New school buildings in Fallston and Havre de Grace got a big push forward Tuesday, as the state agreed to fund the Youth's Benefit Elementary School replacement and recommended approval to replace Havre de Grace Middle/High School.
Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance faced questions last week from the Baltimore County Planning Board and Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot regarding the controversial central area elementary school construction plan.
Towson community leaders and school advocates are taking stock of the recent announcement that Cromwell Valley Elementary will change from a countywide magnet school to a neighborhood school with a magnet program — the latest piece of the school system's central area overcrowding relief plan.
Loch Raven Village and Knettishall community members emerged from a meeting Friday with Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance as strident as ever in their opposition to a plan calling for reopening a school at the site of the former Loch Raven Elementary despite assurances that a revised plan addresses some of their concerns.
On Friday, July 20, Lynne Zink of Joppa was named 2012 International Auctioneer Champion in the Women's Division. The competition took place at the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) Conference and Show at the Spokane Convention Center in Spokane, Wash.