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Andrew Pruski submitted his resignation from the Anne Arundel County Board of Education on Wednesday. File|Patch
Steve Holcomb July 10, 2014 at 06:39 am
President Birge's comment that voters will not be able to "exercise their right" to voteRead More in a retention election until November 2016 is beyond disingenuous. If members of the County School Board were elected outright, as in 20 other Maryland jurisdictions, we would be exercising our right to vote THIS November. This County desperately needs an elected School Board, especially given the nonsense being spouted by the current unelected and unaccountable Board members.
Cellphone towers are proposed for the campuses of nine Prince George's County public schools, to the dismay of many parents. (Image credit: Flickr/Michael Dorausch)
Holden Wilen July 11, 2014 at 01:28 am
This was first reported by the Prince George's Sentinel more than a month ago. The Washington PostRead More links to the stories in their story. Will you please attribute in yours?
Alicia Jensen. Courtesy of TheKnockoutProject.com.
Chuck Burton June 21, 2014 at 10:11 am
Emotional support can be as important as medical, and even financial support for all kinds ofRead More conditions. Traditional sources of treatment often largely ignore the mind-body connection during and after treatment to the detriment of the best outcomes.
Current sideline concussion tests analyze balance and short-term memory, but the King-Devick test looks for vision-related problems. Credit: College News Service
Harford County Native June 17, 2014 at 10:16 am
I thought they already did that by holding up two or three fingers real quick and say how manyRead More fingers am I holding up then say good go play.
One Maryland high school football coach says education at the grassroots level through programs such as Heads Up Football is an effective method for cutting down on head injuries. File|Patch
Kim Cooke June 16, 2014 at 07:47 am
Worried this will hurt the game? That's become an interesting phrase. But exactly what does itRead More mean? Lower attendance? Less enjoyable for fans? Does any of that trump the safety of the players? Sometimes I can't comprehend the level of egotism and selfishness. It's particularly worrisome in people who work with kids. I love football, but I put the players' welfare before my pleasure.
Steve June 16, 2014 at 10:47 pm
I once scored four touchdowns in one high school game. Then I married the red headed devil, became aRead More shoe salesman. My life is over
Walter Gilbert June 17, 2014 at 11:48 am
Let's face it: Football is a violent game. I can't imagine anyone letting their child play such anRead More injury-prone "sport". Sadly, from the trash movies and video games that our kids are weaned on, violence seems to be part of our culture. Too bad.
A new Maryland survey says Anne Arundel County's youth are more likely to have been the victims of bullying, forced to have sex, and considered committing suicide than the state's students overall. File|Patch
Steve D June 13, 2014 at 09:27 am
The bullying was so bad, the school's response so lacking, this is exactly why we moved out ofRead More county.
Richard Rice June 13, 2014 at 11:08 am
There is probably bullying in Montgomery County also. Going to Special Ed years agoRead More there was some physical bullying as well as emotional!!
Sgt. Dellion Sitladin Sr. surprises his son, D.J., at a Hyattsville school's Career Day. Credit: PG Schools YouTube video
J Leland June 12, 2014 at 01:43 pm
These stories never get old. Thank you to all military for your service!!
virginia weaver June 12, 2014 at 07:27 pm
Wonderful & touching video.
Deborah Coleman June 15, 2014 at 11:20 am
These are the BESTEST stories!
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