| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The federal Food and Drug Administration identified 89 medical facilities in Maryland that bought drugs from the Massachusetts manufacturer being investigated for a national fungal meningitis outbreak.
The facilities are among more than 3,000 in numerous...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 11:11 AM
Marie McG. Leaf, a World War II combat nurse who cared for the wounded and dying on the battlefields of Europe, died Thursday of complications from Alzheimer's disease at the Augsburg Lutheran Home and Village in Lochearn.
She was 95.
The daughter of...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Two men were killed, two others were shot and a fifth man was stabbed on Halloween night in the city.
About 8:16 p.m., police found a 32-year-old man shot in the torso near his home in the 5300 block of Carriage Court in the Westgate neighborhood of...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Lawrence P. "L.P." Martin, a Catonsville contractor, died June 21 of a heart attack at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 55.
Lawrence Phillip Martin was born in Catonsville and raised in the community's Paradise neighborhood. He was a graduate of Catonsville...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 11:04 AM
While health professionals encourage people to get from seven to eight hours of sleep nightly, millions of Americans are falling well short of that mark. Many are getting just five to six hours and recent studies have shown that more than 20 percent of...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Francis Xavier "Boots" Hannon Sr., who fought in Normandy, France, during World War II and drove a streetcar for many years, died of pneumonia at St. Agnes Hospital on Wednesday. The Catonsville resident was 91.
Mr. Hannon, who grew up with his 12...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 5:39 PM
"Drive," he pleaded, sweating and panting. "Just drive."
Munpreet Chona had just crashed his car after fleeing Baltimore County police at speeds topping 100 miles per hour, then stolen a police cruiser after a fight with an officer that sent both...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:07 PM
When the owners of troubled St. Joseph Medical Center put the Towson hospital up for sale a year ago, the University of Maryland Medical System didn't hesitate to put in a bid.
Medical violations by its star cardiologist had left St. Joseph in...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Jarnetta Kroh, a Greater Baltimore Medical Center philanthropist who assisted her husband in his import car servicing business, died Nov. 25 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder at her home in Laguna Hills, Calif. She was 81 and had lived in the...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 5:38 PM
St. Joseph Medical Centertook another step in choosing a buyer for its Towson campus.
The hospital said the board made a recommendation Monday to the parent company, Catholic Health Initiatives, which has the final say.
Officials declined to identify...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Howard County police are investigating a crash that injured a motorcyclist when a car allegedly failed to yield the right of way.
The accident occurred Saturday at approximately 5:29 p.m., when the driver of a 2013 Dodge Dart was attempting to exit...