Officials at Stratford University, a for-profit institution based in Virginia, say they have signed a memorandum of understanding with Sojourner-Douglass College that would make the financially strapped Baltimore school a part of its system.
Baltimore City Community College has been warned that its accreditation could be in jeopardy amid concerns about its focus, goals, effectiveness and publishing of information, just two years after the college was taken off probation over problems with its assessment of student learning.
A historic YMCA in Mount Vernon, once home to confessed Soviet spy Whittaker Chambers and a hotel run by the former Baltimore International Culinary college, is to become a 197-room Hotel Indigo, one of the new owners said.
McCormick's, the spice company, hold a Taste of Baytriotism contest in which restaurants make concoctions using Old Bay. Alonso's, the burger joint, wins. The prize: 70 pounds of Olds Bay seasoning delivered to the door.
The former president of Baltimore International College allegedly misused more than $200,000 for personal meals, antiques and unapproved salary, according to a legal filing submitted Tuesday by the remaining board of the defunct culinary school.
Baltimore International College is set to hand over control of its operations to Virginia's Stratford University after restructuring its debt and receiving approval from the required accrediting agencies.
Thomas Louis "Pep" Perrella, a schools caterer and former Archbishop Curley soccer coach and player, died of pancreatic cancer Sept. 25 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 59 and lived in Overlea.
Baltimore International College is facing new questions about its ability to continue operating after the derailment of an appeal process that could have bought the culinary college time until a planned takeover by Virginia-based Stratford University.