| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:15 PM
University of Maryland Medical Center said Thursday it will reduce labor expenses by 3 percent, including the elimination of 65 jobs next week.
The Baltimore hospital will lay off additional employees during a second round of job cuts in August. It...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:01 PM
The Sarasota, Fla., Police Department has announced the appointment of Stephen Moyer, a longtime resident of Harford County, as the department's new assistant chief.
Moyer has 30 years of experience in law enforcement. He was introduced during a special...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Charles Sandlass, a retired computer instruments worker who competed in numerous wheelchair sports competitions, died Wednesday at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center. Family members said no cause of death has been determined. He was 74 and lived in...
| May 12, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Anna Whetstone, 23, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis when she was 17. She was a high school junior in Hershey, Pa., playing on her school's field hockey team when she got hit in the head with a ball.
"I was feeling fine at the time," she said,...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 6:10 PM
— At 2:42 p.m. on Monday — just minutes before the first bomb exploded along the marathon course — Carol Downing's son-in-law and daughters were positioned perfectly to watch her run past the blue-and-yellow finish line painted across...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 1:34 PM
For years, patients in Maryland with intractable pain, chronic diseases or terminal diseases have lobbied lawmakers to legalize the medical use of marijuana to ease their symptoms. And for years the state has been torn between compassion and caution about...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 6:24 PM
A 35-year-old woman was killed after being hit by a car in Pasadena shortly before 7 a.m. Thursday, officials said.
Anne Arundel County police identified the woman as Karla Nicole Wilson, 31, of Mayfield Avenue in Baltimore. She was struck near the...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:54 PM
The first Marylander to succumb to rabies since 1976 developed the virus through a kidney transplant that took place more than a year before the Army veteran died of the disease in February, national health and defense officials said Friday.
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:40 PM
The University of Maryland Medical System is planning to build a $50 million ambulatory care center, for outpatient services, on the campus of Maryland General Hospital.
Initial plans for the seven-story structure were revealed at the city's...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:24 AM
The state Department of Transportation reported a collision on the inner loop of Interstate 695 prior to Exit 16 (Interstate 70) in Baltimore County at 9:10 a.m.
A three-vehicle collision on the inner loop of Interstate 695 prior to Exit 16 (Interstate...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Virginia B. Machovec, a retired city public school cafeteria cashier and longtime hospital volunteer, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was 92.
The daughter of a Cross Street Market worker and a homemaker, Virginia...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Multiple residents in Anne Arundel County were displaced Thursday evening after fires blazed through their homes in separate incidents.
Fire officials first responded to the 6400 block of Lamplighter Ridge in Glen Burnie around 9:45 p.m. where a two-...