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‘A Really Special Place’ | Western High School Celebrates 175th Anniversary  CBS Pittsburgh

Western Doves Celebrate 175 Years  Afro American

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Western High School To Close Wednesday Due To Ongoing Repairs  CBS Baltimore

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

Baltimore students learning English say they still don’t have a fair shot at the city’s top schools  Baltimore Sun

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

MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches High School Players of the Week Announced for Oct. 7 - Oct. 13  MaxPreps

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

Plato Cacheris, premier Washington defense lawyer, dies at 90  Washington Post

Baltimore City Schools Without AC Close 2 Hours Early  CBS Baltimore

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

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

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

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

United Soccer Coaches/MaxPreps High School Players of the Week Announced for September 9-15  MaxPreps

Queen Ester (Queenie) Petty-Womack | Obituaries

William Thomson Hoeck  Cape Cod Times

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

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

UMB CURE Welcomes New Executive Director  UMB News

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

Nancy Marie Patterson Tischler | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

The unexpected nostalgia of Biden’s ‘malarkey’  The Washington Post

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

Top Grads: Bay City Western High School  Bay City Times

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

United Baptist Missionary Convention: `Rebuilding Community  Afro American

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

Westglades Girls Soccer Loses Heartbreaker

Brittany Ann Beatty | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

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

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

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

Real Talk Tho Questionnaire: 7th Congressional District candidates respond  Baltimore Beat

Source -- Northwestern recruit OK'd to play at HS  ESPN

Baltimore Recreation Centers Opened At Noon Due To School Closings  CBS Baltimore

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

Westglades Girls Soccer Advances to Broward District Championship

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

Power Five commitment recap: Nov. 23-29  247Sports

Pamela Prue | Obituaries  MyEasternShoreMD

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

Georgetowner Was First Miss America  Georgetowner

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

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

DC Powerhouse Peggy Cooper Cafritz Dead at 70  Georgetowner

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

Five takeaways from the DCPS school closings  Washington Post

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

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

Our community 12/6: Holiday events and more around York County  York Dispatch

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

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

Why they coach: Brian Smith

Cappies Awards honor high school theater at Broward Center  Sun Sentinel

Scaife Jr., William McCaslan | Obituaries

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

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

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

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

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

Western students to hold Ice Bucket Challenge for science teacher  Kokomo Perspective

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

Meet the 2016 Broward Silver Knight Award winners  Miami Herald

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

Database: How many children have experienced school shootings in America?  The Washington Post

The Wright Stuff: |

Power Five commitment recap: June 22-23

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

DC is jumping on the jazz front  Washington Post

Kathryn Taylor Chamberlin  Loudoun Now

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

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

Student's award-winning art depicts stability in uncertainty

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

Police: North Dakota business owner, 3 employees killed  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Whitney Rittmann and John Colleran | Community  Kokomo Tribune

Hooe, Ella Miller | Obituaries

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

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Bloomsburg University Husky Dog Pound Names Winners of Business Competition

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

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

Meredith A. Diness, art professor  Washington Post

Ellington Premieres Modernized Campus  The Georgetown Dish

GBA Pays Tribute to Georgetown's Economic History  Georgetowner

Darnall, Thomas Ashton  Roanoke Times

Michigan school where students taunted as ‘slaves’ closed as Confederate flag protest escalates to threats  Raw Story

Western reaches 4-0 in football  Miami Herald

Longtime teacher and former mayor dies at 81  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

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

Knickerbocker Snowstorm Stories  Washington Post

Patricia A. Williams | Obituaries

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

Guo, Wu and Yared of Marjory Stoneman Douglas Among 53 Broward County Public School National Merit Semi-Finalists

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


Duke Ellington Gets Official Groundbreaking for Its Modernization Project  Georgetowner

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

INDECENT, MEMPHIS, and More Win Carbonell Awards  Broadway World

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