| 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...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Sue Fryer Ward, the first secretary of Maryland's Department of Aging and a lifelong advocate for elders' rights, died June 22 of complications from a stroke at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The Upper Marlboro resident was 78.
"Her true love was...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Annapolis police say an officer used a nasal application of naloxone — a medicine used to reverse the symptoms of a heroin overdose — just minutes after being trained on the substance as part of a departmental program.
Police said that on...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Anne Arundel Medical Center has adopted a new policy that prohibits use of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. And next year, the hospital plans to stop hiring anyone who uses tobacco products.
The hospital has banned cigarette smoking on...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Christalyn Trimilove was about 6 years old when her father, Paul, took her skating at the Benfield Pines Ice Rink in Millersville, a once-popular local facility that has since closed.
Trimilove, a lifelong resident of Severna Park, has mixed memories of...
| Feb 18, 2014
Three people were arrested and two were injured after a fight at a Harwood mobile home park Monday afternoon ended in a hit-and-run, police said.
The incident happened at the Maryland Manor Mobile Home Park in the 1500 block of Flanders Ln., where a 22-...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:04 PM
An Annapolis woman was killed and two other drivers were hospitalized in a four-vehicle crash in Arnold on Thursday morning, according to Anne Arundel police.
Patricia Ann Krzeminski, 77, was driving her 2002 Chrysler Sebring eastbound on College...
| Feb 7, 2014
February is American Heart month. The Anne Arundel Department of Health offers kits and fact sheets about heart disease, its risk factors and prevention on the website learntolivehealthy.org.
The Department of Health is...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Prompted by recent multimillion-dollar medical malpractice judgments, Maryland lawmakers are pushing to create a fund to help pay for treating babies who suffer neurological injuries during birth.
Proposed legislation calls for hospitals and doctors with...
| 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...