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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.

Madelange Laroche Bridal Design Studio
Philadelphia Wedding

Haitian Designer Madelange Laroche Opens Bridal Salon in Elkins Park

For Haitian-born designer Madelange Laroche, debuting her bridal salon in Elkins Park was a dream finally recognized. Doing so despite the pandemic — and holding […]

Philadelphia caterers micro-wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

12 Delicious Philadelphia-Area Caterers for Your Micro-Wedding

Philly has a stellar lineup of wedding and event caterers who will dish out cuisine with good taste — no matter what your Big Day […]

vaccine distribution
NextHealth PHL

Here’s How the City Is Preparing to Distribute a COVID-19 Vaccine Once One Is Ready

After months of clinical trials, several vaccines for COVID-19 could be ready for distribution as early as December. Moderna, the Pfizer and BioNTech team, and […]

Be Well Philly

Is Your Sleep as Messed up as Ours These Days?

For me, getting a good night’s sleep in the time of coronavirus has been challenging. Some nights I toss and turn until 3 a.m., other […]

mummers strutting during a mummers parade in philadelphia
City Life

The Mummers Are Secretly Planning a Parade, Even Though Philly Has Canceled It

If you think back to the beginning of COVID in Philadelphia, you may remember that it started with a battle between city officials and the […]

penn Convalescent plasma
NextHealth PHL

Penn Is Enrolling Pregnant Women in a COVID-19 Clinical Trial. Here’s Why That’s Important

Remember convalescent plasma? Early in the pandemic, researchers had the idea of gathering blood plasma from patients who’d recovered from COVID-19. They presumed those patients […]

NextHealth PHL

NextUp: The Company Working to Prevent Respiratory Failure in COVID-19 Patients

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] with pitches […]

bobby henon doing an indoor gym workout without a COVID mask inside Dan Campos Fitness in Philadelphia
City Life

Councilman Bobby Henon Proves Why Philly Gyms Need to Be Shut Down

On Monday, Philadelphia announced new COVID restrictions and prohibitions, including a complete ban on indoor workouts and classes at Philadelphia gyms. Some gym owners and […]

friends enjoying an outdoor thanksgiving, which you can't really do in Philadelphia thanks to new COVID restriction
City Life

Yes, Even Your Outdoor Socially Distanced Thanksgiving Party Is Banned

Take a look at the people in this photo. See how they’re all enjoying their outdoor Thanksgiving? Great food. Great friends. Some wine. Some beer. […]

a COVID sign in Philadelphia, which has just announced new Philadelphia COVID restrictions
City Life

Philly Enacts Long New List of COVID Rules, Restrictions and Outright Prohibitions

UPDATE: The city says that even outdoor Thanksgiving dinner parties are banned. For the full story, click here. Amid surging COVID cases in Philadelphia, Mayor […]

pfizer vaccine covid-19
NextHealth PHL

This Philly Scientist’s Technology Helped Make the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Possible

This week, American pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer and German biotechnology company BioNTech released preliminary results from their Phase III clinical trial that showed the companies’ vaccine candidate […]

NextHealth PHL

Look Inside Philly’s New Mobile COVID-19 Testing Trucks

COVID-19 testing in Philadelphia just got more accessible. Vybe Urgent Care and Aardvark Mobile Health recently teamed up with the City of Philadelphia to expand […]

holiday health advice halloween thanksgiving christmas
NextHealth PHL

How to Celebrate Fall and Winter Holidays Safely During a Pandemic

Holidays and COVID-19 do not get along. Over the past seven months, on nearly every major public holiday, it seems people have been unable to […]

doobies owner patti brett in front of her philadelphia dive bar, which she is trying to save with a gofundme me campaign
Foobooz

Philly Dive Bar Doobies Raises More than $27,000 In Two Days to Save Itself from Closing

When your average bar is about to go under, it just goes under. Oh, a handful of people will be sad. There may be a […]

mbf therapeutics
NextHealth PHL

NextUp: The Company Developing Next-Generation COVID-19 Vaccines

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email [email protected] with pitches […]