Coronavirus

Be Well Philly

Sabbatical Beauty’s Adeline Koh on Hand Sanitizers, Self-Care, and Pandemic Shaming

For Philly’s small businesses, the coronavirus crisis has made staying afloat incredibly difficult, and, in some cases, untenable. However, our small, locally owned fitness studios, […]

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: It Sounds Like Police Haven’t Handed Out a Single Ticket to Stay-at-Home Violators

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Philly Police Pretty Sure They Haven’t Handed Out Any Tickets to Stay-at-Home Violators On Monday, we told you about […]

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The Coronavirus Vaccine Could Be Developed in Philly

There is some good news in the fight against the novel coronavirus. More than 100,000 people in the United States who were infected with the […]

Foobooz

Where We’re Eating Right Now: Takeout and Delivery Indian in Philly

Things are weird right now. We get that. But since no one can be expected to cook every meal at home during this emergency, we’ve […]

City Life

Will the COVID-19 Shutdown Have a Lasting Impact on My Cooped-Up Kids?

During our second week stuck at home, Georgia, my three-and-a-half-year-old daughter, turned to me and said, “Daddy, I stopped picking my nose. Can I go […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

What It’s Like to Do a FaceTime Engagement Shoot

I have to admit, I often struggle with the digital world: Sometimes the technology is so mind-boggling that I can’t quite grasp it. But the […]

Be Well Philly

My Produce Is Spoiling Fast. How Can I Make Fresh Food Last Longer?

Last weekend, my fiancé ventured out to the supermarket for a massive grocery haul. Because of ‘Rona, we’ve limited our grocery trips to about once […]

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City Life

Tom Wolf’s Leadership Style Was Made for This Moment

Governors are having a moment. Andrew Cuomo, most apparently: New York’s governor has been blunt and forceful, pushing, cajoling and even praising the President on […]

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City Life

One Month Inside a Philly Hospital on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

On Wednesday, March 11th, there were zero confirmed cases of coronavirus at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. There were zero confirmed cases of coronavirus at […]

Foobooz

Philly Restaurant Owners on How They’d Change the Industry in a Post-Coronavirus World

To operate a successful restaurant is to successfully hide its many flaws. “Smoke and mirrors” is what mega-chef/restaurateur and food TV personality Tom Colicchio called […]

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City Life

How Philly Is Using the Shutdown As a “Natural Experiment” for Improving Air Quality

The shutdown of non-essential businesses and the implementation of stay-at-home orders has helped slow the spread of coronavirus around the globe. It’s also had a […]

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Under Pressure, University of Pennsylvania Turns Down College Stimulus Money

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. University of Pennsylvania Decides Accepting Nearly $10 Million in College Stimulus Money Not Such a Hot Idea Remember how […]

Foobooz

Where We’re Eating Right Now: Takeout and Delivery Pizza in Philly

Things are weird right now. We get that. But since no one can be expected to cook every meal at home during this emergency, we’ve […]

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Woman Accused of Spitting on People at Di Bruno Bros.

Update: Philly police have made an arrest for the Di Bruno Bros. spitting incidents. The defendant is a 27-year-old woman named Jacqueline McBride. Click on […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

What It’s Like to Have a Virtual Bridal Shower During Coronavirus

If the coronavirus outbreak has taught us anything, it is how to use technology to share special moments with those we love, even when they […]