Novavax COVID-19 vaccine faces FDA review this week

A new COVID-19 vaccine developed by Montgomery County-based Novavax will face the scrutiny of the Food and Drug Administration’s independent immunization experts this week, a crucial step on the path toward U.S. regulatory authorization. [CNBC]

Chemical hazmat evacuates Rockville Swim and Fitness Center

A chemical reaction triggered a hazmat situation in Rockville early Monday morning leading to the evacuation and temporary closure of a swim and fitness center. [FOX5]

Man killed in ATV crash recently honored for saving a life

A man who was killed in an ATV crash on Friday was recently awarded for saving his neighbor’s life in Silver Spring, according to Montgomery County Public Information Officer Pete Piringer. [WJLA]


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