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Philadelphia is tracking the latest Philadelphia coronavirus news, including breaking information about COVID-19 in the region and helpful guides and tools to navigate the crisis. You can find the latest CDC recommendations on coronavirus here. For more information on debunked myths surrounding the disease, look here. To learn more about the Philly biotech company that’s working on a vaccine for COVID-19, read more here. To read our latest coverage on coronavirus in Philadelphia, check the links below.

City Life

Vaxathon Reveals There’s More to the Narrative About Black Americans and the COVID Vaccine

As the saying goes: If you build it, they will come — and last weekend, with its 24-hour “Vaxathon,” the Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium built […]

City Life

Here’s Where to Get a COVID Vaccination in Philly

As Philadelphia’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, there are many people to vaccinate — some 1.2 million Philadelphia adults will eventually be eligible to receive the […]

City Life

The City Now Has a (Very Tentative) Timeline for When You’ll Be Vaccinated

The experts have been saying for a few weeks now that COVID-19 trends for Philadelphia look good. The latest computer models predicted declines in cases, […]

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City Life

Urban Outfitters HQ Employees Say They’re Forced to Work In-Person During COVID

Urban Outfitters has never sounded like a great place to work. There are the employee lawsuits, like the Main Line mom who claimed Urban Outfitters […]

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NextHealth PHL

Newborn Babies Can Receive COVID-19 Antibodies From Mothers While in Utero, According to New Penn Study

Since the start of the pandemic, very little research on COVID-19 has accounted for pregnant individuals. As of last June, less than two percent of […]

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City Life

Some Good COVID News, For a Change

Between the Philly Fighting COVID fallout and the health department sharing new details about its vaccine rollout, it’s been a week full of vaccine news. […]

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NextHealth PHL

5 Questions About Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate, Answered

Over the weekend, Johnson & Johnson announced promising results from the third and final phase of clinical trials for its single-shot COVID-19 vaccine candidate. The […]

City Life

Got a Shot From Philly Fighting COVID? Here’s What to Do Now

In the days since the city cut ties with Philly Fighting COVID, the since-disgraced start-up that ran Philadelphia’s first mass-vaccination clinic at the Pennsylvania Convention […]

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City Life

One Reason I Hope We Never Stop Wearing Masks

Last year, I opened an email from someone I had met in person exactly once. She was responding to a work-related inquiry I’d sent. “I […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

16 Incredible Philadelphia-Area Micro-Wedding Venues

  Micro, mini, tiny, intimate, petite — no matter how you define it, your Big Day is likely to be on the small side through […]

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NextHealth PHL

This Little Plastic Clip Serves as a Mini Aromatherapy Diffuser for Your Mask

Five years ago, Dr. Mark-Alan Pizzini, anesthesiologist and head of perio-operative services at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, noticed that during surgeries, the operating staff around […]

City Life

Who, Exactly, Is Philly Fighting COVID?

Andrei Doroshin is 22 years old, working toward his degree at Drexel, and a C-suite executive in three different businesses: a real estate firm (CEO), […]

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NextHealth PHL

A Penn Behavioral Economist on Ways Philly Could Speed Up COVID-19 Vaccinations

Though multiple COVID-19 vaccines are currently being distributed and administered across the United States, the overall rollout has been slow and uncoordinated. This has presented […]

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City Life

Philadelphia Health Department Severs Relationship with Philly Fighting COVID

The city health department is severing its vaccine partnership with Philly Fighting COVID effective immediately, spokesperson Jim Garrow said in a statement on Monday evening. […]

City Life

Has Philly Turned a COVID Corner? This Pandemic Modeling Expert Is Optimistic

David Rubin of the CHOP Policy Lab, along with a team of 15 researchers, has been modeling the course of the pandemic nationwide for months. […]