• University System of Maryland to mandate Covid-19 vaccination for students, faculty and staff

    University System of Maryland Chancellor Jay Perman issued a mandate Friday morning that would require students, faculty and staff of any USM institution to receive the Covid-19 vaccine before returning to campus in the fall. Perman, who was a pediatrician prior to being appointed USM Chancellor last year, noted that for him it was a … Continue reading “University System of Maryland to mandate Covid-19 vaccination for students, faculty and staff”

  • Maryland music venues struggle to stay afloat

    By MADISON HUNT Capital News Service Annapolis Bureau Independent music venues continue to struggle financially to survive while in the midst of Maryland’s lifted pandemic restrictions and vaccine accessibility.  Tecla Tesnau, owner of Baltimore’s indie-rock club Ottobar, said she remembers when she thought the pandemic was only going to last two weeks.  “It was all of … Continue reading “Maryland music venues struggle to stay afloat”

  • In Washington, Chauvin guilty verdict is call to pass police reform measures

    By JALEN WADE, JOY SAHA, JENNIFER MANDATO and CLARA LONGO DE FREITASCapital News Service Washington BureauAfter a jury on Tuesday found former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin guilty of murdering George Floyd, President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and Democratic congressional leaders saw the verdict as a call to enact news laws against nationwide … Continue reading “In Washington, Chauvin guilty verdict is call to pass police reform measures”

  • Honeycomb Hideout: Another Year Older, But Wiser?

    Dear Honeycomb Hideout, My birthday is coming up. I won’t reveal my age, but it’s 20 something.  Looking at the last year, I realized that I haven’t done as much as I wanted, and the idea of turning older is weighing on me hard. Do you have any advice on how to relieve some of … Continue reading “Honeycomb Hideout: Another Year Older, But Wiser?”

  • Cicadas will soon invade the state of Maryland

    By MADISON HUNT Capital News Service Annapolis Bureau Brood X, a new generation of cicadas, will begin to show up in Maryland in the next few weeks,  after a 17-year-long hiatus.  These periodical cicadas  — cicadas that emerge every 17 years — are only found along the eastern half of the United States, according to experts.  … Continue reading “Cicadas will soon invade the state of Maryland”