| Jul 10, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Wyatt Cameron "Cammy" Slack, a retired Maryland National Bank executive and Korean War veteran, died July 1 of respiratory failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The Blakehurst retirement community resident was 83.
The son of a physician and a...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Paul Frederick Obrecht, a well-known Baltimore warehouse developer whose various projects included Moravia Industrial Park, died Nov. 3 of complications from a stroke at his Lutherville home.
He was 82.
Mr. Obrecht, who went by P. Frederick Obrecht...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Stefanie F. Bergey, a child psychologist, died Nov. 9 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, at her Homeland residence.
She was 62.
Stefanie Friday Antonakos was born in Athens, and when she was a young child, she immigrated with her...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:12 PM
John Sampson Toll, a gifted physicist and founding chancellor of the University System of Maryland, died Friday of heart failure at the Fox Hill assisted-living Facility in Bethesda. He was 87.
Dr. Toll, an indefatigable worker who led three institutions...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 4:59 PM
The opening of four squash courts at St. Paul's School in Brooklandville has prompted coach Lanny Springs to wax euphoric about his favorite sport's chances of making great strides in Baltimore.
The result, he said, of having the first on-campus courts...
| Oct 13, 2011
Richard K. "Dicky" Marshall, a former Gilman School teacher and coach who was also a World War II veteran, died Oct. 5 of heart failure at St. Joseph Medical Center.
The Mercy Ridge retirement community resident was 87.
The son of physicians, Mr....
| Oct 18, 2011
| 7:01 AM
When the staff and contributors at the Jewish Museum of Maryland were putting together the new exhibit "Chosen Food: Cuisine, Culture, and American Jewish Identity," they knew better than to try and tell people what is Jewish food and what is not.
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The five weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day are the equivalent of "Black Friday" for charities, which receive nearly half of their annual donations during the holiday season, according to a Charity Navigator survey.
| Jun 18, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Erin McMunn and Cody Harman both attended Westminster East Middle School. When it came time for high school, their paths diverged — McMunn went to Winters Mill and Harman headed for Westminster.
Yet, as high school seniors, they essentially ended...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 3:32 PM
A diverse group of educators — including a former Gilman School headmaster — plans to open a public charter school in 2012 that would focus on preparing high school students in the York Road corridor for college.
"We envision being the...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:56 AM
Jay Davidson, the man bringing IndyCar racing to the streets of Baltimore in a few weeks, started out as a police reporter for Harford County's two newspapers more than two decades ago.
Fresh out of Princeton University in 1989, Davidson landed a job...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Richard Nash Jr., a retired businessman and avid boater, died Jan. 11 of pneumonia and heart failure at his winter home in Naples, Fla.
The Towson resident was 82.
The son of an IBM manager and a homemaker, Mr. Nash was born in Baltimore and raised on...