| Mar 25, 2015
| 1:00 PM
In Andrea McDaniels recent front page article, "A family-friendly cesarean" (March 20) she missed an opportunity to not only simply tell a story but to make a difference in the way medicine moves forward.
Full disclosure: I am one of the mothers she...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 6:21 PM
Minutes after taking her first breath outside the womb, Kathryn "Katie" Marie Wilusz cuddled on her mom's bare chest, gazing in the direction of her voice. Dad sat close by, dressed in scrubs, as she wrapped a tiny hand around his index finger.
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Adrianne Woods strokes her son's forehead. The boy's long lashes drift closed, then flutter open as he shudders with a seizure.
"He's tired," Woods says of Xavier, who is almost 6 years old. "He's had a long day at school."
Nearby, Xavier's baby...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 6:38 PM
A 9-pound, 1-ounce charmer in a pink knit cap is likely to be the Baltimore area's first baby of 2015.
Little Lyne Charegho was born a scant three minutes after midnight Thursday at Sinai Hospital. She's the first baby of the family for her mother,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:03 PM
It's shaping up to be a nasty flu season, with an earlier start and more severe cases, according to hospitals that have begun limiting visitors in an attempt to stem infections.
On Monday, Anne Arundel Medical Center became the latest to bar children and...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 8:26 PM
Two people were killed in an alcohol-related, head-on car collision in Davidsonville Monday, Anne Arundel County police said.
Police did not identify the 60-year-old man or the 22-year-old man who died in the crash, at about 8:42 p.m. in the 400 block...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:50 AM
In their zeal to join a fraternity at Towson University, Brad Notaro and his fellow pledges submitted to a battery of humiliation and abuse.
At the direction of students they hoped would make them brothers at Pi Lambda Phi, they ran and performed...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Barbara J. Smith-Cox, news director of WNAV-AM in Annapolis who established a local chapter of Sisters Network, an African-American breast cancer survivors group, died of a cardiac arrest Nov. 14 at her Arnold home. She was 55.
"I am greatly saddened by...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:08 AM
For the second year, the Sun Magazine has chosen 50 women whose achievements and commitment stand out, but editor Anne Tallent said it could easily have been twice that many.
Reading the nominations — there were more than 250 — and the...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Howard G. "Sonny" Willey Sr., a retired postal worker and Army veteran, died Friday at Anne Arundel Medical Center of heart failure. He was 81.
Howard Gordon Willey Sr. was born in Baltimore and raised in Pasadena. He was a 1951 graduate of Glen...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 12:27 PM
After 13 years of experience in Maryland real estate, David Orso decided to use his skills to better equip those entering the housing market by writing a book. That this effort would also become a way to pay tribute to his wife was a heartbreaking...