothy Kuhn slowly inch her walker around Greencastle-Antrim High School’s track on Friday for the start of the Greencastle Relay for Life was nothing short of inspirational.
The 18-year breast cancer survivor managed to...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:45 PM
Rodney G. Stieff, former chairman of the board and CEO of Kirk-Stieff Co., which was the oldest silversmith firm in the country, died Tuesday of kidney cancer at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson.
The former longtime Orchards resident was 87....
| Sep 1, 2012
| 6:29 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It's a good news, bad news scenario.
Let's get the bad news out of the way first.
Few players are as familiar with the challenges of moving from second base to third base as Placido Polanco.
The 14-year veteran has won Gold...