| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Joseph F. Williams, a retired Timonium dentist who was known for his generosity in not charging patients, died Monday of respiratory failure at Sinai Hospital. He was 83.
Joseph Francis Williams was born and raised in Waterbury, Conn., where he graduated...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Jenny Mohler lay on an examining bed holding her pregnant belly at Sinai Hospital in Northwest Baltimore. Sonogram pictures hung from a machine in the right corner of the room. She was nervous, unable to block a feeling of uneasiness as she waited for a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Dr. Ebrahim A. Gabbay, a Baltimore obstetrician-gynecologist whose career spanned 50 years and who was also a dedicated Francophile, died Saturday of complications from a stroke at Sinai Hospital.
The longtime Pikesville resident was 86.
"First of all,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:13 AM
A man was shot at a West Side bus stop early this morning, one of six people wounded in shootings across Chicago since Wednesday afternoon.
The 26-year-old man was shot in the leg around 3:15 a.m. near Jackson Boulevard and Pulaski Road at a bus stop for...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:11 PM
A grandmother has been charged with killing her 1-year-old grandson and injuring a granddaughter by rubbing methadone on their gums, Baltimore police say.
Towanda Reaves, 50, was arrested Thursday and charged with murder and multiple assault charges....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Maryland's 32 birthing hospitals have all agreed to adopt new state breast-feeding policies and become certified as "baby-friendly."
The state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene embarked on a campaign nine months ago to get hospitals more...
| Aug 12, 2013
James R. "Rudy" Ray Sr., an automobile salesman whose personality and salesmanship made him a fixture at Park Circle Motor Co. in Northwest Baltimore for nearly two decades, died Tuesday at the Envoy Nursing Home in Pikesville.
The Woodmoor resident...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:49 PM
In the lobby of Weinberg Place, an 11-story senior apartment building overlooking Pimlico Race Track, one person stood out Thursday among those milling about: a Baltimore homicide detective.
Detective Martin Young was meeting with management after the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Driving on Park Heights Avenue recently, Debbi Baer happened on the kind of scene that tends to transform her, Clark Kent-style, from apparently mild-mannered Pikesville grandmother into fearless crusader.
Stopped at a red light, as she recalls the...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Shirley B. Howard, a former local TV personality who with her late husband co-founded the Children's Cancer Foundation and proceeded to raise millions of dollars to help children suffering from cancer, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at her...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:26 AM
For the past 21 years, the first week in August has been known as World Breastfeeding Week. Maryland, recognizing the importance of breast-feeding for both personal and public health, has annually expanded this to declare August Maryland Breastfeeding...