Maryland Businesses Split On Whether Or Not To Keep Mask Mandates After CDC, Hogan AnnouncementFor the first time in over a year, Maryland restaurants and businesses could open on Saturday without masks and other pandemic restrictions.
COVID Latest: Mask Mandates Remain Indoors While Dining, Shopping In MarylandGov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday afternoon while he's lifting mask mandates outdoors, masks will still be required while indoors whether dining or shopping.
Howard County Announces $6.5M In COVID-19 Pandemic AidHoward County Executive Calvin Ball filed emergency legislation to reallocate $6.5 million of county funds in fiscal year 2021 for coronavirus pandemic aid.
COVID-19 Latest: Judge Blocks Anne Arundel County Dining Ban, Says Restrictions Unfairly Target RestaurantsA judge blocked Anne Arundel County's dining ban just hours before it was set to take effect and said the county executive "appears to have relied on a selective interpretation of the data relating to COVID-19 matters that ignores or minimizes other sources of COVID-19 contact..."
Baltimore County To Provide $2.5M For Restaurants To Extend Outdoor Dining Season, Improve COVID-19 SafetyBaltimore County will provide $2.5 million to help restaurants and food service establishments extend the outdoor dining season and prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Coronavirus Latest: Indoor Dining Capacity Increases To 75% In Maryland MondayMost Maryland restaurants will increase their indoor dining to 75% Monday at 5 p.m. However, Anne Arundel County and Baltimore City will not be increasing capacity. 
Coronavirus Latest: Baltimore Mayor Updates Guidance On Reopening For Restaurants, Businesses, Religious InstitutionsBaltimore Mayor Jack Young released updated guidance for city businesses and religious institutions as the restaurants will be allowed to reopen indoor dining at 25% capacity. Some restrictions were also tightened for businesses.
Maryland Gov. Hogan Warns 'Acting Recklessly' Could Spike COVID-19 Numbers, Threaten Economy Even MoreMore coronavirus-related restrictions will be lifted this Friday, May 29 in Maryland, but Gov. Larry Hogan warned that if people act "recklessly" it could prevent the state from opening faster and even lead to a spike in COVID-19 numbers. He was shocked to see the photos and videos from Ocean City, Maryland over the holiday weekend.
Baltimore City To Allow Curbside Retail Wednesday, Outdoor Exercise Classes Of Up To 10 People AllowedBaltimore city will allow curbside retail pick-up starting Wednesday, Mayor Jack Young announced Tuesday.
Howard County Retail Stores, Barbershops And Hair Salons Can Operate At 50% Capacity Starting FridayMore coronavirus-related restrictions will be lifted for some Howard County businesses Friday morning.
Popular Ocean City Buffet Paul Revere Smorgasbord Will Stay Closed During 2020 Summer Season Due To COVID-19A popular Ocean City eatery will remain closed during the summer of 2020 due to coronavirus.