| Mar 11, 2013
As a leader in point-of-care medical diagnostics, OraSure Technologies has had a worldwide impact on health through the launch of its innovative products. We are a global leader in oral fluid diagnostic technology, bringing to market first-of-its-kind...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Jim Wood of Allentown has traveled across six continents, 161 countries, on 15 different cruise ships with seven different cruise lines, touching more than 500 ports of call.
So you may find it surprising that his new book, "The Man Who Danced Across the...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Van Roy Lisbon, 58, of Boswell, died Feb. 23, 2013 at Somerset In Touch Hospice House of Journey's Rest. Born May 15, 1954 in Somerset, son of Janet (Bell) Lisbon of Boswell and the late Robert "Bob" Lisbon. Also survived by children, Jessica, Boswell;...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 11:20 AM
At the Dundalk Post Office this week, news that the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service would stop delivering mail on Saturdays beginning in August was greeted with a mix of apathy and understanding.
Twenty-four-year-old Jordan Gillis said he wasn't...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:22 PM
David A. Mack, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. floating drydock operator, died March 14 after being struck by two hit-and-run drivers in eastern Baltimore County.
The longtime Edgemere resident was 77.
Mr. Mack was walking home after spending the...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:56 PM
The federal Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. is suing the Renco Group — parent of bankrupt RG Steel — for allegedly attempting to "evade liability" for the steelmaker's pension obligations.
The agency is seeking $97 million from the New York...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 7:58 PM
Donald J. Lohr, 89, of Hooversville, died April 20, 2013 at Windber Hospice. Born Aug. 12, 1923 in Pretoria, the son of Herbert M. and Evalyn M. (Custer) Lohr. Preceded in death by parents; first wife Charlotte (Caldwell); two infant brothers; sisters...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The closing of the steel mill at Sparrows Point overwhelmed Bob Jennings. Too young to retire at 59, he faced a gloomy job market for local manufacturing workers and a bureaucracy that couldn't get him timely training help. He felt like a failure.
| Jun 9, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Herbert B. Groh, whose life as a mariner spanned the gamut from running errands on the city docks of the 1930s to work as a harbor pilot and tugboat captain, and who helped rescue and rehabilitate the Liberty ship-turned-floating-museum John W. Brown,...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 10:02 AM
In a bid to boost recycling and reduce litter, a trio of lawmakers announced plans Monday to push for legislation that would levy a refundable nickel deposit on every beverage container sold in Maryland.
But the announcement drew prompt opposition from...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 12:40 PM
J. Dennis Carper, a Baltimore County marina owner and yacht builder who was a decorated World War II veteran, died of stroke and dementia complications Dec. 25 at his Essex home. He was 91.
Born near New Castle, Va., he worked on the family farm at...