| Nov 28, 2011
| 3:34 PM
A 48-year-old East Baltimore man has been charged with raping a teenage girl in a vacant building last month after police said DNA evidence linked him to the assault.
Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the suspect, Alvin Ray Wright, is accused of...
| Dec 2, 2011
The Learn to Live program of the Department of Health has a new healthful eating kit that features a free cookbook and tips that will help you select foods high in fiber and low in fat and sodium. Recipes are also quick, easy and...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:21 PM
Dr. Duane Anthony Sewell, a highly regarded head and neck surgeon and researcher who was also a member of the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, died Nov. 26 of gastric cancer at his Mount Washington home.
Dr. Sewell was 44.
| Dec 2, 2011
| 3:13 PM
The 89-year-old mother of Alan Gross, the Maryland man who is serving 15 years in a Cuban prison after taking cellphones, laptop computers and satellite equipment into the communist nation, released a video statement Thursday appealing to President Raúl...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:05 PM
When the Rev. Keron Sadler of the NAACP tried to persuade churches around the country to play a more active role in HIV/AIDS education, she drew some hostile reactions. One pastor said his congregants might think he was gay. Another said AIDS is a curse....
| Dec 7, 2011
Taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, Dec. 7, 1961:
Harford County officials were up in arms over the Maryland State Roads Commission's decision a half century ago this week to eliminate the interchanges at Routes 155 in Havre de Grace and...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 11:12 AM
It wasn't long after Dr. James Higgins became chief of the Curtis National Hand Center at Union Memorial Hospital last January that he answered a call from Operation Smile, the Norfolk-based humanitarian group that provides free surgery for needy children...
| Dec 11, 2011
100 Years Ago
Neighbors in war and peace
Social news from Lawyers Hill in the Times:
"Miss Warfield was the guest of Miss Mary Bowdoin on Sunday last."
From Pfeiffer's Corner social column:
"Miss Alice Wheeler spent the weekend in the home of her...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 2:38 PM
Charges have been dropped against a hearing-impaired Havre de Grace man who was accused of raping a woman in April.
The incident dates to April 3, when Havre de Grace Police responded to a call of a woman lying on the ground in the 3000 block of Lewis...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 9:58 AM
For the Pointers to win their first Baltimore County divisional championship, they had to be nearly perfect within Division 2.
At 9-0 they were, thanks to what they learned from their coach: mental toughness, a...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Mark Gregory remembers.
He remembers dates. There was the day after Thanksgiving in 1989, when doctors found a tumor near his brain. Then there was July 26, 1991, when Gregory, who’d been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, underwent a bone marrow...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Hairstylist Reggie Dowdy has found himself time and time again doing emergency hair repair on women whose tresses have been damaged by weaves and extensions.
They come in with bald spots, also known as alopecia, and thinning hair caused by heavy weaves...