| Oct 12, 2012
| 6:44 AM
Drew Peterson spent a few moments beside his mother's casket at a Darien funeral home this week, a low-profile visit granted by Will County Jail officials.
Peterson, who last month was convicted of murdering his third wife, spent about 15 minutes at...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 12:19 PM
As the eye of Hurricane Sandy loomed over the waters some 500 miles southeast of Washington and the monster storm churned toward the Mid-Atlantic coast at 15 miles per hour, Marylanders braced Sunday for the arrival of a weather system some forecasters...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Loyola attackman Adam Pomper died Tuesday near his parents' home in Huntington, N.Y., the school announced in a news release.
On Tuesday, the homicide section of the Suffolk County (N.Y.) Police Department investigated Pomper's death. A spokesperson...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Though Norman Chaney has lain in obscurity for nearly 76 years, thanks largely to the generosity of Baltimore, the child star is getting a headstone.
In May fans launched a campaign to raise money to mark the grave of Chaney, a Baltimore native, who...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Albert Richard Baines Jr., a retired tool designer for Westinghouse Electric Corp. and World War II veteran, died Tuesday at his home in Arnold. He was 92.
According to the funeral home handling his service, his death was due to "natural causes."
| Nov 3, 2012
| 7:28 PM
Family of fallen firefighter Capt. Herbert Johnson spoke publicly this afternoon, the day after his death fighting an extra-alarm blaze in Gage Park.
"He was always a hero to us, now he's a hero for our city," said brother-in-law Dan McMahon, standing...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Local firefighter and former Sykesville Volunteer Fire Department Chief William “Mr. Bill” Frank Luebberman, 66, of Sykesville, died, Nov. 18, at the Carroll Dove House in Westminster.
News of the death of the popular life member of...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Baltimore County Police have charged a 20-year-old Baltimore man with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a city funeral home director.
Mark Brown Jr., of the 200 block of North Washington Street, in a neighborhood near Johns Hopkins Hospital...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Harry Judd Rose, a retired bus driver with the Maryland Transit Administration and a World War II veteran, died Sunday at Gilchrist Hospice Care from complications of a fall.
He was 94, and died four days after his daughter, Diane Beverly Rose, 62, who...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Rosa C. James, a retired mortician who enjoyed world travel, died of cancer March 5 at her Northwest Baltimore home. She was 80 but told friends she was "always 37."
Born Rosa Mae Cade in Lumberton, N.C., she came to Baltimore as a child. She was a...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:27 AM
A Gaithersburg priest who was put on administrative leave from his parish after a controversial funeral Mass at which he denied Communion to a lesbian said in a statement Wednesday that he "did the only thing a faithful Catholic priest could do" and...