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MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches High School Players of the Week Announced for Oct. 6 - Oct. 13  MaxPreps

Plato Cacheris, Washington ‘Super Lawyer’ in Headline Cases, Dies at 90  The New York Times

MSU Homecoming: We Are the Bears!  Afro American

Greek-American Plato Cacheris, Top Washington Defense Attorney, Was 90  The National Herald

Nancy Marie Patterson Tischler | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Can DC's public schools survive the coming enrollment surge?  Greater Greater Washington

Families accused of Ellington residency fraud wonder if there’s a prequel  The Washington Post

Student Receives Associate's Degree Before HS Diploma  Spectrum News 1

Las Vegas DREAMers heading to Washington, DC to advocate for DACA  The Nevada Independent

Michelle Obama, celebrities in tow, brings words of inspiration to students at UCLA  Los Angeles Times

Photos: Gleaming Duke Ellington School Is Reopening After Massive (And Over Budget) Renovations

Dumbarton Bridge has beautiful details and an interesting history  Greater Greater Washington

Ann Todd Jealous Addresses Alma Mater, Western High School  Afro American

William Thomson Hoeck - Obituaries  Cape Cod Times

Neblett Center to launch Saturday academy to help elementary school students  messenger-inquirer

Former Western High principal charged with stealing $61K from school  Baltimore Sun

Area Schools Without A/C Closing Or Dismissing Early Thursday  CBS Baltimore

Queen Ester (Queenie) Petty-Womack | Obituaries

Auditor: Costs For New Duke Ellington School More Than Doubles To $178 Million

UMB CURE Welcomes New Executive Director  UMB News

Plaque will honor Western High grads killed in Vietnam, Iraq  OCRegister

United Baptist Missionary Convention: `Rebuilding Community  Afro American

PIAA football: York High to challenge Pittsburgh Central Catholic  York Daily Record

Trying to break the mold: In gubernatorial bid, Jealous draws on civil rights roots  Washington Post

Top Grads: Bay City Western High School  Bay City Times

Project of the Year: Best K-12 Education Duke Ellington School of the Arts  Engineering News-Record

Area student achievements, June 9, 2019 | News  Kokomo Tribune

Passages: 1956 Olympic Coach Stan Tinkham Passes at 87  Swimming World Magazine

Georgetowner Was First Miss America  Georgetowner

Peggy Cooper Cafritz, grande dame of the Washington arts and education scene, dies at 70  The Washington Post

Pamela Prue | Obituaries  MyEasternShoreMD

Gilbert Sandler, spinner of old Baltimore stories, dies at 95  Baltimore Sun

New Bill Could Bring CS Programs to 500K JROTC Students—and Diversify the Future Workforce  EdSurge

About 4K Prince George's County Public Schools Students Still Are Not Immunized  NBC4 Washington

What it looked like as students across America walked out of school to protest gun violence  Chalkbeat New York

DC Powerhouse Peggy Cooper Cafritz Dead at 70  Georgetowner

10 Amazing Facts About Jazz Legend Duke Ellington  Ultimate-Guitar.Com

A lesbian student was left with broken ribs after being attacked at school  LGBTQ Nation

'Extreme valor and courage': Baltimore detective from Hanover receives badge of bravery  The Evening Sun

Five takeaways from the DCPS school closings  Washington Post

Photos: Teenagers Demand 'Never Again' in an Age of Mass Shootings  The Atlantic

Sarah D.C. Banks, a retired career college educator and administrator, dies  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore police commissioner pick Harrison meets select community leaders, consent degree judge  Baltimore Sun

History: The schools for boys at Connecticut and Upton, part 2  Forest Hills Connection

'We can really do this': Bonded by murders, 3 friends achieve Division 1 football dreams  York Daily Record

Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame: Monroe's Larry Wright was big winner on basketball court  The Advocate

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Former Baltimore Community High principal pleads guilty to theft from school  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore schools should look for students in an unlikely place: the suburbs  Baltimore Sun

York Suburban football player Garth Barclay chooses Syracuse University  York Daily Record

Baltimore City school principal sentenced to 90 days in prison for theft of school money  Baltimore Sun

Mitchell Rivard, Bay City Western grad, takes VP role with LGBT congressional staffers' group  Bay City Times

Scaife Jr., William McCaslan | Obituaries |

Haunting faces, scenes and stories from the Knickerbocker Theatre roof crash 95 years ago  The Washington Post

Made by History: Cox Graae + Spack Designs for the Future  Georgetowner

DC is jumping on the jazz front  Washington Post

Since Columbine, 5,570 Michigan Students Exposed To Gun Violence  Detroit, MI Patch

The Wright Stuff: |

Power Five commitment recap: June 22-23

How to get to Preakness 2018: road closures, bus routes and more  Baltimore Sun

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

The Rev. Joseph P. Bishop, 99, of New Marlborough |

Exhumed priest’s DNA doesn’t match evidence in case of ‘Sister Cathy’ slaying from 1969  Washington Post

Iowa 2020 Democratic Caucuses Move One Step Closer To Vote-By-Phone  The National Memo

Grammy Winner Augustin Hadelich Opens GR Symphony's 90th Anniversary Season With Beethoven Violin Concerto  Broadway World

Kennedi High, a Teenager Reported Missing in Baltimore, Has Been Found

Teammates Dan Droze and Dave Harris: When Separate Was Equal in America  Bleacher Report

Why they coach: Brian Smith

Outstanding pictures kids made for Art Against Violence 2017. Take a minute to look.  Washington Post

Rooted in Reality: Student's award-winning art depicts stability in uncertainty

Meet the 2016 Broward Silver Knight Award winners  Miami Herald

Bloomsburg University Husky Dog Pound Names Winners of Business Competition

Confederate flag-bearing trucks park outside Michigan school  The Spokesman-Review

Politics site's forecast: Odds on Stevens to win Trott's seat in Congress  Detroit News

Margaret L. 'Maggie' Wimsatt, social arbiter of an earlier Washington, dies at 95  Washington Post

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

Kathryn Taylor Chamberlin  Loudoun Now

GBA Pays Tribute to Georgetown's Economic History  Georgetowner

Darnall, Thomas Ashton  Roanoke Times

Chilling PSA highlights the dangers signs of a potential school shooter  AOL

Under Secretary of State for African Affairs: Who Is Tibor Nagy Jr.?  AllGov

Peggy Cooper Cafritz: Outspoken champion of social justice, the arts and education in Washington DC  The Independent

Decades after a nun was slain, police exhume a priest’s body. This cold case is Netflix’s latest mystery.  Washington Post

'All of a sudden, we were human beings': Reflections on 50 years of Loving vs. Virginia  WTOP

Will Voters in Maryland Elect Ben Jealous Their First Black Governor?  The Washington Spectator

INDECENT, MEMPHIS, and More Win Carbonell Awards  Broadway World

This Former DC Cop Just Wrote Your Favorite Summer Crime Novel

Barbara Levy Gradet, former director of Baltimore County’s Department of Social Services, dies  Baltimore Sun

Tiger Woods wants to level the playing field in education one child at a time  USA TODAY

Knickerbocker Snowstorm Stories  Washington Post

Bay City native who led Clinton campaign media back to work with Kildee

California teacher arrested on charges of having sex with a student, police say  KRON4

Whitney Rittmann and John Colleran | Community  Kokomo Tribune

MLS won't punish Bedoya for message to Congress  AOL

How China's New Love Affair with U.S. Private Schools Is Changing Them Both  The Atlantic

Duke Ellington Gets Official Groundbreaking for Its Modernization Project  Georgetowner

Twenty incoming students win $60,000 Medallion Scholarships | WMU News  WMU News

Janet Nguyen's removal from state Senate floor stirs free speech debate among Vietnamese Americans  Los Angeles Times

At Bet on Baltimore, students spent the summer starting something new Brooklyn

Stand Up Baltimore's “I Am The Change Youth Empowerment Conference”  Afro American

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