Baltimore Women Pool Money to Give

Hilary Reser, Communications Officer
May 28, 2012

BALTIMORE WOMEN POOL MONEY TO GIVE $382,000 TO 21 LOCAL NONPROFITS   (Baltimore, MD, 5/29/2012) Twenty-one Baltimore-area nonprofit organizations serving women and families will receive grants of nearly $382,000 from the Baltimore Women’s Giving Circle, a fund of the Baltimore Community Foundation. The... Read more »

‘Tis the Season for Living

Vicki Lee
May 16, 2012

A 1980’s high school classmate of mine died recently. Even as Mother Nature was laying out her bounty of colorful flower blooms and bursting tree buds for this, our 50th birthday year, Ronnie Chester’s beginning was ending. No longer will his family and friends be able to hug him; nor will his classmates... Read more »

MAY “MOVE OF THE MONTH”

Tonya Wigfall
May 16, 2012

  One-Arm Dumbbell Rows   Starting Position   With one dumbbell in your right hand, palm facing the body, step forward with your left leg as if you were going to lunge.  Bend the left knee and straighten your right leg back.  Rest the center of your left forearm on your left leg.  Note: ... Read more »

MAY – Ladies, It’s Your Time

Tonya Wigfall
May 16, 2012

May is an ideal time to not only switch your exercise routine to outdoor activities but also focus on your overall health.  The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health promotes women’s health during a week-long observance starting on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13,... Read more »

May is National Osteoporosis Awareness Month

May 16, 2012

By: Sarah Woods, Health Writer May is National Osteoporosis Month, which is promoted by the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF).  Eighty percent of those affected by osteoporosis are women, according to the NOF.  Post-menopausal women are at a higher risk for osteoporosis due to low estrogen levels. ... Read more »

Ask the Home Builder

May 16, 2012

by Sarsfield Williams, Urban Home Builder Choosing Color: An Interview with Sherwin-Williams Interior Designer Celeste P. Gilbert, ASID As a General Contractor one of the most important and often challenging phases of the construction process for our clients is selecting the perfect colors for their... Read more »

Woman-to-Woman (May)

Dr. Renee Parks
May 16, 2012

Dear Dr. Renée Two months ago I cheated on my husband with a co-worker. It was a one-time thing and I regretted it almost immediately. Hoping that I could clear my guilty conscience, I came clean with my husband and told him what happened. Now he says he doesn’t think he can trust me and is talking... Read more »

The Internet: Attendance is Required

May 16, 2012

By Stephen B. Thomas Global Career Development Facilitator at Maryland New Directions If you’re part of the workforce world like me, you seek out hiring trends straight from the horse’s mouth.  So there I was, at a post-lunch speech by Adrienne Alberts, Lead Associate of University Relations at... Read more »

New for the Knee: MAKOplasty for Osteoarthritis

May 16, 2012

By Drs. Marc Hungerford and Kamala Littleton The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital at Mercy Medical Center Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis and leading cause of disability worldwide. OA is a degenerative joint disease characterized by the breakdown and eventual loss of joint cartilage,... Read more »

Gertrude Louise

Meghan Murphy
May 16, 2012

Gertrude Louise was born in Granite, MD on September 21, 1915 to Worthy and Bertha Poe. She was the youngest of five daughters born to the couple and proved to be the most independent and headstrong of them all. Soon after her birth, the family moved to Beltsville, MD., where Ms. Poe attended a one room... Read more »

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