| Jun 26, 2011
| 7:30 AM
While I have little desire to get into a philosophical debate with the teachers' union over the concept of vouchers in general, I feel compelled to respond to Marietta English's commentary in The Sun about Otis Rolley's education platform. ("Balto....
| Jul 2, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Norbel School in Elkridge will officially close its doors for good Friday, but a group that includes former Norbel staff and parents are working to launch a similar school for students with learning differences, one that they hope will open in time for...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Title: Superintendent/senior director of faith formation, Archdiocese of Miami, starting July 1.
Other job experience: Superintendent of schools for Diocese of Monterey, Calif.; former superintendent in Diocese ofGary, Ind.
| Jun 10, 2011
| 5:18 PM
Bryan Gowdy was an unlikely candidate to make history.
He was an unknown lawyer from a small firm when he went before the U.S. Supreme Court to argue on behalf of a black Florida inmate sentenced as a teen to life without parole for burglary charges.
| Jan 8, 2011
Burroughs 49, Crescenta Valley 36: The Indians opened Pacific League play Tuesday with an impressive win against the host Falcons.
For the first half, Burroughs (11-3) and Crescenta Valley (7-6) were locked in a tight game. The Indians...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 6:14 AM
The Archdiocese of New York says 27 Catholic schools that received heavy subsidies due to declining enrollment will close at the end of the current academic year.
The archdiocese said Tuesday on its website the closures of 26 elementary schools and one...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Yeshiva, 88, Providence 84: Despite 50 points and 16 rebounds from Patrick Gonzalez, the Pioneers lost the Liberty League game Saturday on the road
Tyler Kidd added 18 points for Providence.
Muir 67, Burbank 51:...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 3:52 PM
While not every viewer has experienced the activities in Melissa Ann Pinney's photos — taking a ballroom dance class, being on a soccer team or walking the beaches of Maui — most will be able to connect to the emotions found in her pictures ...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 11:12 PM
Linebacker Graham Stewart of Xavier High School in Middletown, Conn., committed to the Florida Gators on Friday night after a home visit by new Gators' coach Will Muschamp.
"Yeah I did verbally commit tonight," Stewart said over the phone late Friday...
| Jan 29, 2011
LA CAŅADA FLINTRIDGE — The schools are separated by less than 10 miles, and there's a potential rivalry budding up and down the Glendale (2) Freeway.
After spending the last several seasons competing in nonleague games, the Renaissance Academy and...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 7:04 PM
Brenda Soto desperately wants to win the Orange Coast League in girls' basketball.
Her body doesn't always seem to share the same sentiment.
Soto's right shoulder is in a black brace. Sometimes it pops out of place.
That's OK, Soto tells herself,...