Six-Foot Social Distancing Rule Misses Bigger Risks, MIT Experts SayWhen it comes to being indoors, the six feet rule of social distancing misses the bigger point of how coronavirus spreads, according to two Massachusetts Institute of Technology experts.
Updated CDC Guidance Says 3 Feet Of Physical Distancing Is Safe In SchoolsThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday is updating its physical distancing guidelines for children in schools from 6 feet to 3 feet.
Majority Of Americans Supports Measures That Could Stop Spread Of COVID-19, Johns Hopkins Survey FindsA study from Johns Hopkins researchers found the majority of Americans support measures that could stop the spread of COVID-19, like social distancing and mask wearing, but some groups continued to resist safety measures.
BWI Airport Using Technology To Measure Whether Travelers Are Properly Following Social Distancing RulesA new program at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is using technology to let travelers at one security checkpoint know whether they are following proper social distancing measures.
Women Do Better At Mask Wearing And Other Measures To Stop Spread Of Covid-19, Research SuggestsWearing a mask, social distancing and washing hands regularly are the best ways we have to stop the spread of Covid-19.
Masks, Social Distancing Will Likely Be Needed Until Late 2021, Fauci Says During Virtual Event In Md.Americans better get used to wearing masks and practicing social distancing for another year, Dr. Anthony Fauci said during a virtual discussion with Maryland doctors this week.
Dozens Of Anne Arundel Businesses Found Violating COVID-19 Guidelines Since Pandemic Began, County ReportsMore than three dozen Anne Arundel County businesses have been issued immediate compliance orders for failing to follow mask and social distancing requirements put in place to slow the spread of the coronavirus, the county's health department said Tuesday.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Gov. Hogan Implores Local Leaders To Enforce Social Distancing, Mask Wearing At Bars, RestaurantsMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan implored local leaders to enforce public health requirements, like physical distancing and masks, in bars and restaurants after the state has linked an increasing number of COVID-19 cases to non-compliance.
Queen Anne's County Reverses Locals Only Decision For Beaches, Instead Will Limit By Capacity To Prevent OvercrowdingQueen Anne's County commissioners reversed their decision to limit their beaches to residents only and instead will limit by capacity -- after citing issues with social distancing and noise.
Maryland School Holds Drive-In Style Graduation Ceremony For Class Of 2020A Maryland school held a drive-in graduation ceremony Friday to honor its class of 2020.
Violence Erupts In Two Large, Unsanctioned Crowds In Baltimore Over The WeekendViolence erupted in two large, unsanctioned crowds in Baltimore City over the weekend.
Ocean City Mayor Reminds Visitors Physical Distancing Shouldn't Stop While On VacationThe mayor of Ocean City is reminding the public that practicing physical distancing and following other safety guidelines shouldn't stop just because you're on vacation.
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.
Gov. Hogan Hopes Ocean City, Maryland Visitors Do A 'Better Job' Social Distancing This WeekendAs more restrictions are set to be lifted at 5 p.m. Friday, including the reopening of restaurants with outdoor dining, Gov. Larry Hogan hopes people continue to social distance and avoid large crowds.
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.