RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute

A collection of news and information related to Baltimore Polytechnic Institute published by this site and its partners.

Top Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Caught by Surprise

    Caught by Surprise
    Monday morning is not usually a great time. The phone rings non-stop. My own “to call” list is a mile long. This Monday, temperatures started to climb into the 90’s, so I had to water the garden more than usual before starting my day....
  • Baltimore city takes in hazardous waste on drop-off day

    Gail Pickering of Baltimore put some gasoline aside last winter when her snow plow broke down. Months later she tried giving it away but found out it was too old to use. Pickering finally parted with the petrol on Saturday, dropping it off at the city...
  • District 7: Nick Mosby

    District 7: Nick Mosby
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council. Growing up, my mother was my guiding light and she always stressed education as a top priority. Because of my mother's wisdom and...
  • Newcomer Mosby sets sights on City Hall

    Newcomer Mosby sets sights on City Hall
    Nick Mosby bounded along a row of ninth-grade boys at Baltimore's Civitas School with the energy of a football player about to dart onto the field. Citing his own upbringing by a single mother, he urged the young men to aim higher than the temptations...
  • Frostburg student fatally stabbed at off-campus party

    It was a church service at which Baltimore's Kortneigh McCoy, a 19-year-old Frostburg State University physics major known for her lovely voice, was supposed to sing. But instead, more than 500 students and faculty jammed the Lane University Center...
  • Officials: Drinking likely played a role in slaying of Frostburg student

    Officials: Drinking likely played a role in slaying of Frostburg student
    — Police said a Frostburg University student stabbed another student during an off-campus party after first pulling a knife on a third student who "would not get out of the way" in a crowded kitchen. The suspect, Shanee Liggins, 23, of Waldorf, was...
  • Ravens foundation funds local scholars

    Ravens foundation funds local scholars
    While most high school seniors spend their last few days planning end-of-the-year parties, reminiscing with friends or trying to fit in one last prank on the freshmen, Nicolas "Cole" Holocker is accepting the 2013 Ravens Scholarship awarded to students...
  • Baltimore schools' interim CEO has 'passion with a punch'

    Baltimore schools' interim CEO has 'passion with a punch'
    In walks Tisha Edwards, a parade of teenagers in her wake. The conference room in Baltimore school headquarters is full of staff and community stakeholders there to tell the new interim schools CEO what she wants to know. But she introduces the half-...
  • Companies back STEM efforts as Maryland seeks to revamp science education

    Companies back STEM efforts as Maryland seeks to revamp science education
    Students across Maryland would see revamped science classes under curriculum standards the state school board will consider Tuesday — part of a broader effort by educators, researchers and businesses to kindle innovation in children well before they...
  • Butler quarry provides foundation for region's building needs

    Butler quarry provides foundation for region's building needs
    From the power shovel that claws chunks of rock from the earth to the powerful machine that shapes raw stone into slabs, there is nothing delicate about Joe Vinci's business. So it comes as a surprise when Vinci pauses during a tour of his Baltimore...
  • Local pizzeria expects Super Bowl boost

    Local pizzeria expects Super Bowl boost
    Growing up in the industrial city of Gujrat in Pakistan, Khawar Ghafoor played cricket but knew little about American football. But in recent weeks Ghafoor, the owner of a Towson pizzeria, has been captivated by the Baltimore Ravens' run to the Super...