| Mar 29, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Bacon lovers, are you sitting down?
Better yet -- are you dead?
If so, your dream product is here.
Today they guys who brought the world Bacon Salt, Baconnaise and most recently, Bacon Lube, unveiled their latest creation: the bacon coffin.
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:59 AM
A 27-year veteran of the Baltimore Police Department who retired in 2001 and went on to work in corporate security at the Johns Hopkins medical institutions died Sunday after falling in his home on Sunday.
Hopkins announced the death of John L....
| Oct 28, 2012
| 12:19 PM
As the eye of Hurricane Sandy loomed over the waters some 500 miles southeast of Washington and the monster storm churned toward the Mid-Atlantic coast at 15 miles per hour, Marylanders braced Sunday for the arrival of a weather system some forecasters...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Joseph A. "Joe" DiPaola Jr., an award-winning Baltimore Sun photographer whose 1962 picture of the controversial nose-to-nose Preakness finish resulted in the suspension of a jockey, died Friday of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
| May 10, 2012
| 1:04 PM
A funeral Mass will be offered in Fallston Saturday afternoon for Don Ermine Jones Jr., a Harford County Public Schools employee who was one of two people killed in a three-vehicle accident on Route 152 Tuesday morning.
The service for Mr. Jones, 59, a...
| May 27, 2012
Norman Harvel is growing old under a mountain of debt.
At 60, Harvel faces medical and credit card bills topping $80,000. Yet Harvel is unable to work, having been injured at a job site more a decade ago. The former building maintenance worker now...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:16 AM
The driver of a pickup truck that struck two utility poles and the retaining wall in front of a funeral home on the 1600 block of Edmondson Avenue just after 2 a.m. Friday caused numerous residences to lose power.
The retaining wall at the entrance of...
| Aug 27, 2012
Earlier this summer, Dan and Heather Simons started adding up the cost of school supplies for their son, who is entering first grade.
Glue stick, binder, crayons, lunch box — plus a backpack to carry everything — could easily run $20 to $30....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:39 PM
Arrangements have been set for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for the on-duty Harford County Sheriff's deputy killed in a single vehicle accident near Darlington early Thursday morning.
Visitation for Cpl. Charles B. Licato, 34, a 14-year veteran of the...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Family, friends and colleagues began paying their respects Monday afternoon to Harford County Sheriff's Office Cpl. Charles Licato, who died in a car accident Thursday morning on his way home from work.
Monday was the first day of viewings for the fallen...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 2:04 PM
In was back in 1863, when E.D. Selby was an undertaker handling funeral arrangements for the citizens of Reisterstown and the surrounding communities, that "the real birth of the funeral industry" occurred, said Jeffrey Eline.
Eline, who represents the...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:12 PM
Melvin B. Lowe Jr., a floral designer and funeral home attendant who was also a partner in a special-events and decorating company, died Sept. 27 of renal failure at his Washington home. The one-time Northeast Baltimore resident was 47.
"Melvin was a...