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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.

Philadelphia Wedding

2020 Turned Many Philly Couples’ Wedding Plans on Their Heads. Here’s a Look at Where They Are Now

Y’all, it’s been a year. Since the coronavirus hit in early March and changed the way we gather and celebrate (and everything else) for at […]

City Life

Black Americans Don’t Trust the COVID Vaccine. It’s Up to Doctors to Change That

As the first COVID-19 vaccinations are being administered in America, a sense of relief has come over me. This feels like the beginning of the […]

NextHealth PHL

Behind the Scenes of the First COVID-19 Vaccination at Einstein Medical Center

Dave Young woke in the middle of the night on Wednesday with a panicked thought: “Oh God, the freezer!” This was the super-cold freezer, the […]

Be Well Philly

New Fitness and Wellness Businesses That Somehow Launched During the Pandemic

With all of the change and challenge of this year for the fitness and wellness industry, it’s a marvel to see new fitness initiatives opening […]

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NextHealth PHL

Vaccine Expert Paul Offit Answers Our Burning COVID-19 Vaccine Questions

Paul Offit has made a career out of understanding vaccines. He’s the director of the Vaccine Education Center at CHOP. He’s a professor of vaccinology […]

Miracle on South 13th Street Proposal
Philadelphia Wedding

A Pair of ER Nurses Got Engaged During a Holiday Stroll Down Miracle on South 13th Street

Despite the pandemic, this is still the biggest time of the year for many couples who decide to make their love official. December is a […]

NextHealth PHL

Philly’s COVID Vaccinations Could Begin as Early as Next Week

Usually, the weekly press conference held by Mayor Jim Kenney and health commissioner Tom Farley on the state of coronavirus in Philly is full of […]

Philadelphia actor Terry Brennan performs as Philly Santa, who is one of the Santas for hire in Philadelphia during COVID
City Life

How Philadelphia-Area Santas Are Dealing With a COVID Christmas

Normally at this time of year, parents would be dragging their kids out to places like Macy’s and the King of Prussia mall for a […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

We Held Our Ghanaian and Vietnamese Wedding Ceremonies in the Backyard

Backyards have become popular wedding venues this year due to the pandemic, as couples have turned their plans for big celebrations at large ballrooms into […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

Six Couples Got Married During a Free Civil Ceremony Event at Pomme

On November 29th, the Sunday after Thanksgiving, six couples said “I do” during a free wedding event at Pomme in Radnor — and some 25 […]

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 […]

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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 […]