Less Than 0.01% Of Vaccinated Marylanders Have Been Hospitalized With Covid; Most New Cases Are Delta Variant, Officials SayGovernor Larry Hogan said Thursday that less than 0.01% of vaccinated Marylanders have been hospitalized with COVID-19, and less than 0.001% of vaccinated Marylanders have died from the virus. 
COVID-19 In Maryland: Over 700 New Cases Reported Within 24 Hours
Biden Administration Developing Plan To Require Almost All Foreign Visitors To Be VaccinatedThe Biden administration is developing a plan to mandate vaccinations for almost all foreign visitors to the US, a White House official confirmed to CNN on Wednesday, though some exceptions are expected.
If More Americans Don't Get Vaccinated, There Is 'Ample Chance' For A More Dangerous Variant To Emerge, Fauci SaysIf more Americans don't get vaccinated, there is "ample chance" of another coronavirus variant emerging, one that could be more aggressive and more pervasive than the Delta variant, Dr. Anthony Fauci warned Wednesday.
Maryland-Based Novavax Reaches Agreement For European Commission For Up To 200 Million COVID-19 Vaccine DosesNovavax, a biotechnology company based in Gaithersburg, announced Wednesday it has finalized an advanced purchase agreement with the European Commission for up to 200 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Nearly 700 New Cases ReportedMaryland reported 695 new COVID-19 cases and five new deaths Wednesday.
No New Mask Mandate Despite Surge In COVID-19 Cases, Gov. Larry Hogan SaysGov. Larry Hogan said Tuesday that while he is concerned about the Delta variant of COVID-19, he has no plans to reinstate a mask mandate.
US Covid-19 Hospitalizations Top 50,000 For First Time Since February. With The Delta Variant, Herd Immunity Will Be Harder To Reach, NIH Director SaysThe surge of Covid-19 fueled by the Delta variant and low vaccination rates is sending the country backward in the pandemic, with hospitalizations reaching wintertime levels.
Governor Larry Hogan: 'We're Not Talking About Reinstating A Mask Mandate'Governor Larry Hogan said at a press event in Baltimore Tuesday that he is not considering reinstating a mask mandate.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Over 300 Hospitalized As Key Metrics Continue Rise
US Vaccination Rate Hits The Highest Pace In WeeksThe rate of Covid-19 vaccinations in the United States continues to rise, a positive sign amid skyrocketing cases and hospitalizations after weeks of lagging inoculations.
Howard County Government Buildings Reopen To Public MondayHoward County Executive Calvin Ball announced Monday that all of the county's government buildings are open to the public. 
Health Officials Investigating COVID-19 Outbreak At Cecil County FairThe Cecil County Health Department said it is investigating a COVID-19 outbreak connected to the Cecil County Fair. 
COVID-19 In Maryland: Positivity Rate Rises To 3.23%, 25 HospitalizedMaryland reported 442 new COVID-19 cases and zero new deaths, according to state health department data released Monday morning. 
Avoiding Lockdowns Means Doing Things That People Won't Necessarily Welcome, NIH Director SaysA "silver lining" of the surge in Covid-19 cases caused by the Delta variant is that more Americans appear to be at the tipping point of understanding the importance of Covid-19 vaccinations, Collins said Sunday on CNN.