| Mar 21, 2015
Amy Iarrobino and Erin Kane took two different paths to get to medical school, but they ended up on the same steps at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine on Friday, anxiously waiting to find out which residency program they would be...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:00 AM
As a Baltimore City Public Schools teacher, I am concerned how the local media is implying that the system's current budget deficit is due in part to the innovative teacher contract approved in 2010. I am especially concerned that this blame will become...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:45 PM
Date: Feb. 4
His story: Ashe Smith, 30, grew up in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Ashe is a community organizer at the Parks & People Foundation and a founder of the Whitelock Community Farm in Reservoir Hill. He's also active with the Mount Royal Community...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 5:41 PM
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon has issued an apology on behalf of the fraternity, whose University of Oklahoma chapter was closed after a video surfaced showing members uttering a racial epithet while singing a...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 12:51 PM
LeRoy B. Mathews, former budget director for American Telephone & Telegraph and a longtime band member, died March 4 at the Maples of Towson, an assisted-living facility, of complication of dementia. He was 86.
The son of LeRoy Frederick "Roy" Mathews...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 7:00 AM
While the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will be enjoying a centennial season in 2015-2016, the Shriver Hall Concert Series will mark its own notable milestone — half-a-centennial.
The organization, which presents top-drawer classical soloists and...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 1:40 PM
John R. North, a retired civil engineer and church organist, died March 6 at York Hospital in York, Pa., of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was 77.
The son of Clyde M. North, a Green Spring Dairy stationary engineer, and Edna Erhardt North, a homemaker, John...
| Mar 14, 2015
The story of MedImmune, the Maryland startup that British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca bought for $15.6 billion in 2007, is an example for entrepreneurs striving for their own blockbuster deals. But MedImmune leaders say they want to go beyond leading...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 4:04 PM
A recent study of retired NFL players by Johns Hopkins medical researchers adds to growing evidence linking football with brain damage.
The study published last month in the journal Neurobiology of Disease focused on nine retired NFL players, but the...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:44 PM
There are always good reasons to venture out of Anne Arundel County to catch a production at Toby's Dinner Theatre in Columbia, but the theater's current offering, "The Addams Family," offers a few extra incentives — three local residents in key...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:06 PM
It was a typical winter morning on the Twitter feed of Eastern Shore television station WBOC: a stream of messages about snowfall and a reminder to download the station's weather app for the latest updates.
Then the Cyber Caliphate arrived. Just after...