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Hogan Says He Plans To Sign Foster Care Reform Bill

Gov. Larry Hogan says he plans to sign a measure aimed at doing more to prevent foster care children from being returned to abusive biological parents.


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Foster Care Coordinator Discusses Diverse Field Of Social Work In Baltimore

Kerri Socha, Children’s Services Placement Coordinator, discusses how she uses her education to oversee refugee minor foster care programs, and the diverse careers available within the field of social work.


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KidsPeace Foster Children Will Participate In Orioles Opening Day

It’s an organization devoted to helping children in need, and two of its biggest supporters are Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his wife Angela.



Showalters To Join KidsPeace Trick-Or-Trot 5K To Benefit Local Foster Kids

If you’re in Canton early Saturday morning you’ll have a chance to “buckle up.” Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his wife will join hundreds of people who will be walking and running.


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12-Year-Old Boy Enters Alford Plea In Beating Death Of Toddler

A disposition hearing is set for a 12-year-old boy accused in the beating death of a 2-year-old foster child living with his family.


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Md. Ending Contract With Foster-Care Provider

The state of Maryland is cutting ties with its second-largest foster-care provider.


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Md. Moves To Sanction Foster Care Provider

Maryland officials are moving to suspend new placements by the state’s second-largest foster care provider after finding that it put children at risk by failing to track background checks, training and other requirements for foster parents.


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Federal Appeals Court Rules On Foster Care Case

A federal appeals court has rejected an effort to overturn a federal court ruling requiring reforms in the Baltimore city foster care system.


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Court Refuses To Toss Md. Foster Care Plan

A federal appeals court in Virginia has refused to throw out an agreement to improve Baltimore’s foster care system.


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Parents Hid 5 Children From School, Doctors

A stunning discovery just across the state line in York, Pennsylvania–five children living in secret. Authorities say the children’s parents hid them from the doctors, schools and neighbors.