Members of the Maryland State Board of Education said Tuesday that school systems will be eligible to receive waivers of up to three days off their 180-day calendar because of winter weather that caused school to be canceled and delayed.
In the latest twist on high school cheating, two Maryland 10th-graders taking a statewide English assessment posted test questions this month on Twitter.
Baltimore County students and parents got a surprise last week when they learned a half-day may be added to the school calendar following a winter where the system reached its six alotted snow days.
Baltimore City police said they are investigating the shooting of a 21-year-old man on Friday.
Three Tilghman Island watermen were charged with using illegal oyster harvesting equipment in Broad Creek, a tributary of the Choptank River on the Eastern Shore, according to Maryland Natural Resources Police.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has adopted an unusual tactic in his fight to get a bill killed in the Maryland General Assembly this year.
For the ninth year in a row, Maryland leads the nation in the percentage of high school graduates who have passed at least one Advanced Placement test during high school.
The cost of all this winter's snow days will be the loss of a little springtime fun for many area students.