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Maryland School Assessment Scores Fall

Student test scores slip. Reading and math scores on Maryland’s state tests for elementary and middle school students have sink to their lowest levels in seven years. So what’s to blame?

07/11/2014

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Schools In Baltimore’s Poorest Neighborhoods Outpacing Others Statewide

Cracking the code. They are schools in the city’s poorest neighborhoods. But when it comes to good grades and top test scores, students are outpacing other children in more affluent areas statewide.

05/08/2014

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Researchers Develop Blood Test To Diagnose Concussions

There’s a breakthrough that could make diagnosing concussions easier and faster. Researchers have developed a new blood test.

03/14/2014

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Test Confirms 2nd Md. Deer With Wasting Disease

The Department of Natural Resources says a second deer harvested in western Maryland has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

03/06/2014

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Standardized Tests To Start This Week In Maryland

Maryland schools plan to start their annual round of standardized tests this week, despite legislators’ efforts to cancel or replace them this year.

03/03/2014

New Test Could Spot Early Signs Of Alzheimer’s Disease

With more and more people being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, doctors say it’s critical to identify problems with memory and thinking as soon as possible. Now, a simple test could help spot the early signs of the disease. Click on the link for more information.

01/13/2014

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82 Percent Of Md. Kindergartners Are School-Ready

An assessment of Maryland kindergartners shows young children in the state have made huge gains over the past decade in terms of their readiness for school.

10/12/2013

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MSA Test Results: Maryland Schools Decline Slightly In Reading & Math

The Maryland School Assessments are in, and the state schools superintendent says there is progress to be made.

07/23/2013

2014 Mazda6 Grand Touring (credit: Mazda Motor Corporation)

Road Test: 2014 Mazda6 Grand Touring

In this edition of Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi, Vinnie reviews the 2014 Mazda6 Grand Touring.

07/11/2013

2013 Toyota Avalon (credit: Toyota Motor Corporation)

Road Test: 2013 Toyota Avalon

In this edition of Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi, Vinnie reviews the 2013 Toyota Avalon.

06/19/2013

2013 Chrysler 300C (credit: Chrysler Group LLC)

Road Test: 2013 Chrysler 300C

In this edition of Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi, Vinnie reviews the 2013 Chrysler 300C.

06/06/2013

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Nothing ‘Epideictic’ About The Spelling Bee Test

Hello. I’m Speller No. 282. And I’m not going to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee. But thanks to the new vocabulary test, I might have been a contender.

05/29/2013

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