| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Peninsula Regional Medical Center announced Wednesday that it will lay off 58 employees and offer buyouts to 130 as the number of patients it treats declines.
The employees who lose their jobs will be offered severance packages and the opportunity to...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:16 PM
The University of Maryland Medical System has set aside tens of millions of dollars because of complex financial transactions related to interest rates that have not paid off — yet.
The medical system cannot use those funds — $93 million at...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:05 PM
James Arthur Wallace, loving son, brother and devoted husband, 62, of Hagerstown passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore.
Born Nov. 20, 1950, in Charleston, S.C., he was the son of Dorothy Louise...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Sixty workers at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center lost their jobs last week after the hospital closed its skilled nursing facility division where patients go for rehabilitation after a hospital stay.
The hospital said its skilled nursing unit has...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:04 PM
James Arthur Wallace, 62, of Hagerstown, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore. Friends will be received Wednesday one hour prior to the service at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown. The service will be...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Two Maryland Transportation Authority police officers were injured while conducting a traffic stop on the side of southbound Interstate 95 in a collision that backed up traffic for at least a mile early Thursday morning, according to MdTA Police.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Anne Arundel County police say a Washington man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly stabbed a coworker at a Gambrills steakhouse.
At about 3:40 p.m., officers were called to the Fuji Steakhouse, in the 1400 block of South Main Chapel Way in...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Peter John Schaffnit, 79, of Hagerstown, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore.
Born Feb. 20, 1934, in Chambersburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Oscar and Mary (McGee) Schaffnit. In addition to...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Marie Benick, who lived to be 107 and enjoyed hot fudge sundaes and roller coaster rides, died Friday at her home at Brightview Assisted Living in Towson. Family members said she lived independently until February, when she had a minor stroke that...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Three people were injured Monday afternoon – two critically – after a small plane crashed into a wooded area just off of U.S. 50 in Bowie.
Two men were evacuated by helicopter to the University of Maryland Medical Center's Shock Trauma Unit,...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Baltimore County Officer Jason Schneider was trying to subdue a teen attempting to flee when a man came up behind him and opened fire during a predawn Catonsville raid, according to court documents filed Thursday.
As he collapsed with fatal injuries,...