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Seven Maryland Park Sites Getting Federal Grants

Seven Maryland Park Sites Getting Federal Grants

Some Maryland national parks and trails will receive a little more federal funding this year, including a local historic land and water path, thanks to the National Park Service.

College Enrollment and Completion Remain Priorities for Caret, University System of Maryland

College Enrollment and Completion Remain Priorities for Caret, University System of Maryland

Some campuses have seen more declines in enrollment than others.

Maryland Bill Would Require Sexual Abuse Awareness Education in Schools

Maryland Bill Would Require Sexual Abuse Awareness Education in Schools

Delegate Eric Luedtke, D-Montgomery, called the proposed bill "the single most effective thing we can do to stop abuse.”

A Roundup of Happenings in Annapolis

A Roundup of Happenings in Annapolis

Alan Gross, educational organizations, new candidate for Congress among capital happenings.

Bill Would Punish Coaches Who Don’t Bench Youth Players With Concussion Symptoms

Bill Would Punish Coaches Who Don’t Bench Youth Players With Concussion Symptoms

NFL, college injuries, feature film put head-trauma issue in the spotlight.

Hogan Adds Education-Related Initiatives, Including Early Graduation Gifts

Hogan Adds Education-Related Initiatives, Including Early Graduation Gifts

Gov. Larry Hogan offers $6,000 scholarships for early high school graduates.

Maryland Board of Public Works holds annual ‘Hope-A-Thon’, debates air conditioning for Baltimore County Schools

Maryland Board of Public Works holds annual ‘Hope-A-Thon’, debates air conditioning for Baltimore County Schools

Local school district officials appear before board, advocate for public school funding

Gov. Larry Hogan Funds Education, Prioritizes Tax Reduction in Budget Proposal

Gov. Larry Hogan Funds Education, Prioritizes Tax Reduction in Budget Proposal

Republicans and Democrats disagree over just how much of the budget should be allocated by legislative mandate.

Gov. Hogan releases budget for fiscal year 2017, Maryland legislative committees continue to meet

Gov. Hogan releases budget for fiscal year 2017, Maryland legislative committees continue to meet

A roundup of some of Maryland's legislative committee meetings.

Caret Aims To Maintain Tuition Affordability, He Tells Lawmakers In Annapolis

Caret Aims To Maintain Tuition Affordability, He Tells Lawmakers In Annapolis

Getting students to graduate in four years also a focus for university system chancellor.