| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Joshua Cain felt miserable as his Engine 58 crew gathered in the kitchen of their Annapolis Road firehouse after a brutal blaze that ripped through several rowhouses and took hours to control.
Only two months into the job as a Baltimore firefighter,...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Arthur L. Rhoads Jr., a Baltimore attorney who maintained a general law practice for more than six decades, died Thursday of complications from a stroke at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 87.
"He was a lawyer's lawyer and was representing the little guy, like...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:03 PM
As late morning rolled on along Wilkens Avenue in Southwest Baltimore, there were few obvious hints of the violence that had occurred just hours earlier.
But just off the road were two large pools of blood, spilled from the body of the man police say...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Sometimes, late at night, Glennae Williams is startled awake by a crash.
"Are you ok, Ma?" she calls to her mother.
Her mother, DaVeeda White, has fallen again. She gets up to use the bathroom and her legs collapse, just as they have been collapsing...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Philip Joseph DiPaula, a retired Forest Park and Polytechnic Institute science teacher who received two Purple Hearts during World War II, died of Alzheimer's disease complications Saturday at St. Agnes Hospital. The Edmondson Heights resident was 90....
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:40 PM
City and state officials are re-evaluating their approach to a proposed railroad cargo facility in Southwest Baltimore, acknowledging that their initial response to community concerns fell flat.
The public backlash stalled the CSX Corp. project, which is...
| Mar 19, 2014
An article in the March 19, 1964 edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported on a demonstration that led to violence.
Three police officers were injured in a demonstration by approximately one hundred integrationists at Vernon's Rolling...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Mitchell K. "Mitch" Alexander, director of events services at McDaniel College who earlier had been student activities director, died Feb. 19 at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 56.
"We do not have a cause of death and the results of an autopsy are pending,"...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:17 PM
FOCUS ON PEOPLE
Longtime Catonsville resident Helen Trump retired Dec. 31 from St. Agnes Hospital, after devoting more than 44 years as a nurse in the hospital's Coronary Care/Intensive Care Unit, except for a 12-month assignment in the operating room....
| Feb 26, 2014
An article in the Feb. 28, 1914, edition of The Argus reported a close call for local resident.
A bullet from a small caliber rifle crashed through a window at the home of Dr. Henry F. Hill, Melvin and Edmondson avenues, late Wednesday afternoon and fell...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:11 AM
The Baltimore Sun
Sister Mary Jacinta Robson, a retired medical technologist who spent six decades at Mercy Medical Center, died there of congestive heart failure Feb. 7. She was 88.
"She had been a beloved presence at the hospital for over 60 years and...