| Feb 22, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Mary McElroy gave 22 years to the Baltimore City Fire Department as a firefighter-paramedic. The job, she says, gave her breast cancer.
The state Workers' Compensation Commission agreed, issuing an order last fall that requires the city to cover any...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:14 AM
It’s the start of some new beginnings for the kids of McKinley High this week, and what better way to express those new beginnings than with the cool sounds of the one and only Mr. Billy Joel?
Some students started thinking about their futures...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:05 AM
They'll always be linked, not just by similar coaching pedigrees and shared experiences, but because of one January 2008 decision that helped shape two franchises for years to come.
To John Harbaugh, it was an opportunity of a lifetime. To Rex Ryan,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 10:45 AM
No money will be changing hands when the Maryland All-State Community Band performs a concert on Sunday, July 21, at 2 p.m., at River Hill High School in Clarksville. That's because the concert is free, and the musicians are not paid.
"The magic of...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:15 AM
The congregation of Timonium United Methodist Church expresses pride in the accomplishments of these recent graduates: Christine King, DeeDee Ling, Lucas Myers and Nicholas Myers, Dulaney High School; Amelia Loudon–Doud, Carver Center for Arts and...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Col. Phil Kasten, chief deputy of the Carroll County Sheriff's Office, announced his candidacy for sheriff in a news release Wednesday, nearly two weeks after Sheriff Ken Tregoning said he would not run for reelection in 2014.
Kasten, 39, becomes the...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Will consumers pay $20 for a reusable glass drinking bottle?
Walt Himelstein thinks so. The Owings Mills environmental chemist and entrepreneur invented the Pure reusable glass drinking bottle, which features a shock-absorbing plastic sleeve that holds...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Dr. Benjamin H. Cassutto, a veterinarian and Army veteran, died Thursday of cancer at Nanticoke Hospital in Seaford, Del. The Millsboro, Del., resident was 52.
The son of a minister and a Carroll County educator, Benjamin Henricus Cassutto was born in...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Evelyn Mogren lets the chips fall where they may nearly every day.
After pull-starting her gas-powered chain saw, she deftly applies the tip to a parrot’s wing, a fox’s tail or a rabbit’s fur coat, and their hides and claws begin...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Conor Cunningham wants to make sure he and his teammates finish the upcoming season the same way the previous five Hereford High School boys lacrosse teams have exited their recent campaigns.
On top. Yes, the Bulls are prepae very least, earn the...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Abe Bortz, the Social Security Administration's first historian and a voracious book collector and reviewer, died Tuesday of lymphoma at his home in Pikesville. He was 93.
Dr. Bortz grew up in Cincinnati, graduating from high school there in 1937 and...
| Jun 26, 2011
Dr. Betty W. Robinson, a psychiatrist who had been director of inpatient services at the Walter P. Carter Center in downtown Baltimore and an associate professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, died June 19 of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice...