County and city leaders testify on school construction funding before the House Appropriations Committee on Thursday in Annapolis. (MarylandReporter.com photo by Bryan Renbaum)

Hearing on school-construction funding highlights desperate state of some schools

BY: Ryan Renbaum, MarylandReporter.com(Republished) Annapolis, MD- County and city leaders highlighted the desperate state of some of the schools in

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The national average of state prison populations that are African-American is 32%, according to a new report. (Adobe iStock)

Report: Maryland Has Largest Black Prison Population in U.S.

By: Diane Bernard, Public News Service  BALTIMORE — While racial disparities in imprisonment in the U.S. have decreased overall, Maryland’s

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College of Southern Maryland Men of Excellence Program Coordinator Tim Fenner, left, celebrates with CSM Student Micah Kay, center, as Kay is announced the collegiate winner of the AKA MLK Day of Service Essay by Nu Zeta Omega Chapter President Denise Barnes, right. (Submitted photo)

CSM Student Micah Kay Wins AKA Sorority’s MLK Day of Service Essay Contest

News Release, College of Southern Maryland La Plata, MD- Micah Kay, a second-year psychology major at the College of Southern

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Babies need to make eye contact with people, not phones. AFP via Getty

Is secondhand screen time the new secondhand smoking?

By: Joelle Renstrom, Boston University The Environmental Protection Agency first warned of secondhand smoke in 1991, some 30 years after scientists determined that smoking cigarettes

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