| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Perry Hall High cross county and girls outdoor track coach Marilyn Bevans has been inducted into the National Black Marathoners Association's Hall of Fame.
Bevans placed second in the 1977 Boston Marathon. She also won the Maryland Marathon in 1977 and...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Teacher training in an Arkansas high school this summer doesn't include just books ... it also includes guns. The Clarksville School District, which is just northwest of Little Rock, is holding training for teachers inside the high school to help them...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Benjamin Franklin was certainly one of the most gifted and resourceful of our country's Founding Fathers
Jerusalem Mill Village is offering perhaps the next best thing to a meet-and-greet with the real Ben in the upcoming "Benjamin Franklin as...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Whitney Sibol looked up to see a buoy ahead as she continued her front crawl along the Bird River in eastern Baltimore County.
Like so many times before, her left arm came out of the water as she continued to swim. It was Sunday, June 3, 2012.
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley wedged himself and his lunch tray between two first-graders at a table at Hillcrest Elementary School in Baltimore County and began eating pieces of banana as he struck up a conversation with the 6-year-olds.
Darlene Lopez kept...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Baltimore students who bring a switchblade, pepper spray or other weapon that is not a firearm to school this year will not be automatically suspended under a revised code of conduct distributed to parents in the first week of school.
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:57 AM
"The suburbs have no charms to soothe the restless dreams of youth."
— Rush, "Subdivisions"
You have to live somewhere.
For something so obvious, this fact seems to get lost when the discussion turns — as it so often does — to...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:58 PM
A year and a half into the tenure of the superintendent they hired for his communication skills, Baltimore County school board members probably did not expect such an uproar.
Protesters rang cowbells, blew horns and chanted in the cold night air outside...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 6:30 AM
I am a junior at Perry Hall High School in Baltimore County who is currently taking three Advanced Placement classes this year. By the time I graduate I will have taken 11 AP exams, so I can appreciate the point of your recent article about how the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The editors of many local Patch websites were among a large number of employees reportedly laid off by the news company Wednesday, under a national "restructuring" by its new owner.
Investment holding company Hale Global agreed to assume majority...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Baltimore County officials gathered Tuesday to unveil $3.7 million in school security improvements, including a OneView camera system that will make security footage available in real time to county police as well as to the county schools' Department of...