| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:49 PM
This is a story about fifth-grade students who made their teachers cry.
In a good way.
First, the news. A group of Western Salisbury Elementary School students, teachers, administrators, chaperones and even educational documentary filmmakers will...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 1:21 PM
I wrote Thursday about a class of Western Salisbury Elementary School fifth-graders who asked a Johns Hopkins Hospital trauma surgeon and pioneer in the development of inexpensive prosthetics to build a hand for one of their teachers. Dr. Albert Chi...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Dorothy LeF. Cadigan, the former owner of a Rodgers Forge consignment shop who was a longtime volunteer at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, died Sunday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of complications from pulmonary hypertension.
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:32 PM
On Madeira Street last Thursday, tidy trash cans lined the curb in front of clean brick rowhouses with matching exterior lights. Christmas decorations already framed one doorway.
Boarded-up homes still pockmark the streets around Madeira, but...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Dr. Maria de M. Ruehsen, a retired Baltimore gynecological endocrinologist who worked at Johns Hopkins Health System's Homewood Hospital Center-South, died Nov. 2 at Maine General Medical Center in Augusta of bronchiectasis, a condition that damages the...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Arlynne S. Stark, a dancer who was a pioneer and early advocate of dance movement therapy and was a co-founder of the American Dance Therapy Association, died of breast cancer Nov. 17 at Collier Hospice Center at Lutheran Hospital in Denver. The former...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:49 PM
As a young man, Kevin Plank may have been a middling football player with a big future in sportswear, but these days, he is showing the potential to be a top-ranked cheerleader. The message from the Under Armour CEO is as uplifting as the company's TV ads...
| Nov 5, 2014
Russ Mason, a gas-fitting contractor, is a Democrat. But his party affiliation was inconsequential as he went to the polls in Baltimore's Madison Park neighborhood and registered a spirited, sweeping protest against the last two terms of Democratic rule...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Myrtle C."Mattsy" Lobig, a former Patterson Park High School English teacher who spent more than three decades getting her students to appreciate the works of William Shakespeare, died Tuesday in her sleep at her Dundalk home. She was 90.
"She was a...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Ebola will come to Baltimore, if it isn't here already ("Potential Ebola patient transferred to Baltimore hospital tests negative for virus," Oct. 28).
Why? Because we're a center of trade and a world leader in health care. Of these things we should...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Baltimore is expanding its public surveillance network to include private security cameras that city officials hope will quadruple the number of digital eyes on neighborhoods and make residents and business owners feel more secure.
City officials on...