Coronavirus

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Philadelphia Police to Start, You Know, Arresting People Again

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Philly Police to Start, You Know, Arresting People Again There was a real “things that make you go hmm” […]

Foobooz

Would You Pay This Much for Dinner If It Meant Your Server Got Health Insurance?

So much of what plagues the restaurant industry — the non-livable wages, the shady business practices, the exploitation of workers — is built right into […]

Be Well Philly

How 5 Philly-Area Gyms Are Handling Memberships During COVID Closures

Just about seven weeks ago, Tom Wolf closed gyms and other non-essential businesses due to the escalating coronavirus outbreak. Even though Wolf has recently outlined […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: High Street Hospitality Group’s Ellen Yin on Having to Lay Off Her Staff

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Ellen Yin, High Street Hospitality […]

HughE Dillon
City Life

My Pandemic Story: HughE Dillon on Surviving COVID-19 and Wanting to Do More to Help

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, HughE Dillon, party photographer, man-about-town, […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: A First-Generation College Student Whose Summer Orientation May Be Canceled

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Angelica Estevez, a senior at […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Food Delivery Driver Working Six Days a Week

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Nicholas Butler, a driver for […]

James Van Riemsdyk
City Life

My Pandemic Story: Flyers Star James Van Riemsdyk on Suspending the Season in the Midst of a Hot Streak

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, James van Riemsdyk, Philadelphia Flyers […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: Philly’s Managing Director on How Nothing Prepares You for a Crisis Like This One

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Brian Abernathy, managing director of […]

Victor Baldi
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Funeral Director on Preparing for What’s to Come

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Victor Baldi III, fourth-generation funeral […]

child's coronavirus perspective
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Seven-Year-Old Who’s Missing Her Friends and Her Birthday

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, seven-year-old Sasha Martin is in […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Grocery-Store Worker Who’s Working to Support Family, Despite the Health Risks

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, an anonymous grocery-store worker, shares […]

keziah ridgeway
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Philly Teacher on Inspiring Kids During the Crisis

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Keziah Ridgeway, teacher of African […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: Independence Health Group’s Daniel Hilferty on the Switch to Working Virtually

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Daniel Hilferty, the CEO of […]

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City Life

12 Philadelphians on How COVID-19 Turned Their Worlds Upside Down

In an instant, the COVID-19 crisis changed everything about how we live. Twelve Philadelphians on how their worlds have been turned upside down. Philly’s Managing […]