| Feb 9, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Rescue crews rescued two boys stuck on ice in open water in Pasadena, the Anne Arundel County fire department said Sunday afternoon.
The boys had been trapped on a Magothy River tributary in the 1100 block of Jeronco Way, said Lt. Jack Beall, a spokesman...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Frank J. "Gus" Vogel, an official of the Maryland Transportation Authority Police, died of cancer Wednesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Chase resident was 60.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Frank John Vogel and Margaret Vogel....
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:27 PM
An intensive care unit nurse in a small-town hospital on the Eastern Shore suspected that a patient had necrotizing fasciitis, the so-called "flesh-eating" disease.
The condition is rare. Even experienced intensive-care doctors seldom see it, and, since...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Anne Arundel County Police say a woman was taken to a hospital Sunday with a "serious" dog bite after trying to stop two pit bulls from attacking her dog.
According to police, on Sunday at about 9:05 p.m., officers responded to the 400 block of...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Thanks for Jonathan Pitts' article regarding hospice care ("Urging African-Americans to look at hospice for end of life," Dec. 19). I work on the palliative care service at University of Maryland Medical Center and often encounter resistance to hospice...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 4:13 PM
When physician Lenny Feldman visits a hospitalized patient, he said, he does what he can to infuse the encounter with a personal touch.
One favorite technique: sitting at the edge of the bed so he can address his client eye-to-eye.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Dr. Timothy D. Baker, a professor of international health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, where his career spanned more than five decades, died Dec. 17 of a stroke at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Cockeysville resident was 88.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:42 PM
A Baltimore jury on Tuesday awarded $50,000 to a West Baltimore boy who said he was wrongly arrested more than two years ago, according to court records.
The boy, who was 13 at the time, claimed he was assaulted by officers and arrested, then let go,...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 6:50 PM
A woman pepper sprayed more than two dozen people after being confronted trying to steal a pair of boots at Arundel Mills Mall Sunday afternoon, Anne Arundel police said.
The woman, who police identified as Cierra Bianca Scott, 24, of the 5000 block...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:42 PM
For the second time in three days, Anne Arundel County police say a child was left alone in a cold vehicle at the Arundel Mills complex in Hanover.
Police say a man left his 6-year-old grandson in the mall parking lot near Best Buy on Thursday as snow...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Jeffrey A. Paige, who served West Baltimore neighborhoods in the House of Delegates, died of complications of open-heart surgery Tuesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Irvington resident was 57.
He was a member of the House of...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Along with chemicals, fuses, guns and bomb-making materials, police say Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr. had how-to manuals in his Glen Burnie home with titles such as "Boobytraps," "Deadly Brew," "Highly Explosive Pyrotechnic Compositions" and "The Poor Man's...