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Legislative Leaders To Seek To Restore Md. Education Money

Maryland’s lawmakers said Friday that they will work to boost funding for education in the state budget above the amount Gov. Larry Hogan has proposed.

01/30/2015

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Md. Bill Would Put Armed Police Officer In Every School

A bill to put armed guards in Maryland schools has been controversial. The bill proposes to protect students from school shootings by giving guns to school officers.

01/29/2015

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UVa. Sorority Members Told To Stay Away From Fraternity Parties

Sixteen sororities at the University of Virginia are told to stay away from big fraternity parties.

01/29/2015

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Cal Ripken Jr. Visits Md. School After Students’ Social Media Campaign

Orioles legend Cal Ripken Jr. surprises high school students in Worchester County with a special visit.

01/29/2015

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Public Works: Schools, Take Care Of What You Have

A message to Maryland school districts from the Board of Public Works: take better care of what you have.

01/28/2015

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One Of Md.’s Smallest Schools A Finalist In ‘Trees Rock’ Contest

The stakes are high for one of the state’s smallest schools. St. Martin’s Lutheran School in Annapolis is in a nationwide race to win thousands of dollars in the “Trees Rock” contest by Scotties Tissue.

01/28/2015

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Students At Westminster-Area School Returned After Evacuation

Students at Winter Mills High School in Westminster have been evacuated due to a bomb threat.

01/28/2015

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Maryland Adds Cybersecurity, Patent Law To Graduate Program

The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law has expanded its new master of science in law program to include specializations in patent law and cybersecurity, bringing the number of options to five.

01/25/2015

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Coppin State Fraternity Ordered To Stop All Activities Amidst Hazing Allegations

Allegations of brutal hazing leads to a multi-million dollar lawsuit against a fraternity at Coppin State University. Now WJZ has learned that fraternity has been ordered to stop all campus activities.

01/22/2015

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Mercy High, Hunt Valley Orchestra Announce Partnership

The school announced Thursday that the orchestra will call Mercy home and will regularly interact with the schools orchestra.

01/22/2015

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New Baltimore Program Works To Help Young Men Succeed

On this day of remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., there’s a new program to help young African-American men succeed.

01/19/2015

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Md. Board Of Regents Approves Tuition Hike For Spring Semester

Tough times for the state budget means college students in Maryland’s university system are about to pay more.

01/16/2015