| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Donna Schramek is looking forward to retirement on the Eastern Shore. She loves the smell of the ocean, walking on the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.
That's why the 64-year-old Brooklyn Park administrative coordinator at Medstar Health...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Walter G. Amprey, the Baltimore schools superintendent from 1991 to 1997 who was remembered as an innovative educator, died of a pulmonary embolism Tuesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Finksburg resident was 69.
"He always put the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Southbound Interstate 97 in Millersville is shut down for a multi-vehicle crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon.
Six vehicles were involved in the crash at 12:45 p.m. in a work zone near New Cut Road, according to Division Chief Keith Swindle, a...
| 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...
| 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...