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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.

NextHealth PHL

NextUp: The Local Company Unlocking the Mysteries of Brain Disease

“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] […]

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City Life

How the Coronavirus Shutdown Rekindled Our Appreciation of Friendship

I was five years old when I met my first best friend. It was summertime, and both of our families had just moved to town. […]

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Life & Style

What 14 Creative Philadelphians Wore During Quarantine

How does Philly’s creative class hole up? With swagger, obviously. We asked artists, restaurant owners, stylists and more to document their quarantine style through self-portraits. […]

City Life

As Philly Coronavirus Cases Decrease, a Related Danger Emerges: Heat Exposure

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, there was an initial line of thinking that the virus would be the great equalizer: Anyone could get sick, rich […]

Philadelphia Wedding

9 Ways Philly Vendors are Helping Couples Pull Off Elopements or Micro-Weddings

The pandemic has forced us to rethink many aspects of our lives, including the way we celebrate life’s big moments — weddings, among them. As […]

Be Well Philly

This New Running Challenge Will Help You Explore Philly’s Hidden Gems

Because the coronavirus pandemic cancelled — or at least significantly delayed — a number of in-person races, you may be finding it tough to stay […]

City Life

Intubated and Unconscious: My Battle With COVID-19

It was mid-March, and I was fighting a nagging sinus infection — the second in a month — taking an antibiotic prescribed by my primary […]

Foobooz

In Memoriam: All the Philly Restaurants That Closed During the Coronavirus Crisis So Far

COVID-19 has presented unprecedented challenges to Philadelphia’s restaurants, causing many restaurateurs to doubt their ability to reopen. For some, this has been a time to […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

This Couple Held a Drive-In Wedding at The SunnyBrook Ballroom

Out-of-the-box thinking has helped many Philly-area couples still get married amid the pandemic. Such is the case with this couple, who got hitched on June […]

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City Life

Philly Just Canceled Its Live Fourth of July Fireworks Show

The holidays are really hitting different this year. Last week, Eastern State Penitentiary canceled its Halloween-themed Terror Behind the Walls (and laid off 40 percent […]

City Life

Dear COVID Quitters, We Couldn’t Have Gotten This So Wrong Without You

Here’s to the COVID quitters, who have grown bored with this lethal pandemic, who are done with Netflix binging, mac ’n’ cheese and Zoom sex, […]

Be Well Philly

6 Fit Pros Share the Philly Studios They’ve Been Supporting While at Home

During the coronavirus lockdown, most fitness instructors in the Philly area pivoted to teaching online, keeping many of their class schedules fairly busy despite the […]

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City Life

Eastern State Just Canceled This Year’s Terror Behind the Walls

File this with the long list of 2020 events the pandemic has shut down: Eastern State Penitentiary has officially canceled this year’s installment of the […]

NextHealth PHL

10 Ways to Keep Your Family Safe From Coronavirus This Summer

The school year has officially come to an end and many families are preparing for a summer burdened by unprecedented social restrictions due to the […]

Be Well Philly

These Philly Fitness Studios Are Hosting Outdoor Social Distancing Workouts

As the weather gets warmer and Philly gyms are still closed, several local fitness boutiques are taking matters into their own hands while the city […]