| Apr 23, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Last year Baltimore City paid vendors more than $800 million, much of it for construction projects, gas and electricity, trash and recycling services, transportation and the like, according to monthly figures posted on a city website.
But some purchases...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Dr. Paul S. Lietman, a retired Johns Hopkins professor of medicine, pharmacology, molecular sciences and pediatrics, died of congestive heart failure April 20 at his Ruxton home. He was 79.
"He was a gifted educator and was beloved by generations of...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:51 PM
The Western Howard County Crop Walk will take place on May 5 at 2 p.m. at Larriland Farms. The event is to raise money for people around the world who are suffering from hunger.
Money raised can provide a family with bee hives, training and equipment to...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Dr. Ruth H. Singer, a retired physician who was a state health administrator and later worked in AIDS and HIV treatment at Chase Brexton Health Services, died of pancreatic cancer May 27 at her North Baltimore home. She was 69.
"What one loved about Ruth...
| Jun 20, 2012
Hello dear readers,
Will we see you tonight (Friday) at the free concert in Tydings Park at 7:30 p.m? Bring chairs and picnics. There is no rain location for the Gloucester City String Band, a unique mixture of Mummers music and other selections. No...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 12:24 PM
In observance of the 2012 National HIV Testing Day, the Harford County Health Department will offer anonymous, no-cost HIV testing on a "walk-in" basis on Wednesday, June 27, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the Health Services Division office on the top...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 12:20 PM
As National HIV Testing Day approaches, there will be a testing event held this week in Baltimore and the launch of an educational campaign.
This will be the fourth year for Project SHALEM’s City Uprising HIV Outreach Day, a collaboration with...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Giant Food has removed Talenti chocolate peanut butter cup gelato from its shelves after the manufacturer recalled the product, citing the possibility of salmonella contamination in the peanut butter.
Giant said Monday the recall includes all sell-by...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:10 PM
One year after announcing plans to move its headquarters to the former Monumental Life Building at Charles and Chase streets, Chase-Brexton Health Services is about to begin a $25 million renovation to prepare the property for its new use.
| Oct 19, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Wedding day: Sept. 29, 2012
Thomas' story: Thomas Roberts, 40, grew up in Towson and is a news anchor for MSNBC. His mother, Michelle Roberts, is retired and worked in the finance department for Sheppard Pratt Health System. His father, Albert "Rob"...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 2:17 PM
LaQuasha Singletary was having a normal pregnancy until the day her blood pressure shot up and her vision blurred.
The Pikesville woman was rushed to Sinai Hospital, where she delivered a 2-pound, 8-ounce baby boy named Caleb Lyles 10 weeks sooner than...
| Oct 12, 2012
Look good, feel better
The free program teaches beauty techniques to women with cancer to help them combat appearance-related side effects of treatment. Participants receive a bag of cosmetics donated by major manufacturers as well as instruction and...