| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:39 PM
The Maryland Board of Nursing has added a sixth case in its order suspending the license of an Ellicott City nurse midwife for her alleged actions during home births in recent years — including a case in which Johns Hopkins Hospital was ordered to...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Johns Hopkins will use an $8.9 million gift to make intensive care units safer for patients, expanding on the institution's past work to reduce medical mistakes that have long troubled hospitals.
The grant is part of a 10-year, $500 million program ...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Erica Christian, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the spring semester as a junior at the University of Mary Washington, in Fredericksburg, Va.
Patricia Contic, of Laurel, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice –...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Donna Heller might be busier in retirement than she was in the job she's leaving behind.
"I had so many plans I had to reframe my thinking. I was getting so booked" she said. "There's so much to do ... I want to work part-time, I want to volunteer, I'm...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 7:59 PM
Lance Armstrong tried to shed his serious public persona Saturday in Ellicott City by poking fun at the elephant in a room about half-filled with triathletes: his lifetime competitive sporting ban.
His host, Brock Yetso, president of the Ulman Cancer...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 11:28 AM
Megan Uebersax, of Sparks, graduated from Berry College, Rome, Ga. with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Spanish.
Lauren M. Thomas, of White Hall, graduated from Millersville University of Pennsylvania on May 12 with a Bachelor of Arts in...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 8:42 PM
The flooding in Harford and Cecil counties caused by Tropical Storm Agnes 40 years ago this week is considered among the worst of all time in both Harford and Cecil counties.
"That was the worst storm I can ever recall," Wardell Stansbury, a lifelong...
| 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...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:36 AM
The message sprawls out across Pat Moore's back like a beacon of hope — a permanent reminder that there is indeed light at the end of the tunnel.
'There are no mistakes, no coincidences. All events are blessings given to us to learn from.'
| Jun 21, 2012
| 9:55 AM
It's ironic that the year we, both new medical students, moved across the street from the nation's best hospital and began learning how to manage the health of others is the same year we stopped taking care of our own. It was a year of ups and downs....
| Jun 25, 2012
| 2:12 PM
It was July 1, 1952, that Dr. William H. "Dinty" Moore III, president and proprietor of the long-gone Maryland College for Women in Lutherville, opened the College Manor retirement facility on the college's former campus, in the 300 block of Seminary...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Anne B. Leavitt, a retired registered nurse and an alto singer who was a longtime member of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church Choir and Baltimore Choral Arts Society, died June 21 of a stroke at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
She was 79.