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Another divide when it comes to vaccine attitudes

An employee of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, receives one of the first COVID-19 vaccines at the medical center, Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020. Wake Forest Baptist received its first shipment of the Pfizer vaccine on Monday morning. Ten employees received the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine Tuesday. Additional employees will be given the vaccine in the coming days. (Walt Unks/The Winston-Salem Journal via AP)

Much has been written, understandably so, about the fault lines in U.S. society between those willing and often eager to take the COVID-19 vaccine and those disinclined to do so. The divides fall across racial lines. Black Americans, suspicious of ...

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Who’s hiring in Maryland during COVID-19 pandemic

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While many businesses have been forced to shut down during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some industries that are in need of extra staff. While retail, hospitality and restaurant jobs have been particularly hard hit, jobs in health care and ...

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Share your photos with us

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Given the COVID-19 pandemic, most offices are closed and we are all adjusting to working from home. The Daily Record invites you to share photos of your home office — and of any special buddies who might be helping you ...

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Md. insurance regulator issues guidance for providers on COVID-19

Gov. Larry Hogan, left, and Al Redmer, commisioner of the Maryland Insurance Administration, on Sept. 21. (The Daily Record / Bryan P. Sears)

The Maryland Insurance Administration has issued a bulletin on frequently asked questions health care providers may have regarding state insurance regulations for COVID-19 services. The bulletin details what insurance plans are subject to emergency regulations issued by the agency. It ...

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USM universities go to online learning, no in-person graduations

11.16.12- BALTIMORE,  MD-Jay Perman- Newsmaker out of the office, University of Maryland, College Park, President Wallace Loh and University of Maryland Baltimore President Jay Perman have agreed to do a joint Maryland Newsmaker interview with The Daily Record
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The University System of Maryland, which includes most of the state’s public universities, will move all undergraduate learning online for the rest of the spring semester, Chancellor Jay Perman announced during a special Board of Regents meeting Thursday. The universities ...

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Md. dentists’ association recommends limiting non-essential visits

Dental tools. (mishoo / Depositphotos.com)

Maryland’s dentists are being advised to suspend all non-essential procedures for at least three weeks during the COVID-19 outbreak. The Maryland State Dental Association said its suggestion followed the guidance of the American Dental Association and the Maryland Department of ...

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Health Care Heroes application deadline extended

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The application deadline for The Daily Record’s Health Care Heroes event has been extended. For those individuals and organizations that were nominated you have until April 1 to complete the application. Applications will be reviewed by the judges to select ...

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