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  • Roland Park Country School to open public charter school

    Roland Park Country School to open public charter school
    Roland Park Country School has received permission from the Baltimore City Public Schools to open a public charter school for middle school girls in 2015. Roland Park Country, a girls school, is believed to be the first private school in the nation to...
  • Social Services to review alternative education programs offered to foster youths

    Social Services to review alternative education programs offered to foster youths
    The Baltimore Department of Social Services on Monday pledged a comprehensive review of alternative education programs for foster children, after revelations that it paid $40,000 to send students to a school in Philadelphia where they obtained a diploma...
  • Maryland lacks alternative education options [Commentary]

    Maryland lacks alternative education options [Commentary]
    A recent article, "Baltimore foster care youths get diploma in a day in Philadelphia," Nov. 24) describing the referral of youths in foster care to a high school diploma program in Pennsylvania, highlights one of the glaring deficiencies in Maryland's...
  • Aberdeen audit shows financial improvement for city

    An audit of the City of Aberdeen's finances showed the city continued to improve financially over last fiscal year, with a $2.2 million surplus in its general fund, city Finance Director Opiribo Jack said Monday. The firm McGladery LLP did the audit,...
  • Fresh burst of snow forecast Tuesday atop the slush and ice

    Fresh burst of snow forecast Tuesday atop the slush and ice
    A second burst of snow in three days is forecast Tuesday, potentially lengthening the weekend for schoolchildren one more day and clouding the morning commute. Several inches of snow, with smaller chances of half a foot or slightly more, are forecast...
  • Christmas decorations stolen in Havre de Grace [Police blotter]

    Christmas decorations stolen in Havre de Grace [Police blotter]
    Aberdeen Dwane A. Mabe Jr., 25, of the 100 block of Osborne Road, was charged Monday with possessing a drug other than marijuana and paraphernalia. Angel Michelle Simms, 39, of the 700 block of Battle Avenue, was charged Monday with first-degree...
  • Batteries stolen from a truck in Joppa [Police blotter]

    Batteries stolen from a truck in Joppa [Police blotter]
    Aberdeen Tiera Monique Harris, 27, of the 4700 block of Witchhazel Way, was charged Thursday with being a fugitive from Virginia. Frank Earl Jackson III, 50, of the 600 block of South Stepney Road, was charged Sunday with second-degree assault and...
  • Carolyn Donkervoet, preservationist

    Carolyn Donkervoet, preservationist
    Carolyn M. Donkervoet, a retired director of the Society for the Preservation of Federal Hill and Fells Point, died of complications from dementia Dec. 15 at the Broadmead Retirement Community. The former Bolton Hill resident was 85. Born Carolyn Eugenia...
  • Counterfeit money discovered in Abingdon [Police blotter]

    Aberdeen Derrick J. Ware, 28, of the 100 block of West Inca Street, was charged Wednesday with second-degree assault. Justin Thomas Brown, 36, of the 1400 block of South Philadelphia Boulevard, was charged Monday with speeding and failing to obey...
  • Sentencing postponed for Howard County teen in terror plot

    Sentencing postponed for Howard County teen in terror plot
    The Tuesday sentencing of a Howard County teen convicted of terrorism offenses in Philadelphia has been postponed, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office there. Mohammad Hassan Khalid pleaded guilty to working to pursue a terrorist plot in Europe...
  • Stephen Gorski joins Duffield Associates

    Stephen Gorski, has joined Duffield Associates' Civil Engineering and Water Resources Department as a senior project manager. He has more than 25 years of experience in civil engineering design, management and construction for a variety of large and...
  • Aberdeen's historic B&O station moves slowly toward restoration

    Aberdeen's historic B&O station moves slowly toward restoration
    Restoration of Aberdeen's long-dilapidated historic Baltimore & Ohio Railroad train station might finally be moving forward with plans to construct a new foundation for the eventual relocation of the building. The Historical Society of Harford County,...