As Schools Reopen, Experts Say Quarantines Are Still Necessary To Stop The Spread Of COVID-19Millions of children are back in the classroom for the new school year, but most aren't vaccinated yet. With children now accounting for more than a quarter of weekly COVID-19 cases nationwide, many communities are turning to a familiar public health tool: quarantines.
Johns Hopkins Launches New Online Dashboard Tracking Behavior Around COVID-19The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health on Monday launched a new dashboard tracking how people around the world feel about COVID-19 vaccines, masking and other pandemic protocols.
Baltimore County Schools Officials Answer Parents' Questions About COVID ImpactsThe Baltimore County public school system is one of the districts in Maryland that started the 2021-2022 school year this week. On day two of the new school year, Superintendent Darryl Williams and other school leaders provided an update on the transition back into the classroom for tens of thousands of students.
Maryland Board Of Education To Meet Thursday To Discuss Emergency Regulation Of Mask MandatesThe Maryland Board of Education is set to meet this Thursday to discuss emergency regulation of school mask mandates.
Naval Academy Will Require Masks Indoors At Football GamesFans attending football games at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium will be required to wear masks in indoor space, the academy announced on Wednesday.
Ravens Announce Indoor Mask Requirement At M&T Bank StadiumThe Baltimore Ravens announced Wednesday that, in accordance with city guidelines, ticketed fans will be required to wear face coverings in all indoor areas at the M&T Bank Stadium.
Does Mask Wearing Harm Your Child's Development? Experts Weigh InConcerns that wearing masks might interfere with these natural learning experiences and communication skills have been studied before the pandemic.
Orioles To Require Masking In Indoor Parts Of Oriole Park At Camden YardsThe Baltimore Orioles announced Tuesday the ballclub is requiring masks in all indoor parts of Oriole Park at Camden Yards, such as the Club Level, suites and the team store.
Mask Mandates Go Into Effect In Baltimore City on Monday, Montgomery County SaturdayBaltimore City’s indoor mask mandate goes into effect Monday morning. This is in effect for any indoor business regardless if you’re vaccinated or not.
The Coming Flu Season May Be Severe. Here's WhyThe coming flu season may be a doozy.
'It's Exciting But I Still Think It's Important We All Wear Our Masks' | Marylanders React To CDC No Mask AnnouncementFor the first time in over a year, the masks will soon come off.
BIRD IMMUNITY: Orioles Coaches, Players Won't Need To Wear Masks In Dugouts After Team Reaches 85% Vaccination RateThe Baltimore Orioles will be able to loosen some covid-19 restrictions during Wednesday's game.
People May Elect To Wear Masks Even After Mandates Are Lifted, Experts SayA question on many people's minds, how long will we be wearing masks and when can they come off entirely, if at all?
Local Mom Starts Fundraiser For Face Shields As Students Return Back To In-Person LearningWhy choose one layer of protection when you can have two? That’s the feeling at Hamilton Elementary/Middle School as students resume in-person learning.
It May Be Time To Relax Indoor Face Mask Mandates, Fauci SaysDr. Anthony Fauci says federal guidance on wearing face coverings indoors may change soon.