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Sheppard Pratt Health System

Sheppard Pratt Health System
Sheppard Pratt Health System, based in Towson, is Maryland's largest provider of mental health and special education services.
Sheppard Pratt Health System, based in Towson, is Maryland's largest provider of mental health and special education services. « Show less

Top Sheppard Pratt Health System Articles

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  • Joseph L. Radebaugh Sr., florist, dies

    Joseph L. Radebaugh Sr., florist, dies
    Joseph L. Radebaugh Sr., an owner of a family-owned florist and greenhouse business who served customers for more than 65 years, died of congestive heart failure July 3 at his Towson home. He was 88. Mr. Radebaugh was born on a family farm at Stevenson...
  • Support groups around Howard County

    These groups meet regularly. Alzheimer's Support Group — Second Thursday, 7-9 p.m. For caregivers of Alzheimer's patients or those who have a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's. Learn about the disease, what to expect and how to cope. The Bain...
  • Motorcycle, cars in two fatal crashes in Balto. Co.

    A Philadelphia man was killed early Saturday when he was thrown from his motorcycle in Chase. Cpl. John Wachter, of the county police, said Fred Sturgill, 57, of Philadelphia, was driving his motorcycle shortly after midnight on Graces Quarters Road near...
  • Baltimore Best Bets

    Best Bets Belvedere Square — corner of York Road and Belvedere Avenue, presents Summer Sounds at the Square, a weekly outdoor concert series featuring free live music by local bands on Friday evenings. The series continues July 22 with the rock...
  • Sheppard Pratt gets state approval for group home in Ruxton

    Sheppard Pratt gets state approval for group home in Ruxton
    Despite local opposition, Sheppard Pratt's application for a high-end group home in a residential Towson neighborhood has received state approval. Karen Black, director of public relations for the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene,...
  • Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Thursday

    Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Thursday
    WEATHER Today's forecast calls for rain with a high temperature near 52 degrees. It is expected to be cloudy tonight with a low temperature around 36 degrees. TRAFFIC Check our updates for this morning's issues as you plan your commute. FROM LAST...
  • Ruxton: Put out the welcome mat for Sheppard Pratt

    Sorry Ruxton, no pity here for your becoming the most recent recipient of a group home for those with mental health issues ("State OKs Sheppard Pratt's plan for Ruxton group home," Feb. 16). It's time you joined the rest of us who have such homes in our...
  • Seeking peace in Ruxton after approval of Sheppard Pratt's Retreat

    Seeking peace in Ruxton after approval of Sheppard Pratt's Retreat
    State Sen. Jim Brochin said this week that he will push for dialogue with Sheppard Pratt Health Systems to try and ease community concerns in the wake of the state's approval this month for a group home in the Ruxton neighborhood. Brochin, a Democrat who...
  • Notre Dame Prep student's winning art focuses on vision of inner beauty

    Notre Dame Prep student's winning art focuses on vision of inner beauty
    When her art class was charged with the task of creating a poster that promotes positive body images, Meghan Cain, a sophomore at Notre Dame Prep in Towson, went right to the source. In her poster, which was chosen from nearly 285 submissions as the...
  • Dr. Michael Victor Edelstein, Sheppard Pratt psychiatrist

    Dr. Michael Victor Edelstein, Sheppard Pratt psychiatrist
    Dr. Michael Victor Edelstein, whose career at Sheppard Pratt Health System spanned nearly 30 years and whose hobbies were auto repair and listening to gospel music, died of a heart attack Monday at St. Joseph Medical Center. The Cockeysville resident was...
  • Towson attorney demands state rescind group home license

    A Towson attorney has filed suit to prevent Sheppard Pratt Health System from opening a residential group home in his Ruxton neighborhood, and is demanding that the state rescind a license recently issued for the facility. Thomas C. Costello claims the...
  • Ellicott City barns get a second chance at life

    Ellicott City barns get a second chance at life
    Two old barns in Historic Ellicott City have been given a second chance at life, albeit in a different form. Torn down in recent weeks, their wood will be used to build a new, modern home. The two rusty and somewhat dilapidated red barns had stood on...