| Feb 24, 2015
| 3:08 PM
Maureen I. Mason, a longtime volunteer in the hospice program at the old Church Home and Hospital who lectured widely on the subject, died Feb. 13 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of complications of a fall.
She was 96.
"Because life doesn't last...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 5:44 PM
Two Burbank women will be among six being honored by the Glendale YWCA for their volunteer endeavors that support women and children at the 18th annual Legacy Luncheon on March 18 at the Oakmont Country Club.
Four women will receive Heart and...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 1:33 PM
The Glendale YWCA will recognize four adults and two high school seniors for their volunteer endeavors that support women and children at the 18th annual Legacy Luncheon on March 18 at the Oakmont Country Club.
Four women will receive the Heart and...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:45 AM
In the 1930s, outbreaks swept through every corner of Baltimore. Tens of thousands of children grew sick with fever and a tale-tell rash. Many recovered without incident, but hundreds were killed, and many more were permanently injured with brain damage...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 1:30 PM
Robert C. Klein, a retired insurance executive and World War II veteran who had participated in the liberation of the Landsberg concentration camp, died Feb. 4 at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center of complications from a stroke.
| Feb 5, 2015
| 1:50 PM
A 13-year-old Bolingbrook boy died Wednesday night after collapsing at basketball practice in Plainfield, authorities said.
Dramon Ratcliff, an eighth-grader at Kennedy Middle School in Plainfield, collapsed while practicing with a team at Plainfield...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:33 PM
Patrick O. Prendergast, a retired electrical engineer who worked for the Navy, died of heart failure Feb. 1 at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. The Glen Burnie resident was 83.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Forest Park, he was the son...
| Feb 3, 2015
Audrey B. Wright, a former substitute teacher who had been a civilian code breaker during World War II, died Thursday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center of heart failure. She was 98.
The daughter of Milton W. Bosley, founder of a...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:13 PM
Three of the major hospitals in Glendale and Burbank earned C grades on a recent national report card about patient safety, while local medical officials said improvements are being put in place and that some of the data used to compile the scores was...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:49 PM
Catherine Byrne Doehler, who went from a mortgage firm's switchboard operator to become the first woman director and chair of the Baltimore branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, died of heart failure Jan. 12 at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium....
| Jan 17, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Consumers might think twice about dining at a restaurant with a poor health grade posted in the window. And patient advocates say it shouldn't be any different when going to the hospital.
A detailed look at performance data shows many California...