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Law improved much for disabled but much work remains, say advocates
Apr 20 2015
It was nearly 25 years ago, on July 26, 1990, that the Americans With Disabilities Act passed by Congress was signed into law.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society honors teen fundraisers
Apr 17 2015
Several students at Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese of Baltimore made the Maryland Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Student of the Year campaign a rousing success.

Good Samaritan Hospital's new glass chapel doors clear the way for quiet prayer
Apr 15 2015
It wasn’t always easy to pray in quiet reverence in the chapel at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in northeast Baltimore.

‘Priest for a Day’ is a wish come true for 11-year-old Missouri boy
Apr 09 2015
On Holy Thursday, Brett Haubrich took his place beside the altar at Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis as “Priest for a Day.”

Emmitsburg man recounts experience with local ‘angels’
Apr 07 2015
“Kelly’s my guardian angel,” Frank Harris said.

Tips for healthy kidney function
Mar 12 2015
Chronic kidney disease, the decreased ability to filter the blood of toxins produced on a daily basis by the body, is estimated to be present in about 20 million Americans.

Baltimore doctor kick-started heart of social ministry
Mar 09 2015
Retired cardiologist Dr. Raymond Bahr received the John Hook Award March 7 at the convocation.

After heart attack, pastor not afraid of dying
Feb 23 2015
Father James Kiesel, pastor of St. Joseph in Odenton, never expected to have a heart attack.

Ever a writer, Sister Mary Ann Walsh finding new voice in new role
Feb 22 2015
Response to her work for America has been almost universally positive, said Jesuit Father Matt Malone, editor-in-chief.

Beyond the Bell: Sophomore inspires Mercy High, one teddy bear at a time
Feb 19 2015
At the sweet age of 16, Lucie Amrhein dreams of ways that she can save the world.