| Feb 21, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Maybe it's the influence of British royalty or a popular children's character.
Whatever the reason, babies born at Greater Baltimore Medical Center last year were most likely to be named William or Olivia.
The hospital released its annual report of...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:37 AM
John Richard "Dick" Irwin, a tough, accurate veteran police reporter with a heart of gold whose signature Police Blotter became required reading for both crime aficionados and the just plain curious, died Wednesday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center of...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:25 AM
When Jonah Posner developed a fever last spring, his mother, Tracy, didn’t think much of it. The then-2-year-old was eating, drinking and sleeping as he usually did.
“He had no other symptoms besides the fever,” Tracy Posner says....
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Three men have been arrested in connection with 24 convenience store robberies — three of which occurred in Lansdowne and Arbutus — over the course of six weeks, according to Baltimore County Police.
Police have arrested Omar Hance, 31, of...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:31 AM
A Cockeysville woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter in the death of her 91-year-old mother, who police said was left for two days inside a bathroom in the home the two shared.
Police said Sharon Caslow, 65, initially called 911 Jan....
| May 12, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Downtown Towson is on the cusp of a building boom that will transform this suburban county seat into one of the most dynamic, cosmopolitan communities in Maryland.
All the elements are in place for this transformation. Towson has two institutions of...
| May 13, 2013
| 9:45 AM
I'm pleased to see The Sun revealing the charges by Maryland hospitals to patients. The differences are astounding. ("Costs vary for same treatment," May 9).
Recently, I spent three days and two nights at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center for an...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Gregory H. Barnhill, a career investment banker who embraced and promoted hundreds of civic projects and charities, ended his life Friday evening in Baltimore County. He was 59 and lived in Stevenson.
"Greg was a very good citizen who always believed...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Many people think of the Sept. 29 Legacy Chase at Shawan Downs as a great opportunity to sit outside and watch horses thunder across fields and jump over fences.
And they're right.
But the annual event, which benefits the Greater Baltimore Medical...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Shannon Duick brushed away tears as a technician fixed electrodes onto the head of her infant son, but as a machine sent beeps and clicks into his ears, the baby slept in her arms, unaware.
He slept as the machine came up empty, as it showed his brain...