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UMBC grad leads fight against virus

Keith Harmon, director of the Meyerhoff Scholars Program at UMBC, remembers the day in 2004 when he met a high school senior named Kizzmekia...

The return of hemp

Farmers fill fields with CBD for health Farmers in Maryland are once again growing hemp, a crop outlawed for decades in the United States because...

Stopping the stigma- Mental health gains from awareness

Count Patrick Finley among the health professionals who are encouraged when a celebrity makes a public admission about a personal struggle with mental illness. Finley,...

Demand rising for senior housing- New sites needed for growing population

“There’s not enough senior housing in Howard County,” said Kelly Cimino, director of the Howard County Department of Housing and Community Development. One solution may...

Vohra Wound Physicians names a Center of Excellence

The Mt. Airy location of Lorien Health Services, a family-owned nursing home, rehabilitation and assisted living company, has been certified by Vohra Wound Physicians...

3 Million feet of development–Wellness District taking shape in Columbia

The demolition of the American City building, Columbia’s historic first low-rise commercial space, signals the redevelopment momentum spreading through the Lakefront District. While much of...

PM Pediatrics acquires Kindermender

PM Pediatrics, the nation’s largest provider of pediatric urgent care, has acquired KinderMender walk-in pediatric centers of Maryland, bringing its existing locations in Laurel and Timonium...

Clearway Pain Solutions merges with KureSmart Pain Management

Clearway Pain Solutions has merged with KureSmart Pain Management, of Annapolis, creating one of the largest integrated pain solutions practices in the U.S., with...

VarcoMac acquired by Therma Holdings

Therma Holdings LLC, a portfolio company of Gemspring Capital, has acquired VarcoMac LLC, an Odenton-based provider of electrical systems and solutions serving the commercial,...

Maryland ranks 27th in drunk driving arrests

A new study found that Maryland has the nation’s No. 27 highest rate of drunk-driving arrests. Maryland’s rate of DUI arrests in 2018 was 308.7...

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