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Reopening Maryland: COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted On Non-Essential Businesses Friday; Does Not Include Restaurants, GymsGov. Larry Hogan announces he will lift coronavirus restrictions on non-essential businesses, but masks will be encouraged inside.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Hospitalizations At Lowest Rate In 50 Days As Total Cases Near 55KThe number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Maryland is just under 55,000, and the number of people currently hospitalized continues to decline, state numbers released Wednesday morning show.
'We Were Crushed' | Annapolis Restaurant Owners Disappointed With Gov. Hogan's Decision To Keep Indoor Dining ClosedGov. Larry Hogan's Phase Two of the Maryland Roadmap to Recovery Plan does not include the opening of indoor dining at restaurants, but they can continue to offer outdoor dining or curbside pick. 
Local Doctor Raises Concerns Over COVID-19 Contact Tracing Amid Nationwide ProtestsWith large gatherings and protests happening around the country, the big question is: Could there be a resurgence of COVID-19, and how could it impact communities in Baltimore that have already been hit hard by this virus?
'Have I Got The Virus?' Annapolis Songwriter Hopes To Lift Spirits With Coronavirus-Themed TuneDuring these tough times, many people are trying to find different ways to lift each others' spirits. One songwriter out of Annapolis is doing just that through music.
'Incredibly Proud' | Gov. Hogan Thanks Baltimore Protesters For Peaceful Demonstrations, Stopping AgitatorsGov. Larry Hogan continued to thank Baltimore city residents and leaders "who are showing the power of a strong, compassionate and united community" in the city in the wake of George Floyd's death. 
Baltimore County Offers Online Scheduling For Free COVID-19 TestsBaltimore County residents can now quickly and easily reserve a slot of a free COVID-19 test online.
Johns Hopkins Study: Young Adults Reporting Highest Levels Of Psychological Distress During COVID-19 PandemicA new study from Johns Hopkins University discovered that young adults and low income households have experienced a dramatic increase in psychological distress during the COVID-19 global pandemic.
Former Gubernatorial Candidate Krish Vignarajah Battling Breast CancerFormer Democratic gubernatorial candidate Krish Vignarajah had surgery Tuesday to remove a cancerous lump in her breast.
Baltimore Ravens, American Red Cross Team Up To Host Blood Drive Amid Coronavirus PandemicAmid the coronavirus pandemic, the need for blood is critical.
Art Museums Across The Country Can Now Sell Their Pieces To Stay Afloat Amid Coronavirus PandemicFor the first time, art museums struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic can now sell their art to stay afloat.
'We Don't Really Have The Space' | Sip & Bite Diner Hopes To See Outdoor Dining Transition Into Limited Capacity Indoor ServiceLast week, Gov. Larry Hogan announced restaurants can reopen their outdoor seating areas to customers, a step in the right direction, but it doesn’t help everyone.