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Lynne Adkins
April 02, 2020 - 1:53 pm
It’s important now more than ever to get a good night’s sleep and stay as healthy as possible. But the coronavirus pandemic is having a major impact on our sleeping habits, and more of us are having frequent nightmares. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy makes a major announcement during his daily coronavirus briefing on March 21, 2020, at Rutgers Law School in Newark.
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KYW Staff
April 02, 2020 - 1:12 pm
Officials say a record number of New Jersey residents applied for unemployment benefits last week, climbing 32% higher than the week before. Read more here.
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Nauti Spirits Distillery
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David Madden
April 02, 2020 - 12:20 pm
Small distilleries in New Jersey are not happy with Gov. Phil Murphy over the way they’re being restricted, while competing liquor stores and wineries are not nearly hit as hard. Read more here.
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SEPTA buses at Frankford terminal in Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
April 02, 2020 - 12:15 pm
SEPTA workers say they're at risk for contracting the coronavirus on the job, and their union says the transit agency isn't doing enough to keep them safe. Read more here.
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Three-packs of N95 respiratory masks
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Antionette Lee
April 02, 2020 - 11:48 am
A group making sure the city's vulnerable population is not forgotten during the pandemic says they are also in need of protective equipment to keep their community safe. Read more here.
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Reading Terminal Market
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Hadas Kuznits
April 02, 2020 - 11:36 am
Reading Terminal Market is still open during the coronavirus pandemic. But ever since the virus forced business closures and stay-at-home orders across the state, online orders have skyrocketed 80 times more than usual. Read more here.
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Citizens Bank Park will offer several new attractions for fans this coming season. Work has begun on a beer garden and sports bar.
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Dave Uram
April 02, 2020 - 9:00 am
The first game back at the ballpark in late March or early April is always kind of a reunion for fans and seasonal employees. But this year, that gathering is on hold because of the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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A distribution site for free food during the coronavirus pandemic, outside the Parkside Association office by 52nd and Parkside.
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Tim Jimenez
April 02, 2020 - 7:42 am
For the second time, Philadelphia is giving out free food to help families hit hard by the effects of the coronavirus outbreak. This time, however, there are twice as many distribution sites, and there is 3.5 times as much food to give away. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
April 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
A group of juvenile justice advocates have petitioned Pennsylvania’s highest court, requesting the release of youth in detention centers during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more here.
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Customers descended upon the Fine Wine and Good Spirits store in Bensalem Sunday before its announced closing.
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KYW Staff
April 01, 2020 - 9:22 pm
Pennsylvania's system of state-owned liquor stores, closed because of the outbreak, is resuming limited online sales. Read more here.
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