Daily Archives: March 28, 2020

Maryland Man Arrested for Having 60 People Over for Bonfire, Violating Social Distancing Orders

A Charles County, Maryland, man who threw a party at his house has unintentionally social-distanced himself from everyone after authorities say he was arrested for refusing to comply with the governor’s order against large gatherings. Shawn Marshall Myers, 41, was arrested Friday night after officers found about 60 people hanging out around a bonfire at his home in Hughesville, the…

‘Tragic’: 66 Residents at Carroll County Senior Home Have Coronavirus

Sixty-six elderly residents of a longterm care facility in Carroll County, Maryland, have contracted the novel coronavirus, health officials say. “Tonight, Maryland has experienced a tragic coronavirus outbreak at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Mount Airy,†Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said in a statement Saturday night. Eleven of the 66 residents who tested positive are hospitalized at Carroll County Hospital…