| Sep 10, 2014
| 2:10 PM
It's back to school time again. For many families, this is just the first year of many more to come. For some, it's the first day in a new school, in a new grade, with new rules but also with the promise of new friends. For others, it is the culmination of a journey of 13 years, before moving into the college world. But certainly, for all of us parents — and our children too — it is synonymous for longer days, busy routines and full agendas.
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Rely on the bounty of the September harvest to ease your transition from the carefree days of summer to school-time lunches and dinners.
Even if you don't have school-age children, there's something about the late summer winds that call for a renewal of...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 12:25 PM
The following Back to School events are scheduled for Carroll County Public Schools:
Robert Moton Elementary: Sept. 9, 7-8 p.m., Back to School Night.
Charles Carroll Elementary, Sept. 10, 6:30-8 p.m., Back to School Night.
| Aug 31, 2014
The following are back to school events scheduled this week for Carroll County Public Schools:
Freedom Elementary: Sept. 2, 6:15 to 7:45 p.m., Back to School/Meet the Teacher Night for grades three to five.
Mount Airy Elementary: Sept. 2, 5:30 p.m.,...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 7:32 PM
This was supposed to be a column about going back to school. After all, it is that time of year.
It was supposed to be. But, like most of the kids, parents, and certainly the teachers, who aren't ready to see the sun set on their summers, I couldn't...