| Apr 25, 2012
| 8:27 AM
If you take a peek into furniture maker Bill Hergenroeder's shop in Cockeysville, you may be surprised at what you don't see: no computer-assisted drawings or other high-tech design aids. He prefers the simple life.
The concrete floor of his shop is...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 3:46 PM
The Upper Chesapeake Health Foundation, in conjunction with Harford Community College, hosted the inaugural Adam Thompson Memorial 5K Run/Walk Sunday, April 22.
Despite the cold and rainy day, more than 200 runners and walkers participated in the event...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Sarah "Virginia" Littleton, a retired nurse and part owner of a Baltimore County pharmacy and nursing home, died Thursday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of renal failure complicated by a stroke.
She was 83.
Mrs. Littleton, born Sarah Meyer in...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 7:05 PM
At the ding of a cowbell Sunday, staffers in a command center at the Johns Hopkins Hospital began clapping and yelling out victory cheers.
Another department had begun to transfer patients as part of a massive move from Hopkins' aging hospital building...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:08 PM
The parent company of Harborside Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Baltimore, which faced state sanctions for air-conditioning failures more than two years ago, has filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to court documents....
| May 2, 2012
| 10:36 AM
James and Denise Carnaggio, of Bel Air, announce the engagement of their daughter, Cortney Jayne, to Robert Andrew Flock, son of John and Debra Flock of Fallston.
The bride to be graduated in 2006 from the John Carroll School and Salisbury University...
| May 4, 2012
| 9:44 PM
Frances D. Tompkins, a registered nurse who had been vice president and director of nursing at Union Memorial Hospital, died Tuesday of complications from pneumonia at the Oak Crest Village retirement community.
The longtime Stoneleigh resident was 92....
| Oct 28, 2012
| 7:31 AM
Landlocked in downtown Baltimore and unable to bear the weight of more floors, the Baltimore VA Medical Center has expanded inward.
The seven-story building, which occupies a city block on Greene Street between Baltimore and Fayette streets, has enclosed...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:40 AM
The Reisterstown-Owings Mills-Glyndon Chamber of Commerce held a chef competition last Thursday. Among the dozen or so competitors were Harryman House, Santoni's and Mr. Charles Market caterers.
The winner for best dish, herb-encrusted chicken, came...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Virginia H. Griffin, a retired registered nurse and former Roland Park resident, died Sunday of a heart attack at Towsongate Condominiums.
Mrs. Griffin would have celebrated her 80th birthday in two weeks, family members said.
The daughter of an...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Myrtle M. Watson, an Army nurse whose indelible memories of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor remained with her for the rest of her life, died Feb. 11 of vascular disease at Oak Crest Village.
The Northeast Baltimore resident was 98.
Early in the...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Linda Teixeira, of Laurel, is no stranger to emergency rooms. Her daughter is on dialysis and has other related health issues that require emergency care on a regular basis. What is new for Teixeira is that on this particular evening, she's waiting for...