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City lawmakers tell Alonso school construction is top priority

Baltimore representatives in the House of Delegates assured the head of the city's public schools Friday that tackling the issue of school construction financing was their top priority in this year's General Assembly.

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Rawlings-Blake to sign bottle tax to fund schools

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to sign into law an increased bottle tax to renovate the city’s crumbling schools. Rawlings-Blake is scheduled to join schools CEO Andres Alonso and education advocates at Northwood Elementary School on Tuesday. She will sign ...

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Baltimore schools CEO Alonso pitches plan to borrow $1.2B

ANNAPOLIS — The chief executive officer of Baltimore’s public schools has told state lawmakers that he hopes to borrow $1.2 billion to overhaul the city’s public school buildings. Andres Alonso spoke Tuesday to the Senate Budget and Taxation committee, telling ...

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Baltimore residents to protest education budget

ANNAPOLIS — Rally organizers say they hope to bring more than 2,000 people to Annapolis to protest $94 million in spending reductions for schools statewide. The rally is scheduled for Monday evening in front of the Maryland State House. Susan ...

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