The Observer

Colleges alert parents of student alcohol use

By Jessie Hirsch, Contest Manager

March 22, 2010

Recently, several colleges and universities have changed their policies on alerting parents of students who engage in underage drinking. In the past, most schools only reported incidents in which the students were either arrested or hospitalized, but now they plan to notify parents before the situation...

CHS athlete commits

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

March 1, 2010

Congratulations to senior Eric Skrzyniarz for accepting a baseball offer to St. Mary’s College of Maryland of the Capital Athletic Conference. Eric has been on varsity for three seasons and will play outfield for St. Mary’s. This past season Eric had a batting average of .370 and a slugging percentage...

Maryland public universities to raise tuition costs

By Jenna Cantor, Public Relations and Justin Rheingold, Online Breaking News Editor

March 1, 2010

Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley announced plans Jan. 13 for a tuition increase of all public universities in Maryland. The proposed three percent tuition hike will be part of Maryland lawmaker’s plans to cover a $2 billion deficit in the state’s budget. The increase will likely take effect...

CHS athletes commit

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

October 28, 2009

Congratulations to Pam Vranis for accepting an offer to play soccer at Johns Hopkins University of the Centennial Conference. Pam has been on varsity for four years playing forword and midfield. Good luck to Pam on becoming a Blue Jay. Congratulations to Harris Fanarroff for accepting an offer...

Lacrosse player accepts offer

By Bobby Hirsch, Observations Editor

September 30, 2009

Congratulations to Matt Risk for accepting an offer to play lacrosse at Lehigh University of the Patriot League.   Matt has been on varsity for four years as an attack man.  Good luck to Matt on becoming a Mountain Hawk.    The Observer would like to honor athletes who will be taking their game to...

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