| Aug 8, 2013
John W. Gardner, a retired accountant and World War II Navy pilot who left his estate to various charities, died Friday of pneumonia at Oak Crest Village in Parkville. He was 93.
"John is an incredible example for each of us. He loved people and our...
| 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...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Ilias "Louis" Sabracos, a fixture in Baltimore's Greek community who owned several successful businesses, including a barbershop and diner, died Wednesday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center after suffering a stroke. He was 81.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Giving birth in a Kmart parking lot off Belair Road wasn't part of Amber Noll's pregnancy plan, but she said that's what happened after a hospital sent her home Monday morning because she wasn't far enough along.
Noll, who already has two young girls,...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The Class of 1953 from Hoover High School gathered late last month for a 60th reunion luncheon at Oakmont Country Club. More than 100 people attended, including graduates, spouses, grown children and friends.
Jim Hushaw was the master of ceremonies...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:43 PM
A Towson cardiologist and his former employer disputed claims during a civil trial Tuesday made by 21 plaintiffs who allege that the doctor performed unnecessary stent procedures to treat heart patients.
Dr. Mark Midei, St. Joseph Medical Center and...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:32 AM
SOUTH BEND – 3 people were hurt when a car drove into a law office Wednesday morning in South Bend.
Around 9:20 a.m., the car hit a fire hydrant and backed through the building across the street at W. Washington St. and S. Scott St.
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:21 PM
University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center will be able to recoup some of the tens of millions of dollars it lost while operating without a Medicare certification under a compromise reached with federal officials.
The Towson hospital will be...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 2:02 PM
William R. Dachille Sr., a retired insurance executive who owned a Baltimore County liquor store, died Monday of heart failure at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 88.
William Robert Dachille Sr. was born and raised in Baltimore....
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Patt Scully is moving full steam ahead to a second term as president of Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild after completing a successful first year in which the women’s group raised $165,000 for the hospital’s Hycy & Howard Hill...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Major League Baseball has gone to great pains to move past its so-called steroid era, which gripped the game for more than a decade and stained the reputations of many of its greatest players.
But nearly six years after the release of the Mitchell...