Burck Smith is so far making good on his vision for revamping the way people pay for and complete college courses. His startup company, Straighterline, enables students to pay $99 a month for introductory college courses — and potentially save tens of thousands of dollars in the process.
Six years after the release of its first album, Mike Happel, a Halethorpe resident, will release a second album with his band Bad Apples on May 18. Before the release at Recher Theater in Towson, the band will sell its CD at three performances.
County executives, education advocates, Maryland hospitals and Republican leaders all railed against Gov. Martin O'Malley's proposed budget Wednesday as critics began making their case against the $36 billion spending plan