A second Covid-19 booster shot for those over 50 years-old authorized by the FDA.
Tags: booster, COVID-19
Mask mandates are being lifted across the country. What does this mean for us all as we move forward during the pandemic?
Tags: Blacks Against COVID-19 Coalition, COVID-19, Dr. Reed Tuckson, Mask mandates
What has changed since the first cases?
Tags: Black Coalition Against COVID, COVID-19, Dr. Reed Tuckson, Pandemic
Restaurant week in DC kicks off with Covid vaccine mandates in place.
Tags: COVID-19, DC Restaurant Week
The Biden Administration says the new coverage policy part of our a strategy to ramp up access to easy-to-use, at-home tests at no cost to Americans.
Tags: Biden, COVID-19, Covid-19 kits, Health insurers
According to the Centers for Disease Control children are being hospitalized with coronavirus at a record pace.
Tags: Children, COVID-19, hospitalization
Mayor Bowser and DC Schools chancellor announced Wednesday that staff and students of DC schools must test negative for Covid before returning to the classroom on January 5th.
Tags: COVID-19, DC schools, Lewis Ferebee, Mayor Bowser
The ban is in effect through January 15th but will be revisited on January 7th.
Tags: COVID-19, Howard Co. Suspends Sporting Events, Howard County Public Schools
City officials are expecting everyone to do their part and follow suit by Monday.
Tags: COVID-19, Mayor Muriel Bowser, Vax Deadline for DC School Staff
, COVID Complications To Blame
Tags: COVID-19, Former Secretary of State Colin Powell
New COVID-19 drug research.
Tags: COVID-19, FDA, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Moderna
The quarantine will last through Friday.
Tags: COVID-19, Leckie Education Campus, Quarantine
Is there a humane way to address the deleterious effects of COVID-19?
Tags: COVID-19, Dr. Hassan A. Tetteh, Holistic Ways of Treating COVID
Masks made mandatory in Virginia by Northam.
Tags: COVID-19, Masks, Ralph Northam
The Delta variant is causing a surge of coronavirus cases across the country. Tonight we discuss how we can stay safe and what are some of the governmental actions taking place to slow the virus?
Tags: COVID-19, Delta variant, Reed Tuckson
Tags: COVID-19, NY Governor Asking All Businesses To Switch To "Vaccine-Only Admission"
Howard University makes two high-profile hires.
Tags: Bill Cosby, COVID-19, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Phylicia Rashad, Ta-Nehisi Coates
Are we back to normal?
Tags: Black Coaliton Against COVID-19, COVID-19, Dr. Melissa E. Clarke, Emergency Medicine Physician, Long haulers, Pandemic, Vaccines, Variants
Final drawing will be held on July 4th.
Tags: COVID-19, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, Vaccine Lottery
Advisory panel approves vaccinations for youngsters 12-15 year-olds
Tags: CDC Advisory panel, COVID-19, vaccinations 12-15 year-olds
Your chance to get vaccinated this weekend
Tags: Bobby Gailes, central maryland equity vaccine initiative, COVID-19, Dr. Jennifer Jones, Taking it to the Streets, whur fm
President Frederick talks with Anita Jenkins, CEO of Howard University Hospital, about the role that Howard University Hospital is playing in the community in regard to COVID-19.
Tags: Anita Jenkins, COVID-19, Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, Howard University, Howard University Hospital, President Frederick, The Journey, vaccine, WHUR
Tags: Corona Virus, COVID-19, Jacquie Gales Webb, Keith Battle, Pastor Keith Battle Shares His Experience With COVID-19, Zion Church
Tags: Coach Jeff Wims, COVID-19, Dr. Alanzo Smith, Jacquie Gales Webb, Surviving Coronavirus, Surviving COVID-19
The reopening of county schools has been a point of contention between the PGCPS administration and the county teachers’ union.
Tags: COVID-19, Prince George's County Public Schools CEO Dr. Monica Goldson, Prince George's County Schools To Reopen April 8th, teachers, Theresa Mitchell-Dudley
Jadakiss is one of 20 New York celebrity voices that will participate in the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s new COVID-19 public health campaign made in collaboration with Nicolas Heller, also known as @NewYorkNico.
Tags: COVID-19, Jadakiss, Jadakiss To Voice A COVID-19 PSA That Will Be Heard In NYC
City officials are hoping to reopen the testing sites tomorrow.
Tags: COVID-19, inclement weather, Testing
Has the pandemic lockdown changed how woman practice their beauty regimen?
Tags: beauty, COVID-19, makeup, Pandemic, self-care, women
Discussion about the county’s COVID-19 and vaccine response and other issues.
Tags: COVID-19, education, Prince George's County Council Chair Calvin Hawkins, Prince George's County Council Chair Calvin Hawkins on COVID-19 and Vaccine Response, Reopening schools
How are children doing after all of this time learning from home?
Tags: COVID-19, Dr. Lavanya Sithanandam, education, Lisa Lake, Pediatrician, Reopening Schools During The Pandemic
We talk to Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and County Health Officer Dr. Travis Gayles about the new challenges.
Tags: County Health Officer Dr. Travis Gayles, COVID-19, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich, Vaccines
Vaccines, dispelling myths and how to stay safe.
Tags: black coalition against covid-19, coronavirus, COVID-19, Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick, Infectious Disease Specialist, MD, Vaccines
Attack on the U.S. Capitol, impeachment and the rest of the top stories of the week.
Tags: Attack on the U.S. Capitol, Bruce Johnson, COVID-19, Eva McKend, Impeachment, spectrum news, Veteran Journalist, Washington Correspondent
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Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, DC Healthcare Vaccine Portal, Healthcare Worker
How can labor and business best work together to survive and thrive during the pandemic?
Tags: Antwayne Ford, business, coronavirus, COVID-19, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University, Joslyn "Jos" Williams, Labor, Lee’s Flower and Card Shop, Metropolitan District 1199DC, National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees, Stacie Lee Banks, The Greater Washington Black Chamber of Commerce, The Washington Metropolitan Washington Council, Wanda Shelton-Martin
This year has been difficult for so many. How do you find your “happy place” amid the chaos?
Tags: Anxiety, Children, COVID-19, depression, Happy Place, Mental Health, Pandemic, Suicidal Ideations
New restrictions set to take place in Prince George’s County.
Tags: Angela Alsobrooks, COVID-19, Prince George's County
Financial assistance is available, but ends at the end of the month. Deadline for applying is Friday, December 11th.
Tags: CARES ACT, coronavirus, COVID-19, DC Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, Housing, John Falcicchio, Landlords, Renters
African American woman is a pioneer for the Prince George’s County Fire Department
Tags: COVID-19, fire safety, Hoarding, Prince George's County Fire Chief, Tiffany Green
The video “letter” speaks directly to the black community about COVID-19
Tags: black coalition against covid-19, COVID-19, Dr. Martha Dawson, Dr. Reed Tuckson, The National Black Nurses Association
Governor Hogan Announces Additional COVID-19 Enforcement Measures
Tags: COVID-19, Governor Larry Hogan, Maryland COVID Crackdown Continues
COVID-19, Election 2020 and the politics of the presidential transition.
Tags: Black Women Unmuted, COVID-19, Election 2020, Georgia Recount, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Kelly Macias, Micha Green The Afro-American Newspapers
WTU President Elizabeth Davis talks about the challenges of reopening schools in DC during the pandemic.
Tags: COVID-19, education, Elizabeth Davis, Theresa Mitchell-Dudley, Washington Teachers' Union
The new restrictions go into effect at 5pm on Friday, November 20th.
Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Maryland Gov. Ramps Up COVID Restrictions
“Don’t come for my ex, no matter how long ago we broke up! ijs”
Tags: Angela Stribling, autumn joi, Coka-Lani, COVID-19, Girl Code, HUR@Home Lifestyle, Nina Brown, Pandemic, Ticketmaster, veterans day
With COVID-19 cases rising, Northam adds new rules statewide.
Tags: COVID-19, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, Virginia Governor Tightens COVID Restrictions
Trump, stewing over election, to deliver remarks on vaccine.
Tags: COVID-19, President Trump to Make First Comments in a Week
What we must do to stay safe?
Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Surge
The jump is a new single day record since May.
Tags: COVID-19, DC Reports Coronavirus Case Spike
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows is also recovering from the coronavirus.
Tags: Ben Carson tests positive for COVID, COVID-19