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Essential care givers deserve better pay

Would you pay more than $15/hour to save your mother? The personal care giver has always been essential. In the pandemic, improper caregiving is life...

CBD sales increase

Business has been solid at Revolution Releaf, a medical cannabis dispensary in Laurel since it opened about two years ago. But Owner Alan Sharp said...

Anne Arundel adds to ‘Stage Two’

Anne Arundel County Executive Pittman announced that the county implemented additional Stage 2 reopenings on Friday, June 12 at 5 p.m., in line with...

Howard follows protocols for reopening

Howard County has continued to align with Gov. Larry Hogan’s reopening plan. Hogan announced the following reopenings beginning Friday, June 19, at 5 p.m.: ...

Testing data added to Howard’s virus dashboard

Howard County has updated its COVID-19 Dashboard to include testing data. The fifth section of the dashboard details the seven-day rolling average positivity rate, the number...

Opioids trend upward in Howard County

Though Howard County has seen a 27 percent decrease in nonfatal overdoses in 2020 compared to this time last year, there has also been...

Stem Cell Research Commission awards $7M

The Columbia-based Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission (Commission) has approved funding to its second round of 2020 recipients for a total of $ 7,053,759....

State to start contact tracing campaign

The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) has begun rolling out a statewide campaign to educate Marylanders about the importance of contact tracing and how...

NewWave launches Onyx

Elkridge-based NewWave Telecom and Technologies Inc., announced the launch of Onyx Technology, a subsidiary focused on providing health plans with the products and services...

Howard updates testing, tracing efforts

The Howard County Health Department is in the process of hiring and onboarding contact tracers to add to its team of current and volunteer...

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