COVID HOSPITALIZATIONS DROP BELOW 700

COVID-19 hospitalizations drop below 700 in the state of Maryland.  This is the first time hospitalizations are below 700 since November of last year.  Officials reported just over 500 new coronavirus cases and 12 deaths over the last 24 hours as the state’s positivity rate continues to decline.  More than two-point-five-million Marylanders are fully vaccinated.