| 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 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 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...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:14 AM
A Crofton motorist suffered life-threatening injuries in a two-vehicle collision on Route 450 in Gambrills Tuesday evening, Anne Arundel County Police said in a prepared statement on Wednesday.
Spokesman Justin Mulcahy said that at 10:38 p.m.,...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 7:52 PM
A 7-year-old boy was killed Thursday night when he tumbled from a vehicle getting ready to join Annapolis' Fourth of July parade.
According to a news release, the accident occurred at about 7 p.m. while the vehicle in which the boy was riding was...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Kyle Aldridge died after stepping off a parade float being driven by his grandfather, who was preparing to steer onto the Annapolis route for the annual Fourth of July procession of dance teams, antique firetrucks and hand-shaking politicians.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Lorraine Augusta Willis, a retired National Security Agency employee, died of a brain hemorrhage June 30 at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The former Annapolis and Arnold resident was 87.
Born Lorraine Augusta Bass in Baltimore, she was the daughter of...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Two men were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a possible lightning strike Wednesday night, and remained there as of Thursday morning, Anne Arundel County fire officials said.
Medics were called to a community beach in the 100...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Two men who were hospitalized in comas after being struck by lightning on a residential beach in Annapolis on Wednesday night have regained consciousness and are recovering, their families said Saturday.
Both Alex Steele, 23, of Annapolis, and Conner...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The head of aerospace technology firm ARINC and his wife have pledged at least $11 million to Anne Arundel Medical Center, the largest bequest ever to the hospital.
John and Cathy Belcher of Edgewater will give the first $1 million to the hospital...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Annapolis police are investigating the early Friday morning shooting of a 23-year-old man while he was running from a dispute, police said.
Police said that it is possible that Dejuan Jacarter Hill of Annapolis was the victim of a stray bullet. He was...