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.

brian abernathy
City Life

My Pandemic Story: Philly’s Managing Director on How Nothing Prepares You for a Crisis Like This One

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Brian Abernathy, managing director of […]

child's coronavirus perspective
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Seven-Year-Old Who’s Missing Her Friends and Her Birthday

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, seven-year-old Sasha Martin is in […]

grocery-store worker
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Grocery-Store Worker Who’s Working to Support Family, Despite the Health Risks

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, an anonymous grocery-store worker, shares […]

keziah ridgeway
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Philly Teacher on Inspiring Kids During the Crisis

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Keziah Ridgeway, teacher of African […]

daniel hilferty
City Life

My Pandemic Story: Independence Health Group’s Daniel Hilferty on the Switch to Working Virtually

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Daniel Hilferty, the CEO of […]

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City Life

12 Philadelphians on How COVID-19 Turned Their Worlds Upside Down

In an instant, the COVID-19 crisis changed everything about how we live. Twelve Philadelphians on how their worlds have been turned upside down. Philly’s Managing […]

backyard wedding
City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Philly Bride Who Traded Her Big Wedding for a Small Backyard Ceremony

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, Erin Markle, a CHOP research […]

life sciences companies
NextHealth PHL

Inovio Pharmaceuticals Is a Leader in the Race for a COVID-19 Vaccine

As SARS-CoV-2, the deadly coronavirus responsible for COVID-19, spread from Wuhan, China, to nearly every country around the globe, dozens of companies rushed to develop […]

A Philadelphia public pool that won't be open this summer thanks to coronavirus cutbacks.
City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: You Can Probably Forget About Public Pools in Philadelphia This Summer

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Public Pools in Philadelphia Will Likely Be Closed This Summer Thanks to Coronavirus Crisis Public pools in Philadelphia provide […]

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Foobooz

Pray for the Philly BYOB

I’m not sure anybody who entered a creative field ever had a choice in the matter. As I see it, artists, writers, musicians — they […]

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Pennsylvania’s Takeout Cocktails Plan

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Pennsylvania’s Takeout Cocktails Plan Includes Gigantic 64-Ounce Drinks Note: This summary of the takeout cocktails plan was corrected after […]

NextHealth PHL

How Philly Tech Companies Are Modernizing Coronavirus Clinical Trials

The basic tenets of the modern clinical trial haven’t changed in nearly three centuries, and on some level, that’s a good thing. Researchers today still […]

City Life

Coronavirus Could Put a $650 Million Hole in Philly’s Budget. Here Are Four Takeaways

The past decade has been a good time to be a public official who likes spending taxpayer dollars. This is because there have been lots […]

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Thousands Violate Stay-at-Home Order to Watch Dirt-Stupid Fighter Jet Flyover

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Thousands Violate Coronavirus Stay-at-Home Order to Watch Dirt-Stupid Flyover You want to know how to basically guarantee that lots […]

philly police during the coronavirus crisis
City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: It Sounds Like Police Haven’t Handed Out a Single Ticket to Stay-at-Home Violators

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Philly Police Pretty Sure They Haven’t Handed Out Any Tickets to Stay-at-Home Violators On Monday, we told you about […]