Evelyn T. Beasley, a popular city public schools educator who was at the helm of Roland Park Elementary Middle School for nearly two decades which she turned around from a failing school, died March 24 from cancer at Woodholme Gardens, a Pikesville assisted-living facility. She was 89.
J. Spencer Hammond, former longtime minister of music, organist and choir director at Douglas Memorial Community Church who also taught music in the city public schools for more than three decades, died ThursdayJAN24 at Howard County General Hospital from complications from a fall.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's 2018-2019 season will include the ensemble's first performance of Olivier Messiaen's "Turangalila," as well as programs featuring violinist Joshua Bell and "Hamilton" star Leslie Odom Jr.
Naomi Greenberg-Slovin, who found a home as a researcher and playwright at Baltimore's Everyman Theatre after an eclectic career as a concert cellist, psychologist and translator, died Wednesday in Towson of pancreatic cancer.