| Aug 23, 2011
| 10:23 AM
Frances Wellford Mason, of Ellicott City, dedicated her life to causes she was passionate about — animals and education. So it was perhaps not surprising that, with no prior experience, she raised a flock of sheep on a farm and helped found the...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 5:42 AM
Think amusement parks are just for kids? Think again.
There's nothing like screaming aboard a careening roller coaster, gorging on funnel cake and popcorn, or splashing in a spray of water to bring out your inner child.
The advent of spring means...
| Sep 16, 2011
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Shawn Edward Bunker, 24, of the 200 block of Poclain Road, was arrested Wednesday on a bench warrant in a case in which he was charged with driving while his license and...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Patient First will open the doors to its Catonsville medical center at 6333 Baltimore National Pike for the first time on Oct. 19, according to a release from the company.
The center will be open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. 365 days a year and offers urgent...
| Jul 21, 2011
"X-tink-shun" exhibit at the Philadelphia Zoo
Featuring puppets by the Jim Henson Company, "X-tink-shun" has characters of endangered or extinct species stationed throughout the zoo, educating visitors about the plight of their particular...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Gladys W. Winter, a homemaker and benefactor of several Baltimore cultural institutions, died Wednesday of emphysema at her home on Roland Mews in the Village of Cross Keys.
She was 88.
Gladys Woolford, the daughter of a banker and a homemaker, was born...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Kim Kolarik, Virginia
Junior, Riva, goalkeeper
The South River graduate helped the No. 6 Cavaliers remain undefeated by making 10 saves, including two at point-blank range, in the final five minutes of a 9-7 victory Sunday over then-No. 12 Syracuse....
| Mar 16, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Dr. John Leake Pitts, a retired pediatrician who during a long career in public health had been the acting Anne Arundel County health officer, died of cancer Wednesday at his Annapolis Roads home. He was 85.
Born in Roanoke, Va., he was the son of John...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site.
Mark Turgeon's efforts to strengthen his backcourt took him to Raleigh, N.C., last week, when he...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Tony Ray Hicks, a theatrical costume director, died of a heart attack March 17 at Maryland General Hospital. The Hamilton resident was 45.
Born in Bristol, Tenn., he was the son of Linda Faye Hicks, a homemaker, and Raymond Haskell Hicks, a farmer. He...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Thomson Reuters has released its top 100 U.S. hospitals based on overall performance.
The hospitals were ranked on 10 key areas: mortality, medical complications, patient safety, average patient stay, expenses, profitability, patient satisfaction,...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Philathia Yvonne Reese-Calhoun, former director of community outreach at Maryland New Directions, died Monday of cancer at Northwest Hospital. She was 63.
The daughter of a church sextant and a homemaker, Philathia Yvonne Reese was raised in Richmond,...