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Burleigh Manor principal keeps his promise [Ellicott City]

Burleigh Manor principal keeps his promise [Ellicott City]

John DiPaula, the new Burleigh Manor Middle School principal, is a man of his word. Recently he kept a promise to his students that, let's just say, was a bit "hairy".   During the school's Scholastic Book Fair, DiPaula, along with staff members George McGurl, Michele Pierantozzi-Cassel and Beth Berkeley, went above and beyond the call of duty to help raise money for the All For Books Program, a fundraiser in which students donate coins to purchase books for the school library and classrooms.  To encourage donations, the BMMS staff members agreed to enter a contest where students voted for them with their spare change.  DiPaula and McGurl agreed to kiss...