| 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...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Two men were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a possible lightning strike Wednesday night, and remained there as of Thursday morning, Anne Arundel County fire officials said.
Medics were called to a community beach in the 100...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Two men who were hospitalized in comas after being struck by lightning on a residential beach in Annapolis on Wednesday night have regained consciousness and are recovering, their families said Saturday.
Both Alex Steele, 23, of Annapolis, and Conner...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The head of aerospace technology firm ARINC and his wife have pledged at least $11 million to Anne Arundel Medical Center, the largest bequest ever to the hospital.
John and Cathy Belcher of Edgewater will give the first $1 million to the hospital...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Annapolis police are investigating the early Friday morning shooting of a 23-year-old man while he was running from a dispute, police said.
Police said that it is possible that Dejuan Jacarter Hill of Annapolis was the victim of a stray bullet. He was...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Two people were injured, one of them critically, in a car crash on the Bay Bridge that shut down the westbound span for nearly two hours and continued to delay traffic well into the evening, Maryland Transportation Authority officials said.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:57 AM
A 22-year-old Severn man has been charged with three counts of attempted first-degree murder in a shooting in Odenton, after police spotted him driving out of the area late Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County Police said Wednesday.
Andrew Gary Neale, 22,...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Maryland hospitals are buying more food locally, according to a new analysis.
Forty hospitals in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia are now purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables regularly during the growing season and nine...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:15 AM
The state plans to open its sixth hospital-based domestic violence program in Hagerstown, officials said today.
Other programs have been opened in Baltimore-area hospitals and this will be the first in Western Maryland, according to Lt. Gov. Anthony G....
| Feb 11, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Breast-feeding didn't come easy at first for Sharalyn Webre, who struggled through five months with her first child.
But with more experience, patience and family support, feedings were less complicated with her next two children, including a baby girl...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 8:50 AM
Julie McAllister was feeling serene as she lounged in her room with the window view, enjoying a quiet, kid-free afternoon.
It was almost as if she were on vacation.
But in fact the 37-year-old from Owings Mills had just delivered an 8-pound baby girl...