Baltimore County To Lift Mask Mandate In Government Buildings, End Testing Of Unvaccinated EmployeesBaltimore County will end its mask mandate in government buildings and facilities and stop required testing for unvaccinated workers by the end of the month, County Executive Johnny Olszewski said.
Nearly 500 COVID-19 Tests From Ripken Stadium Discarded After Lab WoesEveryone tested at the center also took rapid tests, from which they got a result the same day.
Free Testing Kits Distributed Around Baltimore CountyWith many battling COVID-19 in and around Baltimore County, officials are scrambling to provide free at-home COVID-19 testing kits to residents.
Baltimore City Public Schools Lowers Quarantine Period For Students & Staff With COVID-19Starting Jan. 18, Baltimore City Public Schools will only require students and staff who test positive for COVID-19 to quarantine for five days instead of 10, the school system said Thursday.
Howard County Opens Mobile COVID-19 Testing Clinic At Elkridge Fire StationHoward County Executive Calvin Ball announced a seventh mobile COVID-19 testing site with a drive-thru option or a walk-up clinic on a bus.
Maryland Health Officials Create New COVID-19 Test Site In Aberdeen Hot ZoneThe Harford County Health Department is setting up a COVID-19 testing site at Ripken Stadium in response to the increased public demand for tests that detect the virus.
Howard County School System Announces Vaccine Guidelines For Student-Athletes, Visitors And OthersThe Howard County Public School System on Friday announced new vaccine and testing guidelines for student-athletes, visitors and other members of the public.
While Saying Students Represent A 'Small Fraction' Of COVID Cases, Hogan Criticizes School Systems For Not Enrolling In Testing ProgramGov. Larry Hogan criticized some Maryland school systems for not taking advantage of state testing programs and federal stimulus money to enhance safety in the classroom.
Baltimore City Public Schools Expands Vaccine Requirements To Student-AthletesFollowing a spring announcement that all school-based staff must be vaccinated or submit to weekly testing for COVID-19, Baltimore City Public Schools on Wednesday expanded its protocols to include student-athletes and all other staff.
Testing Remains Key Factor In Fighting COVID-19, Especially During Spring BreakFor the third day in a row, Maryland has added at least 1,000 new cases and other key metrics ticked up Saturday.
Several Quarantining After Positive COVID Case Reported At Baltimore City SchoolsSeveral people are quarantining after positive coronavirus cases were reported at one Baltimore City school and a possible COVID exposure was reported at another.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Hospitalizations, ICU Cases Up As Total Tops 101.6KHospitalizations and ICU cases are both up Wednesday in Maryland as the state reports a total of 101,649 coronavirus cases.
Coronavirus Updates: Walk-Up COVID-19 Testing Site Will Open Monday In AnnapolisA walk-up COVID-19 testing site will open next week in Annapolis, but will only accept patients with appointments.
Coronavirus Latest: 3 Drive-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites Open At Locations Normally Used For Emission TestingCoronavirus testing has expanded now to several locations normally used for vehicle emission testing.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Upper Chesapeake Health Testing Pre-Screened Patients In Parking LotUpper Chesapeake Health, a part of the University of Maryland Medical System, is offering testing of pre-screened, physician-ordered coronavirus patients starting Friday.