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  • Hopkins, UM graduate programs again rank among the best in nation, says U.S. News

    The Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland continue to boast some of the best graduate programs in the country, according to rankings released Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report. The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine rose one spot to a...
  • Owen Daly II, Navy veteran and top Baltimore banker

    Owen Daly II, Navy veteran and top Baltimore banker
    Owen Daly II, who served in the Navy during two wars and was a top executive at two Baltimore-based banks, died Thursday of heart failure at his Lutherville home. He was 87. Mr. Daly was born in Denver, Colo., and attended the Gilman School in Baltimore,...
  • Alice C. Jones, watercolorist, dies

    Alice C. Jones, watercolorist, dies
    Alice C. Jones, a noted watercolorist and former Hampton resident, died Aug. 19 of heart failure at her home in Delray Beach, Fla. She was 95. The daughter of a farmer and an educator, the former Alice Fulton was born in West Lebanon, Pa., and raised in...
  • Head of the Class: North Baltimore County college students earn degrees, honors

    Megan Uebersax, of Sparks, graduated from Berry College, Rome, Ga. with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Spanish. Lauren M. Thomas, of White Hall, graduated from Millersville University of Pennsylvania on May 12 with a Bachelor of Arts in...
  • Dr. Jamshid Hamed

    Dr. Jamshid Hamed
    Dr. Jamshid Hamed, a retired internist whose specialty was rheumatology, died Nov. 8 of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 81. "Jim made no distinction between his patients and friends. He was a wonderfully caring doctor and a great...
  • Dr. Stefanie F. Bergey, child psychologist

    Dr. Stefanie F. Bergey, child psychologist
    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...
  • The Rev. Frederick A. Homann, educator, dies

    The Rev. Frederick A. Homann, educator, dies
    The Rev. Frederick A. Homann, a Jesuit priest and educator who had been chairman of the mathematics department at what is now Loyola University Maryland, died Aug. 24 of a heart attack at St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia. He was 82. Father Homann...
  • Greater Loch Raven: Cool treats and warm receptions mark Education Week at Pleasant Plains

    All across the country, parents went back to school last week when schools opened their doors for American Education Week. In addition to welcoming parents into the classroom, Pleasant Plains Elementary School hosted special events each day. On Monday,...
  • Deborah S. Edelman, writer

    Deborah S. Edelman, writer
    Deborah S. Edelman, an author and writer who wrote widely on health issues and established Public Health Media Inc., died Nov. 10 of metastatic breast cancer at her Mount Washington home. She was 51. Dr. Edelman, who kept her maiden name, was born and...
  • Julius Henry Taylor, head of Morgan's physics department, dies

    Julius Henry Taylor, head of Morgan's physics department, dies
    Dr. Julius Henry "Jute" Taylor, who was a physics professor at what is now Morgan State University for 37 years and also headed the department, died Aug. 27 of heart failure at his Windsor Hills home. He was 97. The son of a brick mason and a homemaker,...
  • District 10: Bill Marker

    District 10: Bill Marker
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council. I am a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (B.A. History) and the University of Maryland Law School (J.D.). I have lived near...
  • District 14: Mary Pat Clarke

    District 14: Mary Pat Clarke
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council. I am a high school teacher and undergraduate instructor by profession. Earned my Master's Degree. English Literature, University...