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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

What a Drexel Epidemiologist Says About Sending Kids to Summer Camps This Year

Parents in the Philadelphia area are anxiously wondering whether summer camps will open next month — or at all this year — and if it’s […]

Be Well Philly

My Morning Moka Pot Is the Calm Before the Storm

Welcome to Ritual, Be Well Philly’s column of essays about the low-tech, inefficient things we do that pleasurably slow us down. From taking the long […]

Be Well Philly

How the Sixers Are Staying Fit and Eating Healthy at Home Right Now

Over two months ago, the NBA announced it would be suspending the remainder of the season due to the coronavirus pandemic. The decision came minutes […]

atilis gym co-owner Ian Smith in Bellmawr, New Jersey after police cited him for reopening the gym against shutdown orders
City Life

Defiant Gym Raises $1,000 Per Hour in Legal Defense GoFundMe

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Defiant Atilis Gym in Bellmawr Raises $1,000 Per Hour in Legal Defense GoFundMe The eyes of the anti-shutdown movement […]

NextHealth PHL

5 Puzzling New Symptoms of Coronavirus, Explained

It started with a cough. In the early days, when COVID-19 first began to spread beyond its origin in Wuhan, China, doctors warned about a […]

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City Life

Questlove, Patti LaBelle, Daryl Hall, DJ Jazzy Jeff Unite for COVID Relief Concert

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Philly Music Stars Unite for PHLove Coronavirus Relief Concert In 1995, Philly hosted Live Aid. In 2005, we hosted […]

the author taking rite aid's do-it-yourself covid-19 test
City Life

I Tried It: Rite Aid’s Do-It-Yourself COVID-19 Test

As I reflect upon my time here at Philly Mag, I realize I’m the guy who volunteers to do weird stuff. Sometimes painful stuff. Sometimes […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

A Drive-By Caravan Honored a Couple’s Original Wedding Date, and Their Reaction Was Everything

Amazing moments of community continue to come out of the Philadelphia wedding world during the pandemic — like when a bride’s mother and Kate Boyle […]

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City Life

Now That We Work From Home, My Husband and I Have Front-Row Seats to Each Other’s Professional Lives

It started pretty quickly — maybe four, five days into our quarantine. I wasn’t restless — two years of being a stay-at-home mom and work-from-home […]

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City Life

50 Actually Good Things That Have Happened in Philly During the Coronavirus Crisis

In times filled with an endless bad news cycle, some good things still happened. Here are 50 positive moments from the past couple of months. […]

City Life

I Didn’t Like to Cook Before the Pandemic. I Don’t Like to Cook Now

Twenty or so years ago, I gave my dear friend Ruth a cookbook for her birthday. She looked at it, looked at me, and without […]

Nichole Missino in front of Giovanni's Barbershop in Media.
City Life

Local Business Owners Begin to Revolt Against Pennsylvania Coronavirus Shutdown Orders

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Local Business Owners Begin to Revolt Against the Coronavirus Shutdown Orders Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country’s coronavirus czar, has […]

philadelphia coronavirus relief fund recipients tria, abe fisher, amrita yoga and dirty frank's
City Life

Here Are All the Businesses That Have Received Money from Philly’s Coronavirus Relief Fund So Far

The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) just released lists of all of the local businesses that have received money from […]

City Life

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Filling in Your Surprisingly Complicated Mail-In Ballot

So you got your election ballot in the mail. Great! Now you can vote without ever showing up at the polls. Assuming many of you […]

sea isle city, one of the jersey shore beaches reopening for sunbathing
City Life

Yes, You Can Actually Lie on a Jersey Shore Beach This Weekend

Sunbathing Returns to the Jersey Shore This Weekend Listen, I love a good walk on the beach at the Jersey Shore. So the fact that […]