| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Students at Hammond High School may have noticed something different about their school this year. Like all other schools in the Howard County Public School System, Hammond implemented changes to improve the health and wellness of its students. The...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Baltimore City Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's plan to use $10,000 in private foundation grants to fund a program designed to help low-income families stretch their food stamp benefits undoubtedly will help many of those struggling to make ends meet in...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:43 AM
It's hard to exaggerate just how much of an accomplishment it was for the Harford Tech girls soccer team to beat C. Milton Wright two weeks ago to win the Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference championship.
Most definitely both teams were evenly...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:55 AM
In the 1970s, South Carroll High School's marching band was in the Macy's Parade. Throughout the '80s and '90s, the band won multiple competitions and traveled around the country participating in parades.
By 2004, it was gone.
The time has come,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Donald Whitby, a library media specialist at Arbutus Middle School, decided not to join the Baltimore County teachers union when he began teaching in 2001. So he was surprised when a large packet of information from the union arrived in the mail at his...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:36 AM
Harford County Public Schools parents can view and comment on the school system's calendar for the 2014-2015 school year, a calendar that comes with eight days built in as makeup days for inclement weather.
Teri Kranefeld, manager of communications,...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:42 AM
I read your article on the small turn out specific to the Harford County Budget for the schools. I feel compelled to respond.
Many, if not most, families in Harford County work to support their families. Parents were notified by a phone blast after 5...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Kayla Pindell, a member of the Reservoir High School Girls Varsity Soccer Team, helped the Lady Gators defeat the Atholton High School Girls team in a regional quarterfinal playoff game by a score of 1-0 when she scored the game's only goal "off of a...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:10 AM
The gymnasium at Clemens Crossing Elementary School in Columbia was filled with the sounds of children having fun last week — but it wasn't a physical education class or a field day that had students so excited. Rather, they were learning about...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:36 PM
One of the first things that needed changing was the hard floor. Jillian Barber could scarcely believe that she'd been hired to launch Annapolis High School's dance program in a room that clearly was not suited for dance.
So she started from the bottom:...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Prince George's County Public Schools is holding a public hearing Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Sasscer Administration Building in Upper Marlboro, to gain community input on the upcoming fiscal year 2015 operating budget.
According to a...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:01 AM
On Tuesday during an anti-bullying assembly, Ravens star running back Ray Rice made a special appearance at Bel Air High School to talk about his experiences with bullying. Rice talked with the entire student body in an assembly as well as with private...