US Panel Backs COVID-19 Boosters Only For Elderly, High-RiskAn influential federal advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to give Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots to most Americans, but it endorsed the extra shots for those who are 65 or older or run a high risk of severe disease.
Howard County Leads Maryland With 97% Of Seniors Having Received At Least One Dose Of COVID-19 VaccineHoward County Executive Calvin Ball announced that 97.5 percent of residents 65 and older have received at least one dose of the covid-19 vaccine. Nearly, 94 percent of residents 65 and older are fully vaccinated against covid-19.
Baltimore City Department Of Housing & Community Development Awarded $1M To Help Low-Income Elderly Homeowners 'Age In Place'The Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community development was awarded $1 million in funding to help assist low-income elderly homeowners with repairs and safety modifications.
Baltimore Mayor Announces $9.6M In Housing Upgrades For SeniorsBaltimore Mayor Brandon Scott announced $9,650,000 in funding to support the Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors (HUBS) initiative.
Pen Pals Wanted For Maryland Senior CitizensLooking for a way to give back and bring a smile to the face of an elderly Maryland resident?
Florida Man Pleads Guilty In $1M Plot To Scam Elderly People Into Sending Boxes Of Cash To MarylandA Florida man has pleaded guilty to a charge that he defrauded more than two dozen elderly people out of nearly $1 million.
Coronavirus Latest: Gov. Larry Hogan Announces Strike Teams To Help With Coronavirus Outbreak In Maryland's Nursing HomesGov. Larry Hogan announced Tuesday the creation of strike teams to help combat the cases of coronavirus targeting the elderly at Maryland's nursing homes.
LIST: Dollar General, Target, Giant Offer Special Shopping Hours For Elderly, Immune-Compromised In MarylandIf you are elderly or immune-compromised several Maryland stores are offering special hours for you to get your shopping done.
Why Maryland's Elderly Are More At-Risk For CoronavirusWhile Maryland reported its ninth positive coronavirus case Tuesday, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan recommended precautions for the state's elderly residents: avoid large crowds and traveling.
Maryland Is The Worst State For Retirement, Study SaysDespite all of the great things about Maryland from seafood, beaches, wineries, and more --- it's ranked as the worst state for retirement.
Man Sets Out To Mow Lawns In 50 States For People In NeedThe founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service started mowing lawns for those in need three years ago after seeing a neighbor in Alabama struggling to cut his grass.
Baltimore Officials Look To Reduce Accidental Falls, CostsOfficials in Baltimore are hoping to find ways to reduce number of people injured in accidental falls, and the resulting health costs as well.
Police Search For Elderly Man Suffering From HypertensionCity police are searching for a 71-year-old man who suffers from hypertension.
Elderly Injured in Ambulance and Van CrashA Baltimore City ambulance and an adult daycare van carrying elderly people were involved in a collision Wednesday morning, where at least six people were injured, according to the Baltimore City Fire Department.
Food Program For Older Marylanders To Be LaunchedMaryland is launching a supplemental food program for older residents.