Coronavirus Response: Maryland Health Department Launching Campaign To Highlight Importance Of Contact TracingAs the number of coronavirus cases in Maryland continues to climb, the state's health department is launching a new campaign to educate people about the importance of contact tracing.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Hospitalizations Fall Again As Total Cases Top 54KAs the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases reported in Maryland tops 54,000, the number of people currently being hospitalized due to the virus continues to drop, data released by the state Tuesday morning showed.
7 Inmates Have Died Due To Coronavirus; 507 Cases Tied To State-Run Correctional SystemMore than 500 confirmed cases of the coronavirus have been tied to the state-run correctional system, officials said Monday.
Reopening Maryland: Health Officials Worry The COVID-19 Could Spread As Crowds Gather At The Beach, Summer EventsAs the state continues to loosen coronavirus restrictions, health officials are worried about the spread of COVID-19 as crowds head to the beach and other summer destinations where they will be in close proximity with others.
'Game-Changer': UMD Scientists Create More Accurate, Faster COVID-19 TestScientists from the University of Maryland School of Medicine have created a first-of-its-kind coronavirus test that uses colors to detect the virus with far greater accuracy than current tests.
Coronavirus Latest: Baltimore County Speeding Up Permit Process For Restaurants Wanting To Set Up Outdoor Table ServiceOfficials in Baltimore County said they're speeding up the permitting process for restaurants hoping to set up outdoor table service in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Maryland COVID-19 Positivity Rate Dropped By 60% From Peak As More Than 357K Tests Taken Across StateMaryland's COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped 60% from its peak and the state increased testing by 117% in May, according to statistics released by the governor's office.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland Hospitalizations Continue Slight Decline, Cases Surpass 53KMaryland continues to see a slight decline in coronavirus hospitalizations, as the state surpasses 53,000 cases as of Monday morning.
Maryland Coronavirus Hospitalizations Have Dropped To Lowest Level Since April 15, State SaysHospitalizations of coronavirus patients in Maryland continue to decline, and the state reports the statewide positivity rate is now 10.9 percent as of Sunday morning.
'Anxious To Get Back': Maryland Churches Cautiously Reopen Amid Coronavirus PandemicMaryland churches are cautiously reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic.
George Floyd Death: Baltimore's Health Commissioner Urges Protesters To Wear Masks To Avoid Spreading CoronavirusBaltimore's health commissioner Sunday urged those protesting the in-custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis to wear face coverings and practice social distancing to avoid spreading the coronavirus.
Anne Arundel County Department Of Aging And Disabilities Launches 'Fresh Food Fridays' Program The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities launched this week "Fresh Food Fridays."
Coronavirus In Maryland: Total Cases Top 52K; Hospitalizations DecreaseThe number of Marylanders hospitalized with the coronavirus declined again Saturday as the total number of confirmed cases topped 52,000, data released Saturday showed.
Reopening Maryland: Restaurants With Outdoor Dining Open Up For Customers FridayRestaurants with outdoor dining are ready to reopen in Maryland when the latest coronavirus restrictions are lifted at 5 p.m. Friday -- just in time for the weekend.
Local Religious Leaders Stress Importance Of Public Health, Safety Ahead Of ReopeningLocal religious leaders are trying to figure out how to safely reopen churches, synagogues and mosques, while still working to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.