| 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,...
| Jan 31, 2014
February is American Heart month. The Anne Arundel Department of Health offers kits and fact sheets about heart disease, its risk factors and prevention on the website learntolivehealthy.org.
Tobacco-free kids week
February 9 to 15, kids...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Two men were arrested Friday following a 30-minute crime spree in which they allegedly rammed into two vehicles and dragged a police officer alongside his car in an attempt to avoid arrest.
The alleged driver, James William Snyder, 25, of Baltimore is...
| Feb 2, 2014
Bruce Wheatley was considering coming back to the Towson area where he grew up when he saw an advertisement for an obstetrics and gynecology practice in Columbia that pitched an all-female staff.
As a nurse, he was dismayed enough to complain to St....
| 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...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Donna Schramek is looking forward to retirement on the Eastern Shore. She loves the smell of the ocean, walking on the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.
That's why the 64-year-old Brooklyn Park administrative coordinator at Medstar Health...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Robert Ballantine Jr., of Woodbine, fell critically ill with pneumonia on the last day of December in 2013. He was rushed to the Intensive Care Unit at Carroll Hospital Center, then transferred to the University of Maryland Medical Center Intensive Care...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 8:35 AM
"Is solace anywhere more comforting than in the arms of sisters?" wrote Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Alice Walker. This is all too true for sisters and Mt. Hebron graduates Stephanie and Jen Merson.
"Out of the blue one day, Jen suffered from two...