| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:34 AM
In Baltimore schools, the cost of doing business can often be found on a plate — eggs Benedict or a French-toast buffet for breakfast, crab cakes or beef Wellington for lunch, and chocolate-covered strawberries for dessert.
The school district...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:18 PM
A growth spurt in community college enrollment during the recession has all but ended, with numbers declining or leveling off this year, according to state officials.
Three years ago, two-year institutions saw an enrollment boon at the height of the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:25 PM
The only time Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil has stepped foot inside M&T Bank Stadium was before his senior year at Towson High School. A former running back who once emulated San Diego Chargers star LaDainian Tomlinson, Cudjoe-Virgil was then a linebacker who...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
At first glance, Orioles reliever Darren O’Day is just another fortunate jock who played top-shelf college baseball, married the beautiful blond, cruised to the majors and is now a millionaire.
Get to know O’Day, though, and the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:29 AM
WASHINGTON COLLEGE: Washington College in Chestertown has announced its dean's list for the spring 2013 semester. Dean's List students are recognized for their academic excellence and have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:03 PM
Football players at Douglass have a full-time academic coach this fall helping them not just to improve their grades, but to navigate the requirements for college admission.
The 1st and Goal program is a pilot initiative designed by the Family League of...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Iconic American symbols were in Laurel to help honor the family of a hero July 2, as the Budweiser Clydesdales trotted up First Baptist Church Lane to deliver two Folds of Honor scholarships to children whose father was killed in action in Iraq.
| Jul 7, 2013
| 7:22 AM
At a recent Anne Arundel County school board meeting, members bemoaned losing one of the district's most prominent and influential leaders to a neighboring county.
They weren't talking about Superintendent Kevin Maxwell's departure to take a similar...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:24 PM
President Barack Obama has named an Annapolis man to head the multibillion-dollar grant program through which the Federal Emergency Management Agency helps local governments prepare for disasters.
Brian Kamoie, 41, will oversee a vast portfolio of...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:25 PM
A new day is dawning in Howard County volleyball. With first-year coaches at seven of the 14 schools, Howard becoming the county's first 4A school and only three returning first-team all-county players, the potential for new storylines is great.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Carroll Community College students will have a new opportunity to help pay for their education as they enroll in classes for the fall semester.
The college announced Monday that it will participate in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:11 AM
It all started with a bad dream, and a scream.
Things are shaking up as Hanna puts her best investigative foot forward to prove that her mother may (or may not) be linked to the murder of Detective Wilden. After dreaming of her mother bald and wearing a...