| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Update, Sept. 6: Bruce Goldfarb, a spokesman for the state medical examiner's office, confirmed on Friday morning that the manner of Josh Burdette's death was suicide.
Concert venues are about the live music experience, but then again, they're not. We...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Two months before his 21st birthday, Patrick Jameson took his life after earlier warning his family that he intended to kill himself.
Two months after his suicide in February 2002, his mother, Looks Salon and Spa owner Marilyn Petersen, held a...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:11 PM
The vigil for Diamond Williams, the 16-year-old whom everyone called an angel, began with Pastor Michael Trotter Jr. instructing everyone to hug the person next to them, stranger or friend.
"You don't know what they're going through," Trotter said as...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A Baltimore police officer awaiting trial for murder in the death of his fiancee died early Monday in an apparent suicide in jail, state prison officials said.
James Walton Smith, 49, was being held in protective custody in the state's high-rise jail...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Baltimore police officer James Smith hanged himself while in his cell awaiting trial in the murder of his fiancee, an autopsy concluded on Tuesday.
The office of the chief medical examiner said the cause and manner of death was suicide by hanging, said...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Victoria Vernetta Glover had taken the available legal steps to protect herself from an allegedly abusive husband but was killed nonetheless.
Police say Cory Bowman shot his estranged wife this week outside her Parkville home as she was putting her 3-...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Saturday's fatal police involved shooting north of Bel Air was the fourth such incident in Harford County dating back to October in which a law enforcement officer discharged a firearm.
Seth Beckman, 19, of Bel Air, Beckman was shot by a Harford...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The National Football League and more than 4,500 retired players, including former Ravens and Baltimore Colts, reached a $765 million settlement Thursday over concussion-related lawsuits.
The settlement comes a week before the NFL kicks off the 2013...
| Sep 6, 2013
Meet the author
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia presents an evening with David Robinson Simon at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way. Simon's book "Meatonomics" is an exploration of the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Sept. 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day. As a volunteer with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) I encourage everyone to get involved whether you have been affected by suicide or not. As the Surgeon General said, "Preventing suicide...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
A bill named in honor of a Howard County teen who committed suicide after she was bullied online would make it a misdemeanor to repeatedly and maliciously use a computer or smartphone to bully someone under the age of 18.
The Senate last week gave final...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Amid growing concerns about the relationship between substance abuse and mental illness in children and adolescents, the Harford County Office on Mental Health will hold an educational town hall meeting for Harford County families and service providers. A...