| Mar 8, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Baltimore native Lydell Henry, 36, has been around wrestling his whole life. But everywhere he went, wrestling was disappearing.
A 1995 graduate of Dunbar High, Henry placed second in the Maryland Scholastic Association tournament his junior year. He...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:48 PM
The Baltimore school board will launch the first public phase of its search for the next schools CEO —a community input campaign that will allow city residents and school communities to weigh in on issues and the characteristics and qualifications...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:30 AM
If you were in Baltimore anywhere near a school on the Wednesday afternoon when schools let out early because of heat, you saw yet another example of an ineffective and incompetent segment of city government.
School age children were let out on city...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Baltimore city educators, parents and members of the public will have the opportunity to sound off this week on what they're looking for in the next Baltimore city schools CEO during a series of public forums that will take place throughout the city. ...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Baltimore's harbor may be too funky for swimming or fishing, but maybe a little gardening can help.
Students from two city schools and some adult volunteers gathered at the National Aquarium Tuesday to "plant" some oysters in the Inner Harbor - not...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:52 PM
On the field next to Northeast Middle School, young refugees Abhishek Yonghang and Ahmed Osman kicked a soccer ball around, each grateful for the common connection as they adjust to a new life far from their former homes in Nepal and Somalia.
| Mar 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
If there are nearly 20,000 cyber security jobs are available in the state of Maryland, why hasn't it been shouted from the roof tops ("Cyber help wanted," Feb. 27)?
Most employment news we hear now is fairly dismal. With this many high-paying...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Maryland junior forward target Abdul Malik-Abu added another big offer this week, according to the New England Recruiting Report.
Florida became the latest high-major program to offer him a scholarship on Thursday, joining a long list that includes...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:30 PM
As tens of thousands of Maryland families reveled in purple pride at M&T Bank Stadium on Tuesday, one mile away, the mood at Digital Harbor High School was blue.
Students and staff questioned the Baltimore school system's decision not to amend school...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:55 AM
Tonight a former South Baltimore rec center is re-born as a tech center. Work — paid work for clients whose fees will help send students to college — will happen there. But there will still be plenty of play.
Focused on after-school...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 8:49 PM
A Digital Harbor High School student is being disciplined and new safety checks have been implemented at the school after the student "threatened the safety and security" of the school community Monday, according to a letter sent home to parents...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Dennis H.L. Sherman, a retired tailor who was also known as "The Tie Man," died Dec. 14 of pneumonia at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 87.
"I first met him when I was in middle school. Back then I used to wear ascots, and he thought that was so cool,"...