In a heated discussion with the head of the school construction program, Gov. Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot aired serious concerns about the state’s spending on public school projects at Wednesday's Board of Public Works meeting.
ANNAPOLIS -- Officials from the Maryland State Department of Education said they are expecting the results of the PARCC exam to serve as a new baseline for assessing student performance, and itemized results will show individual students’ areas of deficiency.
WASHINGTON -- Nursing homes in the United States are battling a surge in the number of infections caused by a deadly superbug, prompting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to urge stepped-up preventive measures.
TOWSON -- Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Kensington, said Wednesday that Maryland’s handgun licensing law must be expanded nationwide to reduce gun homicides.