| Dec 20, 2011
| 7:39 PM
Members of Soroptimist International of Glendale outdid themselves this year by presenting checks totaling $20,000 to 13 organizations serving women and girls. Their annual luncheon was held on Thursday, Dec. 15, at the Glendale Hilton Hotel.
| Dec 31, 2011
| 1:14 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 recently. Today's...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Anetta Jackson begins most days as she ends them — reading.
Fiction, nonfiction, magazines, newspapers. It doesn't matter.
She always has had a love of the written word, the Hagerstown woman said.
Now retired, Jackson, 68, has even more time to...
| Jan 10, 2012
Dr. Richard Fessler leaned over his patient's back and sliced through skin, muscle and bone until he exposed the man's spinal cord, crushed just days earlier in a motorcycle crash.
He then inserted a syringe into the cable of nerves and injected about...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Mom, I can read the sign across the street! my 9-year-old daughter exclaimed as she stepped outside wearing her purple-framed glasses for the first time.
A few weeks prior to that day, she came home from school with a note after a vision...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Singer Art Garfunkel, a real estate magnate and an investor are putting $2 million in gold bullion on the line to inspire researchers to cure blindness by 2020, establishing through Johns Hopkins Medicine one of the world's largest prizes for a scientific...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Question: I made a contribution to the Lions for White Cane Day last week. What is it and what do the Lions do with the contributions?
Answer: White Cane Day occurs every year on Oct. 15. Typically, the president issues a proclamation to that effect....
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:21 PM
Frank Tanabe’s health is deteriorating fast, but his desire to vote is not.
The 93-year-old Japanese American lies on his deathbed in his daughter’s Honolulu home, in hospice care since early September after doctors discovered his liver...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The federal Food and Drug Administration identified 89 medical facilities in Maryland that bought drugs from the Massachusetts manufacturer being investigated for a national fungal meningitis outbreak.
The facilities are among more than 3,000 in numerous...
| May 4, 2012
| 11:58 AM
EUNICE K. CLUCK-8-2-1919
Eunice K. Cluck, 92 passed away on April 19, 2012 in Newport Beach,
Eunice was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 2, 1919.
Eunice and her family lived in many parts of the country before settling in Southern California in 1970....
| May 15, 2012
| 10:49 AM
Bellamy earns perfect scores on exams
Kate Bellamy of Ramsey Funeral Home recently took her funeral directors and embalmers examination to become a licensed funeral director and embalmer. She earned a perfect 100 percent on both written exams, which...