COVID-19 Cases and Hospitalizations Back At “Pre-Holiday Levels”

Courtesy Montgomery County
According to County Executive Marc Elrich’s weekly message, new data shows a decrease across the board in new cases and hospitalizations due to the virus. “We are back to pre-holiday levels.”

Per Marc Elrich, “There is also positive information to share about the vaccine. A new study by the Centers for Disease Control shows that using the latest COVID-19 vaccine helped increase protection against the disease by more than 50 percent. It was effective against the now dominant strain of JN.1. The study could not determine how long that protection helps someone before the vaccine begins to wane.

This study is another good reason to seek out every vaccination you are eligible for because it is not too late in the flu season to protect yourself and your family from all respiratory illnesses.”

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AC Milan Soccer Camp at Maryland Soccerplex

AC Milan Academy is hosting a soccer camp at Maryland Soccerplex from March 1st through March 3rd for girls and boys aged 5 to 16 from any club who want to develop their soccer skills and learn the unique methodology of AC Milan directly from AC Milan coaches.

March 1st (Friday) 6pm-7:30pm

March 2nd (Saturday) 6pm-7:30pm

March 3rd (Sunday) 10:30am -12pm and 3:30pm-5pm

Location:18031 Central Park Cir, Boyds, MD 20841

Price: $349 + AC Milan Junior Camp Kit

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