Ann Costantino

Freelance Investigative Reporter ---Ann Costantino has been a Baltimore County resident for over twenty years. A graduate of Towson University, Ann earned her bachelors in mass communications after first studying communications and journalism in Arizona and Texas. Ann worked as assistant to the executive director of the (former) Advertising Association of Baltimore (AAB), where she managed the organization’s American Advertising “ADDY” Awards shows in Baltimore and New York, which celebrated creativity in advertising. In Texas, Ann interned with the Austin Chronicle, learning the old school ways of cropping and editing, developing and sizing photographs. A long way from where she started, Ann is originally from Oahu, Hawaii – a place where she learned the value of the aloha spirit. Ann is politically independent, fiercely committed to integrity in journalism and is a member of the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) professional organization.

—– By: Ann Costantino —– In a Sunday night social media rant, Baltimore County Councilwoman Cathy Bevins did not shy away from an opportunity to show her disapproval of a Facebook...

—– By: Ann Costantino —– Loch Raven Village basketball friends hope to inspire others to ‘jump in’ on community projects As an 11-year-old boy in 2003, Christian Collins...

—- By: Ann Costantino —– Maryland statute allows for up to 30 business days for its government agencies to produce documents when presented with a public record request under the state’s...

—– By: Ann Costantino —– Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is challenging the Baltimore County school board over its decision to hire outgoing Interim Superintendent Verletta White for...

—– By: Ann Costantino —– A five-page separation agreement, signed on Monday by outgoing interim Superintendent Verletta White, and obtained by The Baltimore Post through a Maryland...

—-By: Ann Costantino —- The attorney who represents the Baltimore County school board has requested $2,250 to comb through “hundreds of emails” exchanged over a 12-month period between...

—– By: Ann Costantino —- During a special school board meeting on Tuesday, board members unanimously approved interim Superintendent Verletta White’s new position with Baltimore County...

—– By: Ann Costantino —– A security flaw that made highly sensitive data available to password credential holders on a Baltimore County Public Schools portal is being worked through...

—– By: Ann Costantino —– A major security flaw has been detected that allowed unrestricted access to highly sensitive records pertaining to students, staff and internal school...

—– By: Ann Costantino —– Maryland State superintendent of schools, Karen Salmon, PhD, has approved Darryl L. Williams, PhD as Baltimore County Public Schools’ permanent superintendent....