| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Keith King was kicked out at age 18 from the religious commune in Pennsylvania where he grew up. He had $150 and no place to go after he defied the elders, telling them he wanted to leave and pursue his dream of becoming a doctor.
Nearly a decade later,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A 43-year-old woman died Friday afternoon from injuries sustained in a northeast Baltimore house fire on Thursday, fire officials said. Two other women were injured as well in the fire.
When firefighters arrived at around 4 a.m. Thursday in the 2900...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:23 AM
The pill peddlers were busy on Eutaw Street. Up and down the sidewalk they shuffled, hawking a variety of goods — methadone, the anxiety drug Xanax and other prescription medications — in a street code repeated over and over.
| May 27, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Water rescue teams pulled two people out of the Susquehanna River near Conowingo Dam after reports of a missing kayaker early afternoon on Memorial Day.
Rescue personnel and watercraft were staged along the river south of the dam near the Rock Run...
| May 26, 2014
| 7:01 PM
A 50-year-old man suffered second-degree burns over 20 percent of his body when he was caught in a Memorial Day flash fire while working on a boat in Anne Arundel County.
The man was trying to repair a boat motor in the Mayo Ridge Marina in the...
| May 31, 2014
| 10:24 AM
A 58-year-old Baltimore County firefighter died Friday afternoon after he suffered a suspected heart attack during training, officials said.
Robert Fogle III, a 27-year veteran and career firefighter, was participating in exercises at the Sparrows...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Two women were seriously injured in a building explosion that led to a two-alarm fire in Carroll County Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
A 38-year-old was airlifted from the one-story office building in the 1200 block of Silver Run Valley Road to...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:04 AM
The Office of the State Fire Marshal says a propane leak in the basement of the business in northern Carroll County was the origin and cause for an explosion that injured two female employees Thursday.
The incident occurred at about 2:15 p.m. in the...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:55 AM
The buyer of the Eastpoint Mall has deepened its investment in southeast Baltimore, purchasing a 20-acre parcel with a goal of mixed-use development.
MCB Real Estate, LLC paid $3 million for the 5601 Eastern Ave. property last month, according to land...
| May 9, 2014
| 11:05 AM
The elderly man in the back row stood up. I was five minutes into a 30-minute talk about heart disease that Sunday morning at a local church. He asked a simple medical question. I, in turn, responded with a routine answer that all of us physicians give....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Frieda Fettweis, a retired master cake decorator who was the co-owner of Northeast Baltimore's Belmar Bakery, died of a stroke Sunday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. She was 96 and lived in Rosedale.
Born Frieda Kramer in Kunzelsau, Germany,...