| May 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
What is it going to take for society to realize that treating mental Illness is a serious issue that needs funding and major revamping in this state ("WMAR barricade suspect had been hospitalized for mental illness, mother says," May 14)?
I had the very...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Carrie O'Connor thought she was a fairly healthy 35-year-old who went on daily jogs and ate well.
Then, more than a year ago, she suffered back-to-back heart attacks.
The first hit while she was treating herself to baubles at Smyth Jewelers in...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 3:27 PM
A gala of gore attracted a human figure adorned with sharp plastic claws and accompanied by a little fake blood cocktail sauce. Baltimore's Zombie Gras is that kind of event.
The fourth annual celebration of creative decomposition and masterful makeup...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Dr. Torrey C. Brown, the former secretary of Maryland's Department of Natural Resources who banned fishing for rockfish for a time in the 1980s, died of heart disease Sunday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The Severna Park resident was 77.
| May 21, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Annapolis officials know that local homeowners who restore and preserve their historic properties play a vital role in the city's architectural legacy.
Bill and Judi Kardash, owners of the circa 1770 Colonial mansion Acton Hall, are some of these top...
| May 23, 2014
Sunday, May 25
Carnival time The Odenton Volunteer Fire Company will host its carnival today and Monday at 1425 Annapolis Road. Information: 410-674-4444.
Monday, May 26
Memorial Day The Annapolis Memorial Day Parade begins at 10 a.m., starting at Amos...
| May 25, 2014
| 12:54 PM
A five-car crash at the Bay Bridge caused traffic delays on Route 50 Sunday afternoon.
The crash on eastbound Route 50 at the bridge was reported at about 2:30 p.m. The left lane on the eastbound span was closed for nearly an hour.
One person was...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:35 PM
The parents of an 8-month-old were charged with child neglect after they were found Saturday passed out in the front seat of a vehicle in Annapolis as their infant son sat in the back, Anne Arundel police said.
Police officers responded to a call at 5:...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:05 AM
Women with dense breast tissue will now get an extra warning about cancer. Dense breast tissue, while common in women, can make it harder to detect breast cancer. A new state law requires doctors to send women with dense breast tissue a special letter...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Shirley L. Meldrom, a former Baltimore Sun secretary who later became a Disney World sales associate, died Oct. 7 of liver failure at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis. She was 82.
The former Shirley Louise Smith was born and raised in Baltimore...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Marita Carroll, a retired Annapolis elementary school teacher and civil rights activist who was arrested on trespassing charges in 1960 as she sat at a bus stop lunch counter, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical...