Making the summer last longer. Lawmakers are headed in that direction with a proposal to extend the school summer break beyond Labor Day.
The Maryland General Assembly is being sworn in on Wednesday afternoon, with dozens of new faces and a $750 million challenge.
Coffee With Dylan McDermott; People Are Talking about Pete’s Grille.
More than 50 years of delicious pancakes, omelets and much more, Pete’s Grille in Waverly is a Baltimore institution.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is urging Maryland residents to shop locally over the holiday season.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is scheduled to speak at the grand opening of the new Allegany County Sheriff’s Office.
The Maryland State Fair will receive the 2014 William Donald Schaefer Helping People Award.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is scheduled to give the keynote address at the Rural Maryland Council meeting.
There are calls to push back the school year in Maryland. A high-ranking state official petitions to extend summer break until after Labor Day. Not everybody supports the idea.
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot is planning to launch a petition drive to persuade lawmakers to delay the opening of public schools until after Labor Day.
The summer travel season kicks off in just a few days and it’s expected to be one of the biggest in years. Now there’s a new plan to extend summer vacation for Maryland public schools. It’s getting cheers from students and it could bring big money to the state.
Maryland lawmakers will be wrestling with a bigger budget problem than they expected, after officials revised the state’s revenues down by about $238 million on Thursday for the current fiscal year and the next.