| Jun 11, 2014
Last week, Kaylyn Clark, Meera Kesavan, Hannah Matecko-Conti and Shiza Tanveer walked across the stage in the Retriever Activities Center on the campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, didn't just receive their diplomas as members of the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:52 AM
In a way, Joe Giordano could be considered a visionary.
In 1993, when George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology opened, Giordano was hired to start the department of visual arts. His method of teaching art to high school students was...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 12:49 PM
William E. Mosley, a retired Maryland Transit Administration subway motorman and World War II veteran, died June 8 of undetermined causes at Manor Care Health Services — Woodbridge Valley in Catonsville. He was 90.
William Edward Mosley was born...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Dunbar coach Lawrence Smith knows which William Crest moment is his favorite.
Crest, the Dunbar quarterback, had already scored two rushing touchdowns against City this past October when the Poets faced a fourth-and-9 from the Knights' 12-yard line,...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The Baltimore County Board of Education will delay next month’s vote on the Mays Chapel redistricting plan in order to receive a formal presentation on another option, President Lawrence Schmidt said Tuesday.
Schmidt said at the beginning of the...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Former teachers and students from Towsontown Junior High School are taking a mournful stroll down memory lane, as the destruction of the school's building on York Road continues.
"Towsontown was unlike any other school I have ever seen," said Mike...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:52 AM
Mary V. Scott, who had at various times during her life worked as a school bus driver, housekeeper, caterer and caregiver, died Friday of complications from a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 88.
Mary Virginia Speed was born and raised...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:28 PM
The next in a series of community meetings aimed at engaging residents in the process of adding seats to Towson-area schools is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 29.
According to a news release from Baltimore County Public Schools, the meeting will feature...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Officials at several Baltimore-area schools are warning parents that someone has contacted students through social media, using what police called sexually explicit language and images.
The person engaged two teens who attend St. Paul's School for...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Baltimore County police said Tuesday they don't know whether the person who sent sexually explicit material through social media to two students at St. Paul's School for Girls is male or female. Meanwhile, another area school said students there were...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The process of demolishing the old Carver Center building and replacing it with playing fields will begin later this summer, Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance said last week.
In an interview on Friday, May 31, Dance said a...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
School officials used a meeting Wednesday night to elaborate on its plans for new elementary school seats in the Towson area and to stress that the ongoing process of addressing overcrowding will be more effective if the community works in partnership...