| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Maryland is on the right track in trying to do something to cut hospital costs ("Hospitals uneasy over rate plan," April 7).
A state proposal would establish a plan to tie medical spending to the growth of the economy. The plan, according to your story,...
| May 12, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Downtown Towson is on the cusp of a building boom that will transform this suburban county seat into one of the most dynamic, cosmopolitan communities in Maryland.
All the elements are in place for this transformation. Towson has two institutions of...
| May 13, 2013
| 9:45 AM
I'm pleased to see The Sun revealing the charges by Maryland hospitals to patients. The differences are astounding. ("Costs vary for same treatment," May 9).
Recently, I spent three days and two nights at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center for an...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Pauline H. "June" Brannan, an artist and former owner of a Mount Washington frame shop, died Tuesday of congestive heart failure and kidney disease at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The longtime Ruxton resident was 85.
The daughter of farmers, Pauline...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I was shocked to hear the news of Dr. Theodore Houk's injury after he was hit by a car recently as he was jogging to work ("Best wishes to Dr. Houk," March 30). I wish him and his family all the best and a speedy recovery.
After serving the past 20...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Baltimore County Police have identified the 39-year-old man killed Tuesday while performing lawn maintenance at North Charles Street and Old Willow Way in Towson.
The victim was identified as Noe Rodriguez Alverto, of Middle River.
At 10:53 a.m....
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Shirtless, hair flowing, legs pumping, Dr. Theodore Houk is a familiar sight running along North Charles Street on his twice-daily, 5.5-mile trek between his Lutherville home and his job at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
"You always see him out...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Loyal readers of The Sun's opinion section may have felt a twinge of name recognition at the news of a 50-year-old Lutherville physician accidentally struck and seriously injured by an SUV on northbound North Charles Street Thursday morning. That might be...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Dr. Theodore Houk's condition after being struck by a car on North Charles Street on Thursday was upgraded from critical to serious over the weekend, according to a Maryland Shock Trauma Center spokeswoman.
Houk, 50, is well-known for jogging 5.5...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 2:04 PM
William B. "Buck" Frisch, a retired McCormick & Co. executive who played a pivotal role in bringing the tall ships to Baltimore during the nation's bicentennial in 1976, died March 30 of multiple melanoma at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 79....
| Apr 3, 2013
| 11:46 AM
As a Greater Baltimore Medical Center doctor recovers from injuries suffered after being hit by a car while out for a run, it is a good time to remind all runners about safety precautions they should take.
Police said Dr. Theodore Houk of Lutherville was...