| May 29, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Dr. Frank Anthony Faraino, a retired Baltimore thoracic and vascular surgeon whose career spanned more than four decades and who performed the first pacemaker implantation in Maryland, died Saturday of renal failure at his Timonium home.
He was 90....
| Nov 8, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Betty B. Hill, a homemaker and orphanage volunteer, died of a pulmonary embolism Oct. 23 at St. Joseph Medical Center. The former Roland Park resident was 84.
Born Betty Jane Bearry in Dundalk, she was the daughter of an electrician and a homemaker....
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Barbara A. Hall, a former secretary who was a longtime volunteer at Greater Baltimore Medical Center, died Sunday of pneumonia at St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 92.
The daughter of a high school principal and a homemaker, the former Barbara Abbott...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Charles E. McManus Jr., a retired Crown Cork and Seal Co. executive and longtime Towson resident, died Thursday of heart failure at St. Joseph Medical Center.
He was 98.
The son of the chairman of Crown Cork and Seal Co. and a homemaker, Charles...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:14 PM
A 30-year-old Joliet man arrested earlier this year for beating a pregnant woman and preventing her from seeking medical treatment was turned over to the Illinois Department of Corrections today to serve an 18-month sentence for domestic battery and a 6-...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:10 PM
Cortly "C.D." Witherspoon, a Baltimore minister and activist, has been scoping out convenience stores that sell products such as "Scooby Snax." The glossy package features a picture of a dazed-looking cartoon character, Scooby Doo. A sticker advises...
| Jun 8, 2012
Mary Lee Steadman, who assisted her late sportswriter husband, John F. Steadman, in the production of his six books, died June 1 of dementia at St. Joseph Medical Center.
She was 83.
The daughter of a firefighter and homemaker, Mary Lee Kreafle was born...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Only one area hospital received a grade higher than a C on a recent national report card that evaluated patient safety — rankings that administrators say could be flawed because they were based on outdated information, some of which was four years...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Paul Joseph Feeley Sr., a former Baltimore County public defender and a Towson attorney died June 15 at St. Joseph Medical Center after suffering a fall at his Timonium home. He was 86.
Born in Baltimore and raised on West Fayette Street and on...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:02 PM
A man allegedly bit a Burbank police officer on the hand over the weekend after the officer tried to get the man, who allegedly was trespassing, to leave a hospital emergency room.
At about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Demetrius Adam Moser, 41, was smoking in the...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Maryland hospitals are buying more food locally, according to a new analysis.
Forty hospitals in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia are now purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables regularly during the growing season and nine...