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Baltimore Fishbowl wins MDDC Press Association awards for news, features and more

I am pleased to report that Baltimore Fishbowl won nine awards in the Maryland, Delaware, District of Columbia Press Association Contest this week for stories published in 2019. It is Baltimore Fishbowl’s first year competing in the contest, which included nearly 1900 submissions from 52 member organizations. Baltimore Fishbowl entered the contest in Division O, […]

Posted inMy Real Life Modern Family

Click Here to Relive this Memory

Baltimore-based poet Elizabeth Hazen reflects on the “complicated gift” of nostalgia. When I am overwhelmed with adult life, I think of childhood days home from school with a cold, cozy in bed. My mother moves the living room TV into my room, and I spend hours watching syndicated episodes of I Dream of Jeannie and Bewitched and reading Sweet Valley […]

Posted inSchools

Board candidates praise school resource officers – but there’s no proof they make schools safer

By Emily R. Condon and Colin McNamara, Capital News Service Amid nationwide concern about school shootings and other violent incidents, all 24 Maryland school districts have employed school resource officers at some time since the 2016-2017 school year, and all but one retain them still. But now, at least five years on, the state says […]