Four COVID-19 deaths reported at Parkville nursing home

PARKVILLE, MD—Four COVID-19 deaths have been reported at a Parkville nursing home. Four residents at Genesis Loch Raven Center have died, according to Councilman David Marks, and 46 others have tested positive at the facility. The novel coronavirus outbreak at Genesis in Parkville was first reported on April 1st. “Let me begin by expressing sympathies to the families of these […]

Coronavirus cases confirmed at Parkville nursing home

UPDATE: Four COVID-19 deaths have been reported at Genesis Loch Raven Center. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—A second senior living facility in northeastern Baltimore County has been hit by COVID-19. Officials at Genesis Loch Raven Center on Emge Road in Parkville confirmed on Wednesday that six residents and one staff member have tested positive for coronavirus. Five female seniors […]

Governor Hogan signs emergency legislation, announces coronavirus response team

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday, after joining Vice President Mike Pence at the White House for a teleconference with the nation’s governors, enacted emergency legislation granting him the authority to transfer resources from the state’s rainy day fund for Maryland’s novel coronavirus response. The legislation, SB 1079, was passed unanimously last week by the Maryland Senate and the House of […]