After nine packed work sessions, several protests, thousands of pages of comments, and scrutiny of neighborhoods and school maps, the Howard County Board of Education voted Thursday to move about 5,400 students to new schools for the 2020-21 academic year, according to the school system.
Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges and tax evasion in federal court Thursday, publicly acknowledging wrongdoing related to her “Healthy Holly” book deals for the first time since The Baltimore Sun first began exposing them in March.
Baltimore City would be required to spend roughly $330 million more per year on schools by 2030, while receiving $500 million more in education aid from the state. Young has pledged to go “all in” on Kirwan and find a way to fund it, despite the city’s limited resources.
Baltimore’s Human Trafficking Collaborative hosts an event next month to help people who are typical targets for being forced into labor and sexual exploitation. The year-old organization has one major hurdle: people who are most vulnerable often don’t know it until it's too late.
Baltimore TV news needs to get better if this city is ever going to improve. And I see little evidence that any of the major stations here are committed to making that happen. An outside review agrees.
The number turned out to be for an outreach worker for Roca, an intensive anti-violence program that focuses on the city’s most at-risk young men by enrolling them into programs that aim to change their behavior.
Alusine Jah Jr., 27, of the 2700 block of Neman Court, is charged with two counts of second-degree assault, misdemeanors, and one count of third-degree sex offense, a felony, according to electronic court records.
Parkville became the first football team in program history to go undefeated in the regular season. The Knights also have won two playoff games, beating Wheaton, 49-0, in the first round before rolling over Einstein, 48-9, last week.
Her Majesty’s Ship Queen Elizabeth, the Royal Navy’s largest and most advanced ship, arrived in Annapolis waters on Tuesday to host the Atlantic Future Forum. The Thursday conference was a collaboration between the Royal Navy and Naval Academy for security leaders of both nations to discuss the future of defense across land, sea, air, cyber and space.