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The Pace Of First COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Is The Slowest In Two Months, CDC Data Shows, Worrying Health Professionals As Flu Season ApproachesThe pace of people getting first doses of Covid-19 vaccines is the slowest it has been since July 23, according to data released Wednesday from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
‘The Numbers Slapped Them In The Face’ Father Shares His Family’s COVID-19 Diagnosis As Thousands Of Maryland Students Remain In Quarantine With Cases RisingThousands of central Maryland students are in quarantine as more students and staff are testing positive for COVID-19.
Researchers From University Of Maryland's School Of Public Health Find COVID-19 Variants Are Becoming More AirborneA new study from the University of Maryland finds COVID variants are actually more airborne.
GBMC Health Partners To Offer Drive-Thru Flu Vaccinations For Primary & Specialty Care Patients Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 28GBMC Health Partners announced that they will be offering drive-thru flu vaccinations for primary and specialty care patients beginning Tuesday, Sept. 28. 
Covid Vaccines Are On The Way For Younger Children. Here's Why They're Different
COVID-19 In Maryland: Over 1,100 Cases Reported, 23 New DeathsMaryland reported 1,145 new COVID-19 cases and 23 new deaths, according to state health department data released Wednesday morning.
Group Of Parents Protest School Mask Mandate Outside Of County Council Meeting In Harford CountyHarford County parents saying no to the state-wide mask mandate and are now bringing their concerns to the County Council. 
Maryland State Department Of Education Awards More Than $4M To Help Provide Fresh Fruit & Vegetables To StudentsThe Maryland State Department of Education has awarded more than $4.2 million in federal funding to over 180 elementary schools across the state to help promote healthy eating habits. 
COVID-19 In Maryland: 974 New Cases Reported, Positivity Increasing
Parents React After Pfizer Announces Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is Safe For Children Between The Ages Of 5 to 11Pfizer said its COVID vaccine is safe and effective for children five to 11 years old.
School Bus Driver Shortage Continues To Impact MarylandAll across the United States, there's a shortage of school bus drivers. The issue is so severe, even the youngest riders notice it.
COVID Has Killed About As Many Americans As The 1918-19 FluCOVID-19 has now killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic did — approximately 675,000.