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As it undergoes renovation, Maryland School for the Blind in Parkville strengthens local ties
As it undergoes renovation, Maryland School for the Blind in Parkville strengthens local ties

Wilfred Handel said three generations of his family have lived in a West Elm Street house adjacent to the Maryland School for the Blind campus in Parkville. It didn't faze him that he could expect noise, dust and traffic as the school undergoes a facilities overhaul. Attending a Feb. 6 town forum discussion of the project, he said, "I'm tickled to death with what they're doing here." In fact, not a discouraging word was heard from any of the 20 persons who turned out at an MSB meeting room as Michael Bina, school president, explained what the cranes and bulldozers are doing on the north side of the Taylor Avenue campus, which straddles the city-county line in...

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