As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
With declining enrollment, rising costs, and increasing competition, these are tough days for many of the District’s Catholic schools. Last month, the Archdiocese of Washington rolled out a proposal to transform eight of those schools into publicly-funded charter schools. We’ll look at the response to the proposal and the future of Catholic education in the District and across the nation.
- Patricia Weitzel-O'Neill Superintendent of Schools, Archdiocese of Washington
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