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Congratulations, Claire! Claire is our latest Baltimore's Child of the Month. Read about her here.

Age: 17 School: Homeschooled Grade: Senior in high school, and dual-enrolled in CCBC Hobbies: Making robotics, horseback riding, hanging out with her cats Claire Smith used to look over the shoulders of her two brothers—she’s a triplet—and watch as they dabbled in computer science pursuits. Two years ago, she decided …

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The Bennett Blazers Forging a unique athletic community and, in some cases, blazing a trail to the Paralympics.

Olive Weidenhammer’s mother Elizabeth recalls her three-year-old daughter’s excitement before joining big sister Willow’s basketball league. But Elizabeth could tell Olive was also a little nervous. Whatever fears Olive may have harbored, they appeared to dissipate the moment Olive saw her new teammates. “Mom!” Olive exclaimed. “Everyone here’s in a …

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