There was plenty of news across Maryland on Friday. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of the top stories from the past 24 hours.
School District Plans For Fall
Students enrolled with the Howard County Public School System will not be returning to the classroom this fall. The Howard County Board of Education approved a virtual first semester, which will run from Sept. 8 through Jan. 28, 2021.
Anne Arundel County teachers want to start the school year online, their union said Friday. The announcement from the Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County says educators are worried that returning to school too soon will only worsen the local coronavirus situation.
As coronavirus testing expands, Maryland hit a new milestone. On Friday, Gov. Larry Hogan said the state received a record number of test results in the last 24 hours, with 24,171.
Community members are invited to join formerly detained individuals, immigrant families, CASA, HoCo for Justice, and others in a march against the presence of ICE
Check out the latest dream homes to cross our desks. Among them are a waterfront mansion with a heated pergola, a gorgeous estate with a guest cottage, and a gated compound with five-star spa amenities.
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