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Friday, Aug 12, 2016

How to Help Victims of Silver Spring Explosion

How to Help Victims of Silver Spring Explosion

Multiple organizations are asking people to assist with helping victims of the apartment building fire and explosion late Wednesday in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016

Hospital Transferring Babies Out of NICU; Bacteria Found

Hospital Transferring Babies Out of NICU; Bacteria Found

Prince George's Hospital Center is clearing babies from its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) after three babies tested positive for a bacteria that can cause a potentially deadly infection.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016

Prince George's Offering Free Immunizations

Prince George's Offering Free Immunizations

Prince George’s County Public Schools are pairing with the Maryland Partnership for Prevention and Kaiser Permanente to provide free immunizations in August.

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016

West Nile Virus Mosquito Pool Found in Maryland

West Nile Virus Mosquito Pool Found in Maryland

Health and agriculture officials say West Nile virus has been detected in a mosquito pool in Prince George's County, Maryland, the first such pool found in the state this year.

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016

Md. Gov. Authorizes $250K for Zika Prevention Efforts

Md. Gov. Authorizes $250K for Zika Prevention Efforts

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Friday that Maryland will spend $250,000 for Zika virus prevention and awareness efforts in the state.

Friday, Mar 25, 2016

Want to Save a Life? Donate Blood in April

Want to Save a Life? Donate Blood in April

Become a blood donor for the American Red Cross to celebrate National Volunteer Month. Learn more about the pop-up blood donation spots near you.

Monday, Nov 16, 2015

Gov. Larry Hogan Is 100 Percent Cancer-Free

Gov. Larry Hogan Is 100 Percent Cancer-Free

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced Monday he is "100 percent cancer-free and in complete remission."

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015

'Bald Is Beautiful': Hogan Shares Photo After Chemo

'Bald Is Beautiful': Hogan Shares Photo After Chemo

"I may be losing hair follicles, but I'm winning the battle as we kill cancer cells like crazy," the governor wrote.

Friday, Jul 24, 2015

Hogan 'Feeling Strong' After 2nd Round of Chemo

Hogan 'Feeling Strong' After 2nd Round of Chemo

The governor says he's getting some work done from the hospital and posted a photo that shows him talking on a cellphone with papers spread in front of him on a table.

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014

Md. Emphasizes Need to Re-Enroll in Health Plans

Md. Emphasizes Need to Re-Enroll in Health Plans

Maryland officials say about a quarter of people who need to re-enroll in the state's health insurance marketplace to get their correct subsidies by Jan. 1 have done so.