| Mar 9, 2015
| 9:16 AM
Vibrant with big blue eyes and brown hair with a tint of red, 5-month-old Madison "Maddie" Wright had reached all her developmental milestones; she could roll over, sit up on her own and hold her head up.
Then, one day in January, her abilities began...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 2:43 PM
Kieron F. Quinn, a retired attorney who had practiced admiralty and environmental law and took on class-action cases, died of complications from cancer Feb. 13 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Riderwood resident was 73.
Born in Lowell, Mass.,...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 1:53 PM
Margaret H. Downes, a homemaker and volunteer, died Thursday at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson of respiratory failure. She was 95.
The daughter of Dr. James Stephenson Hopkins, a dentist, and Elizabeth Finney Hopkins, a homemaker, the...
| Feb 14, 2015
Loretta McC. Barrett, a retired Realtor whose career spanned 50 years, died of leukemia Tuesday at her Parkville home. She was 90.
The daughter of Henry Lightner McCulloh, a stonemason, and Loretta Greene McCulloh, a homemaker, Loretta Catherine McCulloh...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:45 AM
In the 1930s, outbreaks swept through every corner of Baltimore. Tens of thousands of children grew sick with fever and a tale-tell rash. Many recovered without incident, but hundreds were killed, and many more were permanently injured with brain damage...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 6:38 PM
After the worst month for measles in more than two decades, public health officials gathered at the Johns Hopkins University on Monday to talk about ways to prevent 2015 from becoming the worst year for the disease.
Local, state and federal officials...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 11:18 AM
John H. "Jack" Somerville, a retired Baltimore attorney who had been a partner in Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP, died of congestive heart failure Dec. 30 at Legacy Heights Senior Living in Charlotte, N.C.
The former longtime Timonium resident was 90....
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:13 PM
Date: Sept. 27
Her story: Catherine "Catie" Anne Boone Simanski, 28, was born and raised in Baltimore. The Villanova University and University of Baltimore School of Law graduate works as an associate at the law firm of Rollins, Smalkin, Richards &...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:57 PM
A 20-year-old man was arrested and charged with beating and robbing a pregnant woman in Guilford on Jan. 24, police announced Monday.
Michael Williams, of the 900 block of Gorsuch Ave., faces eight charges, including assault, robbery, theft and...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 1:20 PM
Dorothy H. Cunningham, former volunteer coordinator for the Baltimore County Department of Aging who had also been a hospital trustee, died Jan. 25 at her Glen Arm home of heart failure. She was 89.
The daughter of Clayton Hazey, a banker and politician,...
| Jan 17, 2015
Dr. Peter Beilenson thought fighting the intractable rates of drug use and sexually transmitted diseases in Baltimore was tough. Then the former city health commissioner took on health insurance.
"It's the hardest job I've had," said Beilenson,...