| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Melvin Ray Harris, a longtime employee of the United States Information Agency whose love of the outdoors led to stints with the National Park Service and as a volunteer at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and the National Aquarium, died May 24 at the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:36 AM
When the runners at this year's Maryland Half Marathon make their way across the finish line after 13.1 miles, Amy Babst plans to be there handing out medals with a smile.
"It means so much to me to support those who are raising money to fight cancer,"...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Walter G. Amprey, the Baltimore schools superintendent from 1991 to 1997 who was remembered as an innovative educator, died of a pulmonary embolism Tuesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Finksburg resident was 69.
"He always put the...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:50 AM
In the new Marvel movie, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," Captain America (Played by Chris Evans) is seen coolly riding his new Harley-Davidson on the streets of D.C. While watching this, I can only think of one thing: Where is Captain America's...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Constance K. Rand, a homemaker and volunteer, died April 21 of respiratory failure at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Roland Park resident was 97.
The daughter of Herbert Waldemar Koehn and Dallas Huntington Rogers Koehn, Constance Huntington Koehn...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Jack McT. Dibler, a much-revered Howard County chemistry teacher who was also an avid Washington Capitals fan, died Tuesday of esophageal cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was 63.
The son of a truck driver and a housekeeper, Jack...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:25 PM
A 4-year-old boy attending a birthday party in Glen Burnie drowned in Marley Creek Saturday after he wandered onto a backyard pier, Anne Arundel County police said.
Police identified the boy as Jaden Dixon of Glen Burnie.
The party, which the...
| Mar 26, 2014
A Bel Air man died Sunday from injuries he suffered in a three-vehicle crash north of Forest Hill early Friday evening, Maryland State Police said.
The accident happened around 5 p.m. in the 3000 block of Rocks Road (Route 24) near the bridge over...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post, reprinted here, is from Shanti Lewis.
"What diet should I follow?" is the most common question dietitians face. Dietitians seek foods that...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:08 AM
Four people were shot Saturday night and early Sunday in separate incidents in Baltimore and Baltimore County.
The first shooting occurred in Baltimore just before 10 p.m. when, city police said, a man was shot in the foot. It was initially reported...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Three people were shot late Saturday and early Sunday in separate incidents in Baltimore, but all are expected to recover from their injuries.
About 10 p.m. Saturday, police responded after a 14-year-old boy walked into University of Maryland Medical...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Six people were rescued from the cold, choppy Magothy River on Sunday evening after their small boat was swamped with waves and sank, police said.
Two couples and two children were headed back to shore after spending the afternoon on Dobbins Island,...