Covering COVID-19

JIM NORMANDIN

Dear readers,

As the evolving concern and impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus heightens, all of us at your local newspaper and APG Media of Chesapeake are dedicated to providing the most recent and relevant information to our community.

During these unprecedented times, it is crucial for all people to get local and reliable information from a trusted source.

As we see our role to inform and update our community of the latest news or announcements, effective immediately, all local news, public information and announcements surrounding the coronavirus will be accessible as a public service to all visitors to our websites.

If you have questions or would like to submit information, please submit your questions to us and our news teams will do our best to assist you in providing information.

Each and every day, we are grateful for the work of our associates, the support from our community and the trust our readers and clients bestow in us.

Be safe.

Jim Normandin

President and Publisher

The federal government and Maryland’s state government have taken preventative actions to “flatten the curve,” slowing the spread of COVID-19, the deadly coronavirus that has turned into a global pandemic.

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Life has changed significantly for Dundalk businesses since the COVID-19 pandemic began impacting the community. The impact is no different for funeral homes.

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Maryland public schools will remain closed through April 24, which was announced by State Superintendent of Schools Karen Salmon on March 25.

DUNDALK — Maryland Leaders hosted a call-in news conference on March 23 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also called Obamacare, and how it’s proving to be an enormous value amid coronavirus pandemic.

Editor’s Note: Due to reader request, we have also included the police blotter from Essex. We do not currently have the staff resources to include District Court Report. We know they are a big fan favorite, and we will be working to include them in the near future! Thank you for supporting c…

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Brenetta Palisik made an emergency trip to the Aldi on Merritt Boulevard for items she will need for caring for her 89-year-old father.

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ANNAPOLIS — Comptroller Peter Franchot initiated a 90-day extension for Marylander’s to make their income tax payments, aligning with the federal government’s tax extension announced yesterday.

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ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s primary election, originally scheduled for April 28, has been postponed until June 2, Gov. Larry Hogan announced during a press conference on Tuesday, March 17.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF DUNDALK 100 St. Helena Ave. 410-282-4256 (At the corner of Dundalk Avenue)

Editor’s Note: Due to reader request, we have also included the police blotter from Essex. We do not currently have the staff resources to include District Court Report. We know they are a big fan favorite, and we will be working to include them in the near future! Thank you for supporting c…

Editor’s Note: Due to reader request, we have also included the police blotter from Essex. We do not currently have the staff resources to include District Court Report. We know they are a big fan favorite, and we will be working to include them in the near future! Thank you for supporting c…

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