| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Jeffrey F. Bayliss, a chemical engineer who was the president and owner of Spray Drying Systems Inc., died April 2 of complications from cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was 52.
The son of Ronald W. Bayliss, a chemical engineer,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:43 PM
The University of Maryland Medical Center was not adequately enforcing its nonsmoking policy when a man died in a fire last fall at the hospital, according to a federal and state investigation.
Investigators discovered cigarettes and a lighter near the...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post, reprinted here, is from Shanti Lewis.
"What diet should I follow?" is the most common question dietitians face. Dietitians seek foods that...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:08 AM
Four people were shot Saturday night and early Sunday in separate incidents in Baltimore and Baltimore County.
The first shooting occurred in Baltimore just before 10 p.m. when, city police said, a man was shot in the foot. It was initially reported...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Three people were shot late Saturday and early Sunday in separate incidents in Baltimore, but all are expected to recover from their injuries.
About 10 p.m. Saturday, police responded after a 14-year-old boy walked into University of Maryland Medical...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Two men were arrested Friday following a 30-minute crime spree in which they allegedly rammed into two vehicles and dragged a police officer alongside his car in an attempt to avoid arrest.
The alleged driver, James William Snyder, 25, of Baltimore is...
| Feb 2, 2014
Bruce Wheatley was considering coming back to the Towson area where he grew up when he saw an advertisement for an obstetrics and gynecology practice in Columbia that pitched an all-female staff.
As a nurse, he was dismayed enough to complain to St....
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Thanks for Jonathan Pitts' article regarding hospice care ("Urging African-Americans to look at hospice for end of life," Dec. 19). I work on the palliative care service at University of Maryland Medical Center and often encounter resistance to hospice...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 4:13 PM
When physician Lenny Feldman visits a hospitalized patient, he said, he does what he can to infuse the encounter with a personal touch.
One favorite technique: sitting at the edge of the bed so he can address his client eye-to-eye.
| Mar 26, 2014
A Bel Air man died Sunday from injuries he suffered in a three-vehicle crash north of Forest Hill early Friday evening, Maryland State Police said.
The accident happened around 5 p.m. in the 3000 block of Rocks Road (Route 24) near the bridge over...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The bands, the cheerleaders, the cartoon-like mascots — they all return this weekend as the city hosts postseason college basketball for the first time since the NCAA tournament staged sold-out games in 1995 and then promptly outgrew Baltimore...