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Looking for a Safe, Loving, Authentic Preschool Experience for Your Child? Explore Roland Park Country School

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 16, 2016 10:00am

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Looking for a safe, loving, authentic preschool experience for your child?

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In Roland Park: Distinctive Italianate Villa of Renowned French Medievalist

4 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 9:49am

Hot House: 4828 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21210


Italian-style stucco house, circa 1900, with portico and large sunroom. Eight bedrooms, 3.5 baths over three levels. About 4,840 sq. ft., in good condition with hardwood floors, leaded-glass windows, original architectural details. Large formal living room and dining rooms with fireplace and columned archway. Large eat-in kitchen, den and glass sunroom running the full width of the house. Master bedroom suite upstairs with three more bedrooms and bath. Four large bedrooms and bath on the third floor. Unfinished basement, elevator, zoned central a/c. .41 acres: $740,000

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Gilman Class of 2016 Honored at 119th Founders Day

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 13, 2016 10:00am

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Each year the leading scholar from each Middle and Upper School grade is awarded a William S. Thomas Scholarship Prize. This year’s Upper School recipients, pictured from left, are: Matthew Z. Mu ‘18, James Clayton Hebert ‘17, Luigi Nicholas Mangione ’16 (valedictorian), and William Carrington Dowling ‘19. Photo Credit: Steve McDaniel

The 112-member Class of 2016 faced stormy weather on Sunday, June 5, for the Founders Day exercises that marked the end of their time as Gilman students. The threat of thunderstorms led to a decision to move the exercises indoors, which, despite the swelter inside the Redmond C.S. Finney Arena, provided wise as rain pelted the ceiling about 40 minutes into the ceremony. The nimble move seems apt for the Class of 2016, characterized by its valedictorian, Luigi Nicholas Mangione, as inventive, with “incredible courage to explore the unknown and try new things.” Read More →


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PNC Lacrosse Spotlight: Bryn Mawr Sophomore Midfielder Olivia Rubin

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 02, 2016 12:50pm

Only a sophomore, Olivia Rubin has already emerged as a team leader and is among the best lacrosse players in the metro area. She had another solid season for Bryn Mawr, earning All A-Conference honors in the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland. Rubin created matchup problems all season, and she had a five-goal performance against Maryvale Prep April 15. Rubin, who excels academically, has committed to Duke and was selected for the 2016 Under Armour All-America Underclass Lacrosse Tournament.

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How Does Your Garden Show? A Roland Park Surprise

2 Written by: | Friday, May 20, 2016 11:00am



On a recent Sunday, I attended the 100th birthday celebration of a house on Elmwood Road in Roland Park. Although I’d been to the house before, I had not been there during the daytime since childhood. Read More →

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Looking for a Safe, Loving, Authentic Preschool Experience for Your Child? Explore RPCS

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:30pm

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Roland Park Couple to Receive JHU Honorary Degrees Today

1 Written by: | Wednesday, May 18, 2016 9:35am

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Attorney Shale Stiller and Judge Ellen Heller will receive honorary degrees today from Johns Hopkins University. Photo via

One Baltimore couple is getting “his and hers” honorary degrees from Johns Hopkins University today.

Filmmaker Spike Lee may be doing the heavy lifting when he gives the keynote speech and receives an honorary degree at Hopkins 140th commencement ceremony, but seven others will receive honorary degrees as well, including longtime Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Ellen Heller and her husband, attorney Shale Stiller from Roland Park who have made contributions in the fields of law and philanthropy.

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Real Estate & Home, Roland Park

Living Large in a Smaller Home

0 Written by: | Saturday, May 14, 2016 3:00pm


When we say that this contemporary in North Roland Park is hard to find, we mean that literally. Aside from the fact that the one-level layout of this home is unique to the area, it is also hidden away on one of the prettiest streets in Baltimore. Read More →

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BCPSS plans to use a “luxury designer shingle” for Roland Park school’s roof

5 Written by: | Tuesday, May 10, 2016 11:15am

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A representative for Baltimore City Public Schools says administrators plan to put a “luxury designer shingle” on the roof of Roland Park Elementary/Middle School and don’t intend to use the historically-appropriate clay tiles that the community prefers. Read More →

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Roland Park Civic League Backs Plan to Keep Clay Tile Roof on School

4 Written by: | Friday, May 06, 2016 11:20am

Photo by Ed Gunts

Photos by Ed Gunts

In a city where some public schools don’t even have working water fountains, should the school system spend $1 million to put a historically-accurate clay tile roof on a school in Roland Park?

That was the issue debated Wednesday night during the monthly meeting of the Roland Park Civic League, the community organization whose jurisdiction includes the Roland Park Elementary/Middle School at 5207 Roland Avenue. Read More →

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