The top five finalists for the 2013 Harford County Teacher of the Year Award were announced by Harford County Public Schools Monday: Tara N. Buecker, Jarrettsville Elementary School physical education/health teacher; J. Laura Childs, Edgewood High School English Teacher; Kimberly A. Harner, Southampton Middle School special educator; Kristine E. M. Jurgs, Southampton Middle School special educator; and Kristin M. Schaub, Havre de Grace Elementary School fifth grade teacher
The 211 call center for United Way of Central Maryland answered more than 97,000 calls last year from individuals looking for tax assistance, housing, food and health services, officials announced Friday.
Baltimore's Office of Human Services mismanaged a $9.5 million grant for homeless intervention by failing to oversee programs administering the money and awarding cash for possibly ineligible services, federal auditors announced Thursday. The city disputes the findings outlined in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development audit.
WESTMINSTER — The Carroll County Human Relations Commission will hold a 20th anniversary celebration reception honoring Chairwoman Virginia Harrison, of Sykesville, on Tuesday, May 29 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Carroll County Non-Profit Center in Westminster.