| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Holly W. Bennett Jr., a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. construction coordinator who had a second career playing Santa Claus, died Monday at his grandson's Halethorpe home of complications from dementia. He was 84.
The son of Holly W. Bennett Sr....
| Sep 23, 2014
Otis M. "Jim" Long, a retired Maryland state trooper who survived the sinking of his aircraft carrier during World War II, died Thursday at Harbor Hospital of complications from a fall. He was 87.
The son of Nathaniel O. Long and Vera M. Long, Otis...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Gerald Wiseberg makes for an unlikely drug kingpin, but federal authorities say the 81-year-old Korean War veteran helped run an operation that doled out vast amounts of powerful prescription painkillers.
Wiseberg and his business partners opened a...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:17 AM
Among the bustling build-up in the center of Towson, where bigger and brighter seems to take the lead in the development of multiplex cinemas and popular restaurants, a quiet but significant restoration is happening in an unlikely place — Prospect...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The nurses at Emory Hospital who are caring for the two U.S. Ebola patients around the clock are not immune from fear. No nurses are. The truth stares us in the face every time an indiscriminate killer like Ebola or any horrific strain goes viral....
| Sep 7, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Dr. Charles E. Shaw Jr. was an internal medicine doctor when doctor rating websites seemed unnecessary and bedside manner was a prerequisite. He was there for the early years of the use of penicillin and held affiliations with several Baltimore-area...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Dawson Stump, a retired Baltimore insurance executive and Korean War veteran, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at his Owings Mills home. He was 86.
The son of Augustine Herman Stump, an insurance executive, and Priscilla Ridgley Dawson Penniman...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:30 AM
About 300 people attended the inaugural Navy Day in Port Deposit Saturday to tour the former Bainbridge Naval Training Center and visit the Main Street museum dedicated to its history, according to event organizers.
Those who attended, including men and...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Donald H. Seitz, a retired civil engineer who spent most of his career with McLean Contracting Co. of Baltimore and Norfolk, Va., died Aug. 3 of heart failure at Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster. He was 88.
The son of Henry Seitz, a Baltimore &...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:02 AM
The prospect of Harford County's economy losing in excess of 4,000 military and defense contracting jobs associated with various activities at Aberdeen Proving Ground is as unsavory a scenario that could be visited on the local economy.
Such a scenario,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Highland resident Vic McCrary, vice president for research and economic development, Morgan State University, was selected to the 2014 class of Fellows of the American Chemical Society (ACS).
The American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program was...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Russell J. White, a retired trial attorney who won an acquittal in a nationally watched case in 1980 in which his client was accused of shooting boys throwing snowballs at his house, died of complications from dementia Wednesday at the Heart Home in...