| Dec 16, 2012
| 2:48 PM
Harry Ratrie Jr., a World War II and Korean War veteran who became a leading businessman in Maryland's highway construction industry, died Dec. 8 of a heart attack at a hospital in Naples, Fla.
The longtime Baltimore County resident, who moved to Florida...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Police in Baltimore County have charged a teenager with attempted second degree murder after he allegedly rammed a stolen minivan into a police car and attempted to run over an officer early Saturday.
Antonio Rashad Green, 16, was driving a 2003 white...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Baltimore County Police say an officer was injured early Saturday morning — and a 16-year-old is being being charged as an adult with attempted murder — following a pursuit in the Towson area involving a stolen minivan.
Police say on Dec. 1...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:45 PM
St. Joseph Medical Center officially became part of the University of Maryland Medical System this past weekend, and it's difficult not to see this development as a victory for all involved. The hospital had been rocked by a malpractice scandal —...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:40 PM
The Baltimore County police officer injured when a 16-year-old allegedly attempted to flee in a stolen minivan in Towson over the weekend is an 18-year veteran assigned to the Towson Precinct Patrol Division, a department spokeswoman said.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:47 AM
Anderson Cooper recently shared a picture of himself on Instagram with a patch over one of his eyes after he was blinded while on assignment off the coast of Portugal.
The CNN host said UV light bounced off the water and burned his eye, resulting in 36...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 6:31 PM
A Baltimore County police officer's weapon discharged as he struggled with a prisoner receiving treatment at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson on Wednesday, police said.
The officer was guarding a prisoner arrested in...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Jarnetta Kroh, a Greater Baltimore Medical Center philanthropist who assisted her husband in his import car servicing business, died Nov. 25 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder at her home in Laguna Hills, Calif. She was 81 and had lived in the...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Paul W. Wirtz, former deputy director of facilities engineering at Aberdeen Proving Ground and longtime comptroller and trustee of the Baltimore Streetcar Museum, died Nov. 4 from multiple organ failure at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
| Sep 29, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Like the strikes of her favorite past time, it took three sneezes to take out Phyllis Shotwell's hearing. A devoted Baltimore Orioles fan all of her 88 years, Shotwell was watching television one night last November when her sneezing resulted in total...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Maryland is on the right track in trying to do something to cut hospital costs ("Hospitals uneasy over rate plan," April 7).
A state proposal would establish a plan to tie medical spending to the growth of the economy. The plan, according to your story,...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Pauline H. "June" Brannan, an artist and former owner of a Mount Washington frame shop, died Tuesday of congestive heart failure and kidney disease at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The longtime Ruxton resident was 85.
The daughter of farmers, Pauline...