| 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...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Disney character Donald Duck celebrated his 50th birthday by riding the Glendale float in the 1985 Tournament of Roses Parade.
Donald Duck had close ties to this city, as he was drawn by Al Taliaferro and voiced by Clarence Nash, who were both local...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:21 AM
The location of a meeting to discuss recommendations for a Towson Circulator on Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. has been changed.
The meeting will take place at the Baltimore Chamber of Commerce at 102 W Pennsylvania Ave. Suite 101, in Towson, instead of the County...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:50 AM
In their zeal to join a fraternity at Towson University, Brad Notaro and his fellow pledges submitted to a battery of humiliation and abuse.
At the direction of students they hoped would make them brothers at Pi Lambda Phi, they ran and performed...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 12:16 PM
John J. O'Hare IV, a retired businessman who had owned and operated a personnel placement service, died Nov. 17 at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center of a heart attack. He was 68.
The son of John J. O'Hare III, who worked in customer...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Gary D. Schenker, an attorney who formerly worked in the Baltimore City state's attorney's office and for the past 11 years had been in the office of the Baltimore County Public Defender, died Oct. 15 at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Capitalizing on a GOP surge nationally, Maryland Republicans picked up nine seats in the General Assembly, where they have been the minority party for years.
The GOP had targeted several battleground districts — in Baltimore County, Southern...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:19 PM
The LifeBridge Health system plans to absorb Carroll Hospital Center, either through an acquisition or some looser form of partnership, as both organizations look to serve more patients in more health care settings.
Leaders of both entities signed a...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Kathryn Dillon Tubman, a former Baltimore Sun reporter who covered fashion and Maryland's historic homes, died of respiratory arrest Thursday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. The Timonium resident was 80.
Born Kathryn Dillon Geraghty...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Some of the Chicago area's most prominent research hospitals — and others that serve its poorest residents — face significant penalties from Medicare for having too many patients in recent years return for a second visit within a month of...