| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:25 PM
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...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:52 PM
With cannon booms, a drum roll and the Navy at the ready, the state unveiled its plans Thursday to celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812, a series of events designed to showcase Maryland's role in the conflict.
The Pride of Baltimore II, numerous...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Dorothy McIlvain Scott, a lifelong Baltimore philanthropist whose largesse has benefited cultural, medical, religious and educational institutions, died in her sleep of unknown causes Tuesday at her home in the Brightwood retirement community in...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 1:18 PM
Mabel Hilda Young, a retired Baltimore City public schools administrator who was present at the desegregation of Gwynn Oak Amusement Park, died of complication from surgery Nov. 19 at Sinai Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 84.
| Nov 28, 2011
| 11:46 AM
The sounds of the season in Howard County always prominently include Columbia Pro Cantare performing portions of Handel's "Messiah." Of course, there are other Christmas-oriented concerts in the Baltimore area to consider adding to your classical shopping...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 8:18 AM
"What's in a name?" Shakespeare once famously asked. Quite a lot, learned the members of the Clipper Mill String Quartet, which plays at the next Sundays at Three chamber music concert, Dec. 4.
The group, which is made up of three full-time members of...
| Dec 3, 2011
A bevy of Santas will not tap-dance their way into Rockette-style formations onstage to help the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra celebrate the Christmas season this year.
That cute tradition, and the rest of the Holiday Spectacular presented by the BSO...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 10:12 AM
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5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 3:40 PM
In addition to such things as new recording contracts and a nationally recognized education program, Marin Alsop's influence as music director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra can be seen in the programming each season.
She typically weaves...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Patricia Modell, a successful TV and film actress in the 1950s and '60s who became a well-known philanthropist in Baltimore with her husband, former Ravens owner Arthur Modell, died Wednesday at the age of 80.
Mrs. Modell was admitted two weeks ago to...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Arthur Beneckson, a retired Baltimore County public schools psychologist and guidance counselor who was also a popular summer camp counselor for 30 years, died Oct. 4 of coronary artery disease at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center & Hospital.
| Oct 16, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Selma D. Streett, who with her husband developed Anne Arundel County's Chartwell community, died Oct. 8 of heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
She was 98.
The daughter of a businessman and a homemaker, Selma Demmitt was born in rural Carroll...