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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Mon February 10, 2014

What The Iditarod Can Teach You About Math

Credit Bob Wick, BLM California / Creative Commons

Tom Hall talks with Jen Reiter

Jen Reiter, a third grade teacher at the Gilman School in North Baltimore, will be heading to Anchorage, Alaska, on Friday to participate in the 2014 Iditarod, the nearly 1,000-mile race through the Alaskan wilderness from Anchorage to Nome. She won’t be one of the mushers, but rather, she has been chosen to be this year’s “Teacher on the Trail.”  Jen Reiter joins Tom Hall in the studio to tell us what that will entail.

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Old News for O's Fans
1:19 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Is Peter Angelos Reverting To His Old Ways With The Orioles?

Baltimore Orioles owner Peter Angelos watches the action from his suite at the Boston Red Sox at Baltimore Orioles game on September 28, 2011. The Orioles won 4-3, eliminating the Red Sox from playoff contention on the final game of the regular season.

Originally published on Tue January 7, 2014 10:39 am

Under normal circumstances, sports fans and teams from Baltimore don’t have to take a back seat to anyone around the country, least of all Bostonians. And we surely don’t need their advice.  But a column in a Boston newspaper last week offered counsel to the Orioles and their fans that made perfect sense.

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