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How Does Your Garden Show? A Roland Park Surprise

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

 

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

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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 midweek.com.

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

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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

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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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RPCS receives the Miran Award of Excellence for Concrete Research

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 29, 2016 2:00pm

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Last night RPCS Upper School chemistry teachers Amy Popp and Diane Radov attended the American Concrete Institute Maryland Chapter award ceremony. Read More →

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Exciting news – Quid Nunc Named Jostens 2016 National Yearbook Program of Excellence winner for second year in a row!

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 3:00pm

RPCS Yearbook Editors showing a little school spirit!

RPCS Yearbook Editors showing a little school spirit!

Jostens, the leading producer of yearbooks and student-created content, today announced that Roland Park Country School’s yearbook has been named a 2016 Jostens’ National Yearbook Program of Excellence winner for the second year in a row – a very rare feat! Read More →

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Two-Alarm Fire on Longwood Road in Roland Park

1 Written by: | Friday, Apr 22, 2016 9:38am

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Firefighters were called at 6:00 a.m. this morning to a two-alarm fire at 101 Longwood Road in Roland Park, according to WBAL. The fire quickly engulfed the back of the house and spread across the roof and rafters of the shingle-style house. Using 4 inch “attack hoses”, firefighters manned two ladder trucks in their efforts to contain the blaze.

A Roland Park neighbor reports that the house belongs to a young family with two elementary school-age children and a baby. The mother of the family first heard the crackling of the flames. It was not until after the fire engines arrived that the smoke detectors in the house went off.  Read More →

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Roland Park Country School Honors Academic Achievement

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 1:00pm

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Jean Waller Brune, Head of Roland Park Country School, President of the Roland Park Country School Chapter of Cum Laude and District IV Cum Laude Regent is pleased to announce that seventeen students in the Senior and Junior classes were inducted into the School’s Cum Laude Chapter on April 18, 2016 marking the 52nd Anniversary of Cum Laude at RPCS. Delivering the Margareta A. Faissler Lecture at the induction was Cum Laude member and alumna Margaret VanDeusen, 2010. Read More →

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