| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Republican Larry Hogan marveled at the giant stuffed animals inside an oversized claw game, a machine bigger than the back room in the campaign bus he rode into Ocean City Friday morning.
“These are a lot bigger than the ones I used as a kid,&...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:01 AM
D. Kent Parker, a retired supervisor of records and information technology for Baltimore County government, died Saturday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center of complications from a fall. He was 77.
The stepson of Halbert Fitz, a salesman, and Margaret...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Dr. Richard G. Thomas Jr., a longtime Baltimore County educator who helped in the integration of county public schools in the 1950s, died Thursday of complications of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Harwood resident was 82.
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:12 PM
After investing $700,000 to renovate a struggling White Marsh motel and restaurant he bought two years ago, Ronald Parker was worried that a battle over the decades-old sign could cost him his business.
Parker, a 67-year-old attorney who lives in...
| Jun 14, 2005
Baltimore-area residents turned out by the hundreds yesterday to vent their anger at state officials who are proposing a radical restructuring of Maryland Transit Administration bus routes.
Emotions in the hearing room at War Memorial Plaza were nearly...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 3:02 PM
Go ahead and bang a drum, hang from the curtains and spin that hula hoop. Area gym instructors say it's good for you, even if you don't realize it.
The unconventional workouts are part of a movement to keep the masses focused on their fitness by...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:13 AM
The room is in a state of tranquil silence as six women slowly move their arms and legs in unison. They listen as instructor Jeff Herrod guides them through the precise, fluid motions of t'ai chi ch'uan. Herrod tells the women exactly how and when to...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 5:39 PM
An appointment with a pediatrician Thursday was a "big relief" to Katie Bauer, whose seven-month pregnancy with rare "momo" twins was at first confusing and then exhausting.
"It's all behind them, these guys are doing just fine," Dr. Joseph A. Garcia...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 11:55 PM
The thought of exercising anything more than good judgment on New Year's Day is probably the last thing many people want to do. Traditionally, it's a day of rest -- and for some recovery -- and watching football.
That still will be the case for some, but...
| May 11, 2010
Spring brings trips to parks and playgrounds; and slips, falls, bruises and burns that can land children in the emergency room.
But doctors say there are steps parents can take to keep their children injury-free, and many involve common sense.
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:51 AM
A senior living community with 148 apartments has opened on Bel Air Road in Perry Hall.
Brightview Perry Hall will offer assisted living, independent living and Alzheimer's care options, Brightview Senior Living officials said Monday.