# Anne arundel county
Anne Arundel County Public Health Order Will Require Masks Indoors Until End Of January
Annapolis, MD ( Arundel.News & AAFA)- ***BREAKING*** Anne Arundel County remains under a mandatory indoor mask order until the end of January, per new Public Safety Order issued by Dr. Kalyanarama a short time ago. The order comes hours after emergency legislation attempting to extend a prior mask mandate issued by County Executive Pittman failed to pass by the County Council earlier today. The council held an emergency session that lasted most of Friday to discuss masks and extending the executives state of emergency powers.
Police Investigate Latest Homicide in Glen Burnie
GLEN BURNIE, MD - A report of shots fired and the discovery of a male victim had police busy, just days after the Christmas holiday. It happened on Wednesday, December 29, 2021. Police say they received the call around 12:40 p.m., sending officers to the 400 block of Hideaway Loop in Glen Burnie, Maryland, for a reported shooting.
Anne Arundel County Executive Wants Broader Emergency Powers Restored Amidst COVID Spike; County Council Will Vote 1/3
Annapolis, MD (Arundel.News & AAFA)- Rising COVID-19 case rates and the availability of test kits, vaccines, and contact tracing in the county were all major talking points during Tuesday's weekly press call with Anne Arundel County officials. According to the County Health Officer, Nilesh Kalyanaraman, M.D., the case rate in Anne Arundel County is four times higher than it was merely three weeks ago.