| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:48 AM
When severely injured patients at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center needed rides between floors, there was only one way to fit all the life-saving staff and equipment in the cramped elevators.
"I used to crawl in bed with the patient," said...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Hundreds of people donned sneakers on a crisp, sunny Sunday morning to show their support for a Maryland state trooper critically injured on the job last month.
The crowd gathered at the Maryland State Police Academy in Sykesville for the "5K for JK,"...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:18 AM
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation said on Friday that an accident with injury involving an overturned van on westbound Northern Parkway east of Reisterstown Road at 7:25 a.m. has closed westbound Northern Parkway at Wabash Avenue. Traffic...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Betty B. Scher, a nurse who was known to family and friends as having boundless energy and a lifelong thirst for knowledge, died Nov. 13 at her home. The Baltimore resident was 87.
When her children told extended family members she had died, few...
| May 18, 2013
| 5:50 PM
A group of friends and family from Elkridge prepared for the Preakness as they have every year for decades. They packed tubs of Rice Krispies treats, shrimp salad, macaroni salad, cashews, soft drinks and a giant bag of Utz chips into their cars and...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Europeans would have a laugh at our expense over what we consider an old structure. Nevertheless, Monkton's Stone Haven Farm, owned by Dan Saffer and his wife, JoAnne Duffy, had been standing for eight years when Handel's "Messiah" was first performed....
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Esther "Penny" Love, a Baltimore public school guidance counselor for nearly 40 years who was an outspoken advocate for emotionally challenged and dyslexic students, died Monday of lung cancer at Sinai Hospital. She was 89.
Esther Shulman, whose...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Zell C. Hurwitz, a banker, investor and philanthropist, died Thursday of respiratory failure at Sinai Hospital. He was 82.
The son of a banker and a homemaker, Zell Charles Hurwitz was born in Baltimore and raised on Springdale Avenue.
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Irene C. "Connie" Rosenker, a homemaker who had been a singer during the 1930s, died Sept. 17 at Sinai Hospital from complications resulting from a fall in her Northwest Baltimore home. She was 91.
The daughter of a haberdasher and a Boy Scouts...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 4:59 AM
For the second time in less than a week, city police are dealing with violence in the Central Park Heights neighborhood.
At 5:05 p.m. Thursday, police found a 26-year-old man wounded in the 5100 block of Queensberry Ave., near the intersection with...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 7:03 AM
The 21-year-old victim of an early Saturday morning shooting in the 3500 block of West Belvedere Ave. remained in critical but stable condition at Sinai Hospital Sunday morning, police said.
Police responding to the 3 a.m. Saturday shooting found a man...