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As Virus Spreads, Maryland, Massachusetts Order Nonessential Businesses To Close


Added 03-23-20 02:07:02pm EST - “Maryland ordered nonessential businesses closed as of 5 p.m. Monday. Massachusetts' order goes into effect at noon Tuesday and will last at least two weeks.” - Npr.org

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Npr.org: “As Virus Spreads, Maryland, Massachusetts Order Nonessential Businesses To Close ”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

On Monday, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan ordered all nonessential businesses closed by 5 p.m. ET to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Massachusetts issued a similar order to go into effect at noon ET on Tuesday. Steve Ruark/AP hide caption

On Monday, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan ordered all nonessential businesses closed by 5 p.m. ET to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Massachusetts issued a similar order to go into effect at noon ET on Tuesday.

Governors in Maryland and Massachusetts issued executive orders on Monday ordering nonessential businesses in their states closed as the race to halt the spread of the deadly coronavirus intensifies.

Meanwhile Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced a drive-through testing facility will open in The Villages, a sprawling mega-retirement community in the central part of the state.

In Maryland, Gov. Larry Hogan issued a new executive order effective at 5 p.m. ET., which he referred to as "immediate, additional mitigation and social distancing actions."

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