| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Building on the tremendous success of last year's inaugural event, Kingswood Oxford is now accepting registrations for its second annual KO Model UN for Middle Schools (KOMUN), to be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Donations of gently used coats, hats, scarves and more will be accepted now through Dec. 6 at Orefield Middle School Builders Club's Coats for Kids Drive.
A community service organization, the club will collect donations and give them to needy families...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Coach Randy Burbach wanted to celebrate a successful middle school football season with an awards ceremony for his players.
He decided to hold the gathering for the third- through eighth-graders at Hooters.
Really, really bad...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:00 PM
On Halloween morning, Dunloggin Middle School in Ellicott City received a treat for all the environmental improvements that students and faculty have accomplished in recent years.
Gov. Martin O'Malley visited the school in recognition of its...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Update: The Food-4-Kids Backpack Program is in 355 schools in 56 counties and providing 5,637 food packets per week to students who have been identified as weekend chronically hungry.
Lakin Ks - Elementary School: Thank you again for providing this...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 PM
From his wheelchair in the Corona del Mar High School gym, Aaron Rubin held up one finger to indicate "yes" and two fingers for "no" as he answered questions about a drug addiction that led him to a catastrophic overdose.
"This is Aaron," said his...
| Oct 23, 2013
The Howard County Board of Education is scheduled to open a new middle school next year in Hanover. In order to do that, students must be redistricted into the new facility.
Below is a list of final recommendations for student redistricting made to the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Kenneth G. Yeager, a retired Catonsville educator and counselor who had been principal of Catonsville Evening High School and Catonsville Adult Center, died Sunday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia.
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Since 1976, The Firehouse in Highland Park has provided a safe haven for the town's youth. Many are familiar with the facility's reputation as the place to study, unwind or gather with friends.
Yet many remain unaware of its origin as an actual fire...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Some spectators brought umbrellas, but sunny skies ruled during the Lake Region Marching Band Festival Friday morning in Groton.
"It's a great day for marching band," exclaimed Groton band director Reid Johnson to the crowd.
Groton residents lined the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The First Academy Middle School, a private school in Orlando, has been named a National Blue Ribbon School, one of four schools in Florida to earn the distinction.
Hartridge Academy in Winter Haven, a charter school in Polk County, also made the list. ...