Boomers and Beyond


Man’s best friend: Pet ownership can be beneficial for older adults, experts say
Sep 22 2013
Exercise and companionship are some benefits of owning a pet.

WWII prisoner of war recalls capture, redemption
Sep 20 2013
U.S. Army Air Corps Corporal Leo Wojciechowski took part in a ceremony at the Pentagon honoring U.S. prisoners of war.

Grandparents range from traditional to hip when choosing what to be called
Sep 15 2013
While many seniors stand by traditional monikers, many others don’t see themselves as the “gray-hair-and-rocking-chair” grandparents of yesteryear.

Former Calvert Hall QB helps stadium, Ravens run smoothly
Sep 11 2013
Jobie Waldt, the Ravens' senior manager for stadium operations, knows football from the ground up.

iPad, PC users unite in Oak Crest technology clubs
Sep 10 2013
About 25 to 30 Oak Crest residents attend free monthly meetings for iPad and tablet users.

Jessup parishioner applies know-how to need with new sewing ministry
Sep 07 2013
St. Lawrence Martyr parishioner Kathy Furth started a "Sew Hopeful" ministry at her parish.

Hackett ready for move to Rome as ambassador to Holy See
Aug 16 2013
Promoting peace and freedom to worship, alleviating poverty and improving his grasp of the Italian language are some of the items atop Ken Hackett’s to-do list as he prepares to become the U.S. ambassador to the Holy See.

Mount St. Joe’s Norton trades dugout for front office
Aug 14 2013
After 31 seasons as the Mount St. Joseph Gaels' coach, Dave Norton is retiring from coaching.

Highlandtown parishioner doesn’t let persecution dim faith
Aug 08 2013
Estella Chavez said being Catholic is central to her life.

Our Lady, Queen of Peace parishioner finds deeper meaning with Knights
Aug 03 2013
Call it divine intervention or the work of the Holy Spirit.