| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Dan Rodricks' column about Obamacare and Western Maryland makes me think we'd be more successful in discussing the Republican opposition to this legislation if we called it "Romneycare" instead ("No progress toward deal on shutdown," Oct. 1).
| Oct 5, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Dr. Clementine L. "Clem" Kaufman, a former social worker and volunteer who also served for years on numerous boards throughout the community and worked tirelessly for social justice, died of cancer Sept. 23 at Roland Park Place. She was 89.
"She was a...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:30 AM
The flu can strike people starting in October, so Maryland health officials are rolling out their flu vaccine clinics. People can also get flu shots at most pharmacies, doctors' offices and sometimes at work. Everyone 6 months and older should get a flu...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 6:18 AM
A 29-year-old Reisterstown man was seriously injured in a car crash on northbound Interstate 795 in northwest Baltimore County early Thursday, Maryland State Police said in a statement.
Police did not identify the man, who was taken to the Maryland...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Firefighter Gene Kirchner of the Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Department will no doubt be on the minds of attendees of the annual Baltimore County Fire Service Memorial ceremony on Sunday.
Kirchner suffered severe injuries from a fire rescue in...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A single-vehicle crash on MD 10 at the Dover Road overpass in Anne Arundel County at 7:08 a.m. on Wednesday has shut down all lanes southbound and two lanes northbound, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Northbound travel is moving...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Maryland is experiencing a serious shortage of canine blood to help sick or injured dogs, and the Baltimore Humane Society and Blue Ridge Veterinary Blood Bank are asking for your help.
Dogs who suffer from immune issues require multiple transfusions...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:30 AM
I just received my property tax bill from Baltimore County and needed to call about the other charge appearing on the bill. It was more than the $39 rain tax — I had forgotten about the flush tax.
Both of these taxes are to benefit the...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Two Harford County men and a Howard County man have been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with an alleged pharmacy fraud scheme federal prosecutors say bilked the government out of at least $2.6 million in Medicaid and Medicare...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Now in its 100th year, the Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Company, founded on June 11, 1913, and one of the oldest in Baltimore County, has grown and changed with the times.
No one knows that better than Robert Murray Sr., who began volunteering at the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:02 AM
Westowne Elementary teacher Kathleen Mannion has spent long hours after classes using a cumbersome website to access the curriculum she is supposed to teach the next day.
"I almost feel like I am living in an alternative universe," said Mannion, who...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 6:14 PM
As Fable, a 5-year-old Newfoundland, lies on a table at the Baltimore Humane Society in Reisterstown, she doesn't seem to notice the needle in her jugular vein.
Instead, the pooch blissfully licks peanut butter from the hand of her owner, Lauren...