African Music & Culture Covid-19 Testing Day

African Music & Culture Covid-19 Testing Day As masks come down, please, don’t let your guard down as well this summer. With Montgomery County residents returning outside in more significant numbers, it is crucial to stay in the fight against COVID-19, especially if you are not fully vaccinated. So, AAHP is hosting a special outdoor … Read More

County Pauses Use of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Montgomery County will pause the use of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, according to a press release issued today.

Free COVID Testing in MoCo this Weekend

AAHP is hosting free Covid-19 testing in Montgomery County, MD this weekend with no appointment required. This procedure is quick, self-administered, and noninvasive. After getting test, everyone will receive a pandemic swag box which includes masks, gloves, sanitizer, a digital thermometer, and more! Also, residents will receive a complimentary bag of groceries, school supplies, and … Read More

Police, FCC Warn of COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

Takoma Park Police and the Federal Communications Commission are warning residents of scammers preying on consumers during the pandemic trying to capitalize on the COVID-19 vaccines, according to an emailed community advisory.

TPSS Co-op to Reopen Monday

The Takoma Park-Silver Spring Co-op will reopen at 2 p.m. today, according to a statement on the Co-op’s website. The Co-op closed on New Year’s Eve after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.

District 20 Legislators to Sponsor Eviction Protection Bill

Two state legislators from District 20 revealed plans yesterday to introduce legislation that would help protect tenants struggling with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Sen. Will Smith (D) and Del. Jheanelle Wilkins (D) will be the lead sponsors of the COVID-19 Eviction Relief Act in the 2021 session of the state legislature.

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity COVID-19 Testing

Sisters and brothers, please keep one another safe over the holidays by scheduling a Covid-19 evaluation. So “Don’t Stress, Take the Test” with the African American Health Program Executive Committee and @FitFathers. The drive-in testing is simple, quick, and self-administered. Visit AAHPcovid.com to find dates and testing locations near you.

COVID-19 Holiday Testing in Silver Spring

Sisters and brothers, please keep one another safe over the holidays by scheduling a Covid-19 evaluation. So “Don’t Stress, Take the Test” with the African American Health Program Executive Committee and @FitFathers. The drive-in testing is simple, quick, and self-administered. Visit AAHPcovid.com to find dates and testing locations near you. Saturday, December 5 Peoples Community … Read More