Prevention

dog attack, animal cruelty

Md. Officers Learning To Combat Animal Cruelty, Fighting

About two dozen law enforcement officers and veterinarians are gathering in Hagerstown to learn how to combat animal cruelty and animal fighting.

03/27/2015

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Angelina Jolie wrote an op-ed in the New York Times about her decision to make a pre-emptive strike against cancer, opting for a preventative double mastectomy. Her decision launched a worldwide discussion.

Md. Doctor Applauds Angelina Jolie’s Decision To Remove Ovaries After Cancer Scare

Brave move. Hollywood star Angelina Jolie makes a shocking revelation, telling the world about her close call with ovarian cancer and why she can no longer have children.

03/24/2015

dropout

$400K Donation Aims To Stem Tide Of Baltimore’s Dropout Rate

Stemming the tide of Baltimore’s dropout rate. That’s what one large donation from one of the nation’s top telecommunications companies aims to do.

11/20/2014

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Here’s How To Keep Healthy This Flu Season

There are some simple and effective strategies to keep healthy this flu season.

10/22/2014

mass shootings

Law Enforcement, School Admin. Train For Active Shooter Incidents

Deadly mass shootings are on the rise. In an effort to cut down on these tragedies, experts are taking an active role to educate Maryland communities.

08/01/2014

snakes

Slithery End To Summer: Snakes Following Mice Into Warm Md. Homes

A spike in snake problems. Calls are flooding into exterminators, as snakes move into Maryland homes. They’re looking for a meal and a warm place.

09/13/2013

bullying

Bullying A Growing Concern In Baltimore County Schools

Combating school bullying. Top school leaders to address the growing problem that’s contributed to a number of violent incidents across the nation, and sadly, some suicides.

06/27/2013

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Thousands Join Suicide Prevention Walk Through D.C.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is leading an overnight walk through the nation’s capital to raise awareness about suicide.

06/01/2013

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Distracted Driving: What’s The Government’s Role In Accident Prevention?

In this edition of AutoNSider with Daryl Killian, Daryl discusses distracted driving.

05/01/2013

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What’s Ahead For The Affordable Care Act In 2013?

This month marks the third anniversary of the Affordable Care Act becoming law.

03/27/2013

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Bill Gates’s $100,000 Condom Challenge

Develop the next generation of condom. Earn a $100,000 grant.

03/27/2013

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Frostburg State University Joins Anti-Campus Violence Effort

Frostburg State University says it’s joining a national effort to curb campus violence.

03/26/2013

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