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D.C. opens walk-up coronavirus vaccine clinics to older teens

The city is preparing to offer walk-up vaccination access to children 12 to 15, once the vaccine is authorized for use in that age group.
  • May 7, 2021

Maryland will pay $100 to state employees who are fully vaccinated

The incentive comes as vaccine demand slows in parts of the state.
  • May 3, 2021

At a walk-up coronavirus vaccine clinic in D.C., every shot is a small victory

As the initial crush of demand for the vaccine subsides, D.C. is emphasizing walk-in clinics.
  • May 2, 2021

D.C. and Md. say they are clearing vaccine waitlists as outreach efforts expand

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser and Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan emphasize the need to find residents who are not yet vaccinated.
  • Apr 22, 2021

One shot, free transportation and on-site child care: How groups in D.C. are working to vaccinate people in hard-hit Ward 8

Cora Masters Barry organized the “Don’t Miss Your Shot” event after seeing the differences in vaccination rates across the city.
  • Apr 3, 2021

Giant holds off on acquiring more coronavirus vaccine for D.C. stores

The grocery chain relies on the city to schedule its appointments.
  • Apr 2, 2021

Ana Martinez Singson, 68, loved karaoke, photo shoots and travel

Singson died of covid-19 at Sibley Memorial Hospital on Jan. 25.
  • Mar 27, 2021

D.C.’s vaccine disparities are as big as ever. Here’s why poor Black areas are so far behind.

Residents of wealthy, mostly White areas still get shots at more than twice the rates in poorer, mostly Black areas.
  • Mar 25, 2021

After a decline, virus case rates rising in Maryland, Virginia

Public health experts point to infectious variants and eased restrictions.
  • Mar 19, 2021

Montgomery announces it’s getting a mass vaccination site. But Hogan says no agreement has been made.

County officials say an agreement had been reached, but Maryland’s governor said that was “premature.”
  • Mar 16, 2021