Education & Family

Parenting in the City

Two moms share advice on raising a family in Baltimore City.
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Parenting in the City

Two moms share advice on raising a family in Baltimore City.
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Enoch Pratt Free Library Eliminates Overdue Fines
At least 13,000 borrowers who had their cards blocked will be welcomed back.
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Enoch Pratt Free Library Eliminates Overdue Fines

At least 13,000 borrowers who had their cards blocked will be welcomed back.
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​Best Places to Go While Working With Kids in Tow
Check out these local coffee shops and co-working spaces if you’re a parent on a deadline.
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​Best Places to Go While Working With Kids in Tow

Check out these local coffee shops and co-working spaces if you’re a parent on a deadline.

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Former President Bill Clinton Visits Baltimore

Clinton discussed the opioid epidemic and child literacy.

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Baltimore County Public Schools Could Stay Open During Jewish Holidays

The community weighs in on decision that would change 20-year-old policy.

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City Neighbors Schools’ Maintain First Day Wildflower Tradition

Three local charter schools celebrate by presenting flowers to teachers.


Education & Family

Head of the Class

Sonja Santelises is ready to lead Baltimore City Public Schools.

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Local Leaders Call on Trump to Protect “Dreamers”

An Obama-era program to protect young immigrants is in jeopardy of being reversed.

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Look Inside the First 21st Century School Building in Baltimore

Fort Worthington Elementary/Middle School is first project completed as part of $1.1 billion program.

Outside World

Girl Scouts Add New Badges Focused on Science, Tech, Math, and Engineering

New additions include robotics, programming, and mechanical design.

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Baltimore County Redistricts Schools in Middle River Area

BCPS board voted 8-4 to reclassify overcrowding in eight schools.

Education & Family

What Morgan Means to Me

As Morgan State celebrates its 150th anniversary, five noteworthy alumni recall their college years.


News & Community

How Baltimore Invented the Modern World

From the B&O Railroad to Frank Zappa, we chronicle all the ways Baltimore changed America forever.

Style & Shopping

Cool for School

We gathered all of our favorite on-trend items to send your little one back into the classroom in style.

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Board to Replace City Schools CEO Gregory Thornton

Former academic officer Sonja Santelises to assume control in July.

Science & Technology

The Buddy System

Pikesville mom creates software for kids with reading difficulties.

Education & Family

Independent Schools Guide

Here’s our primer on navigating the independent-school application process and making the right choice for your child.

Education & Family

College Guide 2014

We went in search of the region's centers of excellence in higher education—and found more than we could list.

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Kurt Schmoke to Lead University of Baltimore

Former mayor is named president of the University of Baltimore

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Baltimore City Schools Name New CEO

Milwaukee schools chief chosen to replace departed Andrés Alonso.

History & Politics

Through Their Eyes

In 1954, the Supreme Court declared segregated education unconstitutional. Sixty years later, four Baltimoreans recall their first days in their new schools.

Business & Development

40 Under 40

We profile 40 up-and-comers in the fields of business, tech, nonprofit, politics, science, and the arts to find out who exactly is shaping the future of Baltimore.

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