| Dec 17, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and Police Chief Jim Johnson on Monday called on state and federal lawmakers to strengthen laws on background checks for gun buyers and stop the sale of assault weapons and high-capacity magazines in the wake of...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Charm City celebrities, no matter where they were, woke early to send seasons Tweetings. Here are just a few:
Raven Terrence Cody @TerrenceCody Merry Christmas twitter and twitter fam
TV reporter Jessica Kartalija @JessKartalija Can't wait...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Drawing on the last drumrolls of the Perry Hall High School marching band, Baltimore County schools superintendent S. Dallas Dance greeted 700 applauding administrators Friday to deliver his inaugural back-to-school address, sending a message he hoped...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:47 AM
The Sun's next Newsmaker Forum, to be held on Thursday, Sept. 13, will feature new Baltimore County school superintendent Dallas Dance.
Dance officially took charge of the school system on July 1 and recently kicked off his first school year with the...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 8:11 AM
Baltimore County Public Schools' Superintendent S. Dallas Dance will be the featured guest of a Newsmaker Forum sponsored by the Baltimore Sun on Thursday, Sept. 13, beginning at 7 p.m. at the new George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology,...
| Sep 27, 2012
As a community, we are deeply saddened by the tragedy that took place at Perry Hall High School on the first day of the new school year. Shooting victim Daniel Borowy continues to recover and we ask you keep him in your thoughts and prayers and, if you...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:29 PM
Beginning this week, the Baltimore County school system will begin live-streaming its bi-weekly school board meetings on its website, in part for the public's convenience but also to continue fulfilling a pledge to be more transparent, officials said. ...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley said Monday that his administration proposes spending $336 million on school construction aid next year, including $25 million to add air conditioning to older schools.
At a news conference at Overlea High School —- more than...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Baltimore continues to lead area school systems in improving its dropout rate, and most districts in the region are making progress in graduating more students in four years, according to new high school data released Monday by the Maryland State...