NIH: Life expectancy in police officers: a comparison with the U.S. general population

Life expectancy in police officers: a comparison with the U.S. general population John M Violanti, Desta Fekedulegn, Tara A Hartley, Michael E Andrew, Ja K Gu, Cecil M Burchfiel PMID: 24707585 PMCID: PMC4734369 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24707585/ Abstract: Previous epidemiological research indicates that police officers have an elevated risk of death relative to the general population overall and … Continue reading NIH: Life expectancy in police officers: a comparison with the U.S. general population

Wayne Gadow Obituary (1947 – 2021) – Westminster, MD

A Celebration of his Life and Memorial Service will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, April 10th, 2022, at the Crossroads Church, 895 Leidy Road, Westminster (21157) with the Reverend Jono Contestabile officiating. On December 13, 2021, Wayne Gadow passed away and went to be with the Lord at Carroll Hospital Center, Westminster, after a brief illness. … Continue reading Wayne Gadow Obituary (1947 – 2021) – Westminster, MD

Carroll County Maryland Branch #7014 membership form

Please download it, fill it out, and mail it to us at: NAACP Carroll Co. Branch #7014255 Clifton Blvd., Suite 203,Westminster, MD 21157 If you have any questions, email us at ccnaacp7014@gmail.com. Carroll County Maryland Branch #7014 membership form - right click and "Save as…" Greetings from the Carroll County NAACP Branch #7014! Thank you for your … Continue reading Carroll County Maryland Branch #7014 membership form

Maryland hospitals need the public’s help

January 12, 2022 - Maryland hospitals need the public’s help. Protecting community health is a responsibility every individual shares. Maryland hospitals need the public’s help January 12, 2022 - Maryland hospitals need the public’s help. Protecting community health is a responsibility every individual shares. Get vaccinated and boosted. Wear a mask. Keep your distance. Wash your hands. … Continue reading Maryland hospitals need the public’s help

The Navy is making chaplains a permanent part of destroyer crews (navytimes.com)

The Navy is making chaplains a permanent part of destroyer crews (navytimes.com) By Geoff Ziezulewicz January 12, 2022 “The mental health of our Sailors is a top priority for the Surface Force,” command spokesman Jarred Reid-Dixon said in an email. “We identified the need to assign chaplains aboard destroyers to help build Sailor resiliency across … Continue reading The Navy is making chaplains a permanent part of destroyer crews (navytimes.com)

The journalists leaving Afghanistan, and those who haven’t made it out — Columbia Journalism Review

On Monday, the day after Afghanistan fell to the Taliban, the publishers of the Washington Post, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal sent a letter to Joe Biden. They requested safe passage out of Kabul for Afghan colleagues and family members who were trapped there, “their lives in peril”; 204 of them…The journalists … Continue reading The journalists leaving Afghanistan, and those who haven’t made it out — Columbia Journalism Review

Historical Society talk on pre-colonial government in Carroll County by Kevin Dayhoff

Celebrating the legacy of the “Six Nations” – the Haudenosaunee Confederation pre-colonial government in Carroll County. A Historical Society of Carroll County 184th County Birthday presentation by local historian and writer Kevin Dayhoff on January 23, 2021 2:00-4:00 p.m. Registration is available at https://hsccmd.org/event/virtual-carroll-county-birthday/ ++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Historical Society talk on pre-colonial government in Carroll County by … Continue reading Historical Society talk on pre-colonial government in Carroll County by Kevin Dayhoff

Carroll County Food Sunday’s ‘tremendous’ executive director helped strengthen organization’s community involvement

Holiday Hope: Carroll County Food Sunday's 'tremendous' executive director helped strengthen ... Baltimore Sun Leister plans to retire at the end of the year and Caroline Babylon will take over as executive director Jan. 4. Leister will continue to work until March to... FTA: “Dominic Jollie founded Carroll Food Sunday in 1982. Members of his … Continue reading Carroll County Food Sunday’s ‘tremendous’ executive director helped strengthen organization’s community involvement

Robert McCurdy 2018 newspaper article – Pleasant Valley Fire Company firefighter bagpiper

Robert McCurdy 2018 Pleasant Valley Fire Company firefighter bagpiper - - Re-reading a really nice Carroll County article from May 21, 2018, about a local hero, Robert McCurdy, written by Jon Kelvey. Give it a minute or two to read. It is well-worth your time. Pleasant Valley firefighter lends his pipes to 12 years of … Continue reading Robert McCurdy 2018 newspaper article – Pleasant Valley Fire Company firefighter bagpiper