| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Maryland's 32 birthing hospitals have all agreed to adopt new state breast-feeding policies and become certified as "baby-friendly."
The state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene embarked on a campaign nine months ago to get hospitals more...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Anne Arundel County Police are investigating a serious accident early Sunday in which two cars reportedly ran off a road in Annapolis, and both struck trees. One of the drivers was in critical condition early Sunday.
Police said at about 1:15 a.m.,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Rockwell Collins' $1.39 billion acquisition of Arinc likely will have some impact on the aerospace technology firm's 900 Anne Arundel County employees, but what that might be remained unclear Monday.
Rockwell Collins Inc. announced Sunday that it would...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:00 PM
A Howard County 911 dispatcher helped deliver a baby boy over the phone this morning when the expectant parents realized they would not be able to make it to the hospital in time for the birth, according to county police.
Dispatcher Meghan Blizard...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:37 PM
An Annapolis High School assistant track and cross country coach died of injuries she suffered when the bicycle she was riding collided with a vehicle, according to Anne Arundel County police.
Patricia Cunningham, 50, of Annapolis died late Wednesday...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Kenneth Graeme Menzies, a retired Gilman School teacher and lacrosse coach, died of complications from an infection Sept. 1 at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The Stevensville resident was 84.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of John T. Menzies, the...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Police reports and 911 calls released by the Annapolis Police Department depict a dark, frightening scene on Copeland Street on Tuesday, as a man reportedly stabbed a woman to death and was, in turn, shot dead by police shortly after midnight.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:14 AM
A Crofton motorist suffered life-threatening injuries in a two-vehicle collision on Route 450 in Gambrills Tuesday evening, Anne Arundel County Police said in a prepared statement on Wednesday.
Spokesman Justin Mulcahy said that at 10:38 p.m.,...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 7:52 PM
A 7-year-old boy was killed Thursday night when he tumbled from a vehicle getting ready to join Annapolis' Fourth of July parade.
According to a news release, the accident occurred at about 7 p.m. while the vehicle in which the boy was riding was...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Kyle Aldridge died after stepping off a parade float being driven by his grandfather, who was preparing to steer onto the Annapolis route for the annual Fourth of July procession of dance teams, antique firetrucks and hand-shaking politicians.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Lorraine Augusta Willis, a retired National Security Agency employee, died of a brain hemorrhage June 30 at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The former Annapolis and Arnold resident was 87.
Born Lorraine Augusta Bass in Baltimore, she was the daughter of...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Giovanna "Jenny" Sofia, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric payroll clerk who was active in her church, died of a heart attack Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. She was 78 and lived in Arnold.
Born Giovanna Dell'Uomo in Baltimore, she was the...