| May 27, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Odis Lee Sistrunk Jr., a retired Baltimore police lieutenant colonel known as the "Big O," died of undetermined causes May 19 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Northeast Baltimore resident was 65.
Born in Steubenville, Ohio, he was the...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Rita R. Martin, a counselor of homeless women at a Better Waverly residence, died of complications from multiple myeloma and infection Monday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Lochearn resident was 69.
Born Rita Reynolds in San Diego, she...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Melvin Ray Harris, a longtime employee of the United States Information Agency whose love of the outdoors led to stints with the National Park Service and as a volunteer at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and the National Aquarium, died May 24 at the...
| May 15, 2014
| 3:19 PM
A Glen Burnie man accused of endangering his neighbors by building bombs in his home pleaded guilty to a federal firearms charge Thursday.
Todd Wheeler Jr. could receive up to 10 years in prison when he's sentenced in September. After his federal...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Anne Arundel County police have charged a homeless man with killing another homeless man in Glen Burnie Tuesday night.
Police were called to a homeless camp near the 7400 block of Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard at 7:39 p.m. on Tuesday, where it was...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:25 PM
A 4-year-old boy attending a birthday party in Glen Burnie drowned in Marley Creek Saturday after he wandered onto a backyard pier, Anne Arundel County police said.
Police identified the boy as Jaden Dixon of Glen Burnie.
The party, which the...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Five thousand workers at the University of Maryland Medical Center now have labor protections under the National Labor Relations Board thanks to a bill signed by Gov. Martin O'Malley Monday.
Local labor union 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Richard C. "Rick" Hrybyk, a Northrop Grumman electrical engineer and a triathlete, died Friday of a heart attack at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The lifelong Linthicum resident was 55.
The son of the late William L. Hrybyk, a Westinghouse...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Anne Arundel County police said a woman who was found dead in a medical office building in Glen Burnie Monday was a custodian who cleaned the building's offices.
Police said an employee opening the building early Monday discovered the body of the woman,...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:10 PM
A 21-year-old woman police had accused of distracted driving in a fatal 2013 crash in Anne Arundel County pleaded guilty Monday to a lesser traffic charge and was fined $500 after prosecutors acknowledged they couldn't prove she had been texting during...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Dr. Otis B. Michael, a retired physician and former chairman of the city's Commission on Aging, died of cancer May 2 at Seasons Hospice at Northwest Hospital Center. The Pikesville and Inner Harbor resident was 82.
Born in Asheville, N.C., he was the son...