| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:57 PM
The staff at Anne Arundel Medical Center considered canceling some surgeries on a recent weekend because the hospital was running low on a common drug used to help bring people out from under anesthesia.
It is the kind of problem hospitals and doctors...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Kathryn Barry Truax, an elementary school teacher recalled for her classroom presence, died of leukemia Dec. 2 at her Ruxton home. She was 30.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Ruxton, she was a 2000 graduate of the Bryn Mawr School, where she played...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:02 PM
As a volunteer at the Arundel House of Hope, Phil Bailey doesn't get paid for his services — for doing dishes, doing laundry or performing any of his other duties.
After 20 years of working at the facility that provides shelter, health care, food,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:33 AM
When Gilman and Calvert Hall kick off in Saturday’s MIAA A Conference football championship, they will play for more than the title and the No. 1 ranking. They will play for The Mike Whittles Trophy.
The trophy was created to honor the late...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 1:46 PM
A raft of new state laws take effect Monday, imposing new requirements from the car seat to the hearse.
Children under 8 years old will be required to sit in a booster seat or child seat until they reach a certain height — the Maryland...
| Oct 1, 2012
With heads shaved in unison to show Melissa Holland-Creel their support, members of the Perry Hall Rec football team and coach Bill Hennessy came up with other ways to honor teammate Jordan Holland's aunt's battle with stage II breast cancer.
| Sep 8, 2010
| 2:12 PM
For 10-year-old Jacob Krause, getting ready for the new school year wasn't a simple matter of back-to-school shopping. It also involved working out logistics for getting to the bathroom as many as 20 times during a single school day.
| Nov 9, 2010
| 12:16 PM
Maryland women's basketball coach Brenda Frese is entering her ninth season in College Park, and it might be the most challenging season of her stellar career. The No. 21 Terps will open their season Saturday night against Monmouth with a team so young...
| May 6, 2011
| 8:42 AM
A day after Dr. Mark Geier's medical license was suspended in Maryland over allegations of putting children with autism at risk, state officials were seeking to remove his son from a state commission that advises the governor on the disorder.
| Aug 14, 2011
| 12:37 PM
With visible excitement, Chris Glass runs his finger across a large wall map of the world at the world headquarters of the nonprofit, IMA World Health, in New Windsor.
He carefully traces his route to Tanzania, then taps his finger gently on Mount...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 11:15 AM
When Barb Miller and Natalie Powell said their 60-mile walk in Philadelphia Oct. 14-16 had a lot of highs and lows, they weren't referring to hilly terrain.
The Catonsville neighbors were alluding to their joy when meeting breast cancer survivors and...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:44 PM
The announcement summoning the Archbishop Spalding football team to the school chapel early on a February morning last winter baffled the Cavaliers. What could be so important in the off-season?
Wide receiver Richard Gablemen and some of his teammates...