| Dec 8, 2012
When Baltimore officials have talked about the city's "anchor institutions" — universities, hospitals, churches and other nonprofits — it has occasionally been unclear what sense of the word "anchor" they have sought to convey. When talk turns...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 9:00 AM
When Beth Kennedy's head hit the ice hard, she was stunned. The teen got up slowly, skated to her hockey team's bench and asked her rec league coach if she could sit out for a bit. But she returned to the heat of the tournament game a few minutes later....
| May 26, 2012
| 1:24 PM
As part of a federal project aimed at better treating pain, the University of Maryland, Baltimore will begin revamping the way it teaches future doctors, dentists, nurses and pharmacists.
Pain affects approximately 100 million Americans and their...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Peter Marvit never missed rehearsal with the Baltimore Choral Arts Society, and this week he showed up wearing one of his trademark ties — short, fat, and brightly colored. After the three-hour practice concluded with "Carol of the Angels," director...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:05 PM
OLIVET NAZARENE UNIVERSITY: Elise Jordan of Churchville and Katie Steelman of Aberdeen were named to the Olivet Nazarene University dean's list for the spring 2012 semester. To qualify for inclusion on the dean's list, a student must have been enrolled as...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:34 AM
It has taken 28 months, but former Virginia Techmen’s basketball player Allan Chaney is finally poised to suit up for another Division I basketball program.
The Baltimore native, who learned last August he would never be able to play for the Hokies...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Jean E. Breiner, a registered nurse who had been the school nurse at Padonia Elementary School for more than two decades, died Friday of myleoid leukemia at her Timonium home. She was 77.
The daughter of a truck driver and a homemaker, the former Jean...
| Sep 9, 2012
For more than two decades, Chris Warner's business has taken him into a death zone 26,240 feet above sea level, where oxygen is thin, the weather is cruel and a single stumble can be fatal. A certified alpine guide, Warner has led nearly 200 international...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Standing in the living room of his mother's Belair-Edison home late one summer evening, Allan Chaney raised his plain white T-shirt below his collarbone. He had just been asked to show his chest, to reveal the remnants of a more than two-year ordeal...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:10 PM
QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY: Blaine Dulkerian of White Hall, bachelor of arts in public relations; and Christina Heilman of Jarrettsville, bachelor of arts in public relations, graduated from Quinnipiac University during the 81st undergraduate commencement...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Sterling S. "Spence" Keyes, a veteran educator who had served as acting superintendent for Baltimore public schools in the early 1970s and later held positions with the New York State Department of Education, died Nov. 8 of prostate cancer at Gilchrist...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Erica Christian, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the spring semester as a junior at the University of Mary Washington, in Fredericksburg, Va.
Patricia Contic, of Laurel, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice –...