| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Only one area hospital received a grade higher than a C on a recent national report card that evaluated patient safety — rankings that administrators say could be flawed because they were based on outdated information, some of which was four years...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Charles E. McManus Jr., a retired Crown Cork and Seal Co. executive and longtime Towson resident, died Thursday of heart failure at St. Joseph Medical Center.
He was 98.
The son of the chairman of Crown Cork and Seal Co. and a homemaker, Charles...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:14 PM
A 30-year-old Joliet man arrested earlier this year for beating a pregnant woman and preventing her from seeking medical treatment was turned over to the Illinois Department of Corrections today to serve an 18-month sentence for domestic battery and a 6-...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:10 PM
Cortly "C.D." Witherspoon, a Baltimore minister and activist, has been scoping out convenience stores that sell products such as "Scooby Snax." The glossy package features a picture of a dazed-looking cartoon character, Scooby Doo. A sticker advises...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Paul Joseph Feeley Sr., a former Baltimore County public defender and a Towson attorney died June 15 at St. Joseph Medical Center after suffering a fall at his Timonium home. He was 86.
Born in Baltimore and raised on West Fayette Street and on...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:02 PM
A man allegedly bit a Burbank police officer on the hand over the weekend after the officer tried to get the man, who allegedly was trespassing, to leave a hospital emergency room.
At about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Demetrius Adam Moser, 41, was smoking in the...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Baltimore is coming down with a case of Ravens fever, known to cause purple vision and unbridled joy. And the cure is still almost two weeks away.
In the meantime, area florists are ordering extra purple flowers. Babies will be swaddled in purple...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Albert H. Ford, a retired Bendix Field Engineering Corp. executive who was a noted Maryland rosarian, died Jan. 3 of pneumonia at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 90.
The son of a newspaperman and a homemaker, Albert Henry...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:21 PM
As the new year begins, local healthcare providers are preparing for a potential flood of patients who previously didn’t have access to insurance, but who will now be covered as the federal Affordable Care Act takes effect.
More primary care...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Agnes Mullen Coale, a retired Baltimore County elementary school teacher and an assistant principal who also mentored young educators, died of kidney failure Jan. 9 at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 90 and had lived in Mays...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Sr. Mary Shearer died on December 28, 2012 at St. Joseph Residence, Seattle, WA, at 94 years of age, after 69 years as a Sister of Providence. Vigil Service: January 6, 2013. Funeral Mass: January 7, 2013. Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Seattle, WA, is in...