Philadelphia Coronavirus News

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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.

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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. […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

NextHealth PHL

Government Can’t Force You to Get Vaccinated for Coronavirus But Here’s Why You Should

Vaccines have always been a divisive topic, primarily for parents who fear vaccines could have a negative effect on their children. No one has borne […]

septa passengers not wearing masks or practicing social distancing in philadelphia during the coronavirus crisis
City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Social Distancing and Masks Still a Huge Problem on SEPTA

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Social Distancing and Masks Still a Huge Problem on SEPTA During Philly Coronavirus Crisis The mask message is sinking […]

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Video Chats With Philly Chefs Are Being Auctioned Off to Benefit Immigrant Workers

It started in New York with chefs like Eric Ripert and Dan Barber. Then it popped up in Los Angeles with heavy hitters like Samin […]

City Life

Philly’s July 4th Wawa Welcome America Celebration Will Be Virtual This Year

Were you planning on heading out to the Ben Franklin Parkway on July 4th? If so, it’s time to come up with a new plan. […]

city hall, which has announced a new rent assistance program for those who have lost income due to the coronavirus
City Life

The City of Philadelphia Might Pay Your Rent If You Can’t Due to the Coronavirus

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Can’t Pay Your Rent? The City Might Pay It for You The rent is due. You’ve been laid off […]

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City Life

Philly Is Inching Towards Reopening the Economy. But What Will the New “Open for Business” Look Like?

As parts of the Pennsylvania economy start to re-open, moving from “red” to “yellow” under Governor Tom Wolf’s stoplight-color-coded guidelines, Philadelphia remains parked in lockdown. […]

NextHealth PHL

The Grueling Recovery Journey of One of Pa.’s First Coronavirus Patients

On March 7th, just one day after Pennsylvania reported its first presumptive cases of coronavirus, Dee and Joan Messina joined roughly 50 family members at […]

a counter-protester stands in front of a Reopen Philly protest car on Friday
City Life

Counter-Protester Demands Vehicular Assault Charges After Reopen Philly Protest Car Hits Him

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Reopen Philly Rally Car Drives Into Counter-Protester On Friday just before noon, a caravan of cars, trucks and SUVs […]

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City Life

We’ve Always Craved Being Home. Then We Were Told to Stay There

America has always had a home fixation: Home of the brave. Home on the range. Home plate. Home isn’t just a place for us; it’s […]

Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine, who says we need to stay away from the Jersey Shore beaches that are reopening
City Life

Rachel Levine to Pennsylvania: Stay Away From the Jersey Shore!

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Jersey Shore Beaches Are Reopening, but Rachel Levine Says to Stay Away Whether you consider it a glimmer of […]

the hard rock casino in atlantic city, which could reopen soon if atlantic city casinos reopen on june 1st
City Life

Atlantic City Casinos Now Accepting Hotel Reservations for June 1st and Beyond

Could Atlantic City casinos reopen as early as June 1st? That’s what most of the casino properties in the Jersey Shore town seem to be […]