Liz Bowie

Writer

Liz Bowie writes about state and local education issues for the Baltimore Sun. Since joining The Sun in 1986, she has covered environment, business and state government, but for the past 15 years she has focused on education. She grew up in Baltimore and her mother was a reporter and editor for The Evening Sun. Her husband, Dan Fesperman, is a former Sun foreign correspondent turned fiction author. She is a former Spencer Fellow in Education Reporting at Columbia University.

Recent Articles

  • Heated words over freezing schools in Baltimore: What's true?

    Heated words over freezing schools in Baltimore: What's true?

    Baltimore City Public Schools had to close several schools due to freezing conditions. Gov. Larry Hogan blamed mismanagement with capital funding; school officials blamed the state funding process. Both have a point.

  • Man fatally shot on North Avenue in Baltimore

    Man fatally shot on North Avenue in Baltimore

    A 29-year-old man died after being shot Friday morning in the 1600 block of North Ave., according to the Baltimore City Police Department. Police said the man was shot multiple times in the chest about 11:30 a.m. and died at an area hospital. Western District officers are investigating the homicide....

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