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Baltimore City Joins Other School Districts in Online-Only Fall Start

District follows similar decisions in other areas amid once-again rising COVID-19 cases.
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Baltimore City Joins Other School Districts in Online-Only Fall Start

District follows similar decisions in other areas amid once-again rising COVID-19 cases.
 Photography by Sean Scheidt
Science & Technology
How DigiBmore is Putting More Laptops into More Homes
Born out of the pandemic, the coalition works to bridge the city's digital divide.
Science & Technology

How DigiBmore is Putting More Laptops into More Homes

Born out of the pandemic, the coalition works to bridge the city's digital divide.
 Tariq Touré
Arts Space
Tariq Touré’s New Children’s Book Explains the Meaning of the Black Dollar
West Baltimore native teaches financial literacy in illustrated story, ‘David's Dollar.’
Arts Space

Tariq Touré’s New Children’s Book Explains the Meaning of the Black Dollar

West Baltimore native teaches financial literacy in illustrated story, ‘David's Dollar.’

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News & Community

A World of Difference

What will the “new normal” look like in the COVID-19 era?

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Students March and Call for Anti-Racist, Pro-Black Curriculum Changes

Hundreds rally at school headquarters to demand support for Black Lives Matter movement.

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How These Surprise Quarantine ‘Flower Bombs’ Are Helping Families in Need

The paper-plate flowers have become a massive fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House.


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Teen Spirit

For all that’s been lost, today’s high school seniors are still finding ways to look forward.

Travel & Outdoors

Black Girls Dive Encourages Young Women to Embrace STEAM

Owings Mills nonprofit aims to broaden participation of minorities in aquatic-based sciences.

Arts & Culture

Selections from Baltimore School for the Arts’ Senior Photo Class

BSA seniors might be the last students to work in a darkroom setting for months ahead.

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Hogan Closes Schools for the Year, Beaches Reopen

Ocean City opens its boardwalk and beach for Mother's Day weekend.

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After 10 Years, One Love Foundation Continues to Shine a Light on Domestic Abuse

Honoring the memory of Yeardley Love, the organization focuses on youth relationship education.

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BOND Strengthens Relationships Between Single Mothers and Daughters

The local nonprofit continues its resources virtually in the wake of COVID-19.


Health & Wellness

Lifting the Veil

A landmark depression-awareness program hopes to curb the rise in youth suicide rates.

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Maryland Schools To Remain Closed Through May 15

Hospitalizations and deaths in the state, now approaching 500, still on the rise.

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Pandemic Puppies Are a Silver (And Furry) Lining in These Difficult Times

Families find comfort in adopting pets during quarantine.

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Teachers Continue to Fight for Education Equality While Instructing Virtually

Despite a lack of resources, students and teachers work to find feasible solutions.

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Your Zoom Seder Can Still Keep Passover Traditions Alive

Why is this night different from all other nights? Like you even have to ask.


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Entertain Your Kids With These At-Home Learning Activities

Local institutions offer everything from downloadable crafts to virtual storytime.

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Local Photographers Bring The Front Steps Project to Baltimore

Families document their quarantine while giving back and celebrating community.

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When Life Gives You COVID-19, Make a Zoomitzvah

My son’s virtual bar mitzvah was like ‘The Brady Bunch’ on steroids, but with better music.

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Twelve Ways to Transition to Homeschooling Like a Pro

Local homeschool teachers share tips for parents to find clarity amidst the chaos.

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