| Apr 29, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Baltimore City school officials say the nearly $1.2 billion budget the system unveiled last week will fund a raft of new academic endeavors, among them a new team to upgrade instruction in the sciences to meet the higher standards of the new national...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Charles Curlett paid $2,000 Saturday night for a Cartier watch worth $5,600.
"And for a good cause," said the attorney from Oakenshawe.
But Curlett won't have the unisex watch all to himself.
"We're going to share it," said his wife, Christina....
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:56 AM
City schools released the following congratulations this week:
Ten Baltimore City public schools have been recognized by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) for the academic performance of their students, according to a release sent from...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 3:00 AM
I am a proud product of the Baltimore City public school system. My high school years at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute prepared me exceptionally well for the rigorous academic studies that led to a career in medicine, health policy and economics, and...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Saturday's Crab Bowl at Bowie State, powered by Under Armour, features some of the best high school football players from the state. Here's a look at the rosters for the Baltimore and Washington teams, which will face each other at noon.
For more info...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:23 PM
First of three articles about state ballot issues
On some level, Oscar Moreno knew growing up that his family did not have permission to live in the United States.
But it wasn't until now, as the 17-year-old Baltimore Polytechnic Institute senior...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 1:26 PM
At least 13 people were injured in a collision involving a school bus and a minivan in the city's Oldtown neighborhood this afternoon, according to the Baltimore Fire Department.
The bus, #1622, was transporting the National Academy Foundation #421's...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:29 PM
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Location: Villanova Stadium, Villanova, Pa.
Series: Villanova leads 5-3
What's at stake: A chance at the postseason. After last weekend's 31-20 loss at the hands of Old Dominion, the defending CAA...
| May 6, 2012
| 4:33 PM
On May 4, the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association announced 13 recipients of the 2012 Minds in Motion Scholarships provided by The Allstate Foundation. Each of the 13 will receive $1,000 scholarships at a luncheon held in their honor...
| May 8, 2012
| 8:57 AM
If you believe the U.S. News and World Report rankings, no Maryland high school is good enough to be in the top 50 in the nation. The first 25 high schools are those where 100 percent of students take Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:35 PM
A 19-year-old student from Baltimore Polytechnic High School told police he was beaten by two separate groups of juveniles from a rival school in downtown Baltimore on Thursday afternoon, an attack that comes amid a pitched debate over downtown safety....
| May 22, 2012
| 6:25 PM
The ongoing debate over youth crime in downtown Baltimore has sparked a war of words over race — overshadowing a debate over the police response to disturbances and objections from city politicians who say the issue is vastly overblown.