| Jun 30, 2011
| 5:21 PM
The plebes looked stunned.
Under a relentless barrage of commands, most of them bellowed, some 1,200 members of the U.S. Naval Academy's Class of 2015 ran the gantlet of induction Thursday, a process that by any definition appeared to be an ordeal. In...
| Aug 20, 2011
Art museum guards don't, as a rule, call much attention to themselves.
The unobtrusive men and women in uniform who ensure the safety of what's on the walls and floors are expected to issue do-not-touch reminders as needed. They'll also direct you to a...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 9:40 AM
St. Joseph Medical Center announced Friday, Aug. 12, that Charles Neumann has been named as the center's president and chief executive officer, effective Aug. 23.
"I know St. Joseph Medical Center and I admire its mission, its outstanding physicians...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Rabbi Seth Bernstein provided solace and leadership in New York City following the Sept. 11 attacks. He has led congregations in New York and Massachusetts. He has provided comfort to people in hospices and hospitals.
And now, Bernstein is rabbi at Bet...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 9:43 AM
I love rankings, particularly when Baltimore or Maryland makes the cut by some outside group.
Who can forget when Baltimore was rated by a travel magazine as having the ugliest people.
In this latest rankings, Kiplinger magazine named Baltimore as one...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 11:02 AM
Mary Joan Hagigh, a retired social worker and registered nurse, died June 24 from complications of a fractured hip at Emeritus Towson Assisted Living.
The Ruxton resident was 78.
Mary Joan Wall, whose father was head of collections for the Internal...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 11:52 AM
A recent column on the wreck of the steamer Clara Nevada, which went to the bottom in 1898 while returning from the Alaska gold fields with the loss of all hands and a cargo of gold dust worth $13.6 million today, brought interesting reader feedback.
| Jul 26, 2011
Coming off a grueling schedule of playing six concerts in as many days during a heat wave, rock bands in the Vans Warped Tour had one day off on Monday, July 25, before they would play another 13 shows in a row, beginning at Merriwether Post Pavilion on...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 9:49 AM
While it may be , those traveling to the Boston area on Saturday for the Ravens game on Sunday will see more weather action from a fast-moving storm coming from the Midwest that will dump snow and ice along the Northeast.
According to AccuWeather (who...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Do you think your doctor is open and honest with you?
Maybe not always, according to a new survey.
Researchers from Harvard Medical School and the Mongan Institute for Health Policy at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston surveyed 1,891 physicians...
| Feb 19, 2012
Ken Malone and the board members of his startup biotech company gathered in a conference room at the University of Southern Mississippi last October to make a gut-wrenching decision.
Ablitech Inc.'s funding was slowly drying up, and it couldn't find...
| Jan 15, 2010
| 4:22 AM
I can't believe I didn't do a post on the Ravens vs. Patriots food bet. I didn't even know about it until I heard Governor O'Malley's gracious speech to his Massachusetts counterpart, Deval Patrick, after the beat down, which ended......