| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:55 AM
100 Years Ago
Cows as collateral
Ad in the Times: "Quick Loans — $10.00 and up; On furniture, pianos, livestock, real estate, etc., in city or country; Baltimore Investment Co. 319 N. Howard St. Second floor."
75 Years Ago
| 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...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:23 AM
The Susan G. Komen-funded Breast Link program at St. Agnes Hospital is raising awareness about breast cancer at upcoming football games in Baltimore City in an initiative called Sports Link, according to a news release. The program will be on hand at...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:38 PM
A 16-month-old girl died in Lansdowne Friday after a male relative failed to drop her off at day care and left her in his scorching truck for four hours, Baltimore County police said.
Police identified the toddler as Sybriya Towels, of the 2700 block of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:32 PM
A "breakdown" in how Baltimore Police officers handled an alleged pit bull attack in South Baltimore that sent a 7-year-old boy to the hospital last week is now the subject of an internal police review, after animal control was left in the dark about...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Howard County police are investigating a crash that injured a motorcyclist when a car allegedly failed to yield the right of way.
The accident occurred Saturday at approximately 5:29 p.m., when the driver of a 2013 Dodge Dart was attempting to exit...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Food, games, free medical screenings, a chance to meet Ravens running back Ray Rice and more will be available to community members from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Kaiser Permanente's Family Fun and Fit Day.
"Our goal is to introduce ourselves to the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:31 AM
An article in the June 7, 1913, edition of The Argus reported on the slow recovery of a little girl severely burned several weeks earlier.
After lying in St. Agnes Hospital for three weeks, slowly recovering from burns which she sustained near her home,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:39 PM
A 47-year-old Baltimore man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder in the near drowning of his 3-month-old son in a bathtub at the family's Mondawmin Avenue home last week, according to Baltimore Police.
Augustus Parker, who has previously...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:47 AM
When Howard County General Hospital opened 40 years ago, even the emergency room workers had time on their hands.
"Some older Howard County residents didn't want to come there," said Bob Simonsen, a physician assistant who has worked in the hospital...
| May 22, 2013
| 2:52 PM
An article in the May 24, 1913, edition of The Argus reported the damage to an area farm due to an early morning fire.
A large barrack on the Wilton Farm, Wilkens avenue and Maiden Choice road, George J. Zaiser, owner, was destroyed by fire early...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Dr. Richard J. Bouchard, a retired cardiologist who played an instrumental role in the establishment of the cardiac catheterization laboratory at St. Agnes Hospital, died Saturday from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at Stella Maris Hospice. The longtime...