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Jim Melwert
March 16, 2020 - 11:27 am
Despite Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for people to avoid gathering in public places, a special election for a state House seat in Bucks County is still scheduled for Tuesday. Read more here.
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NBA: Indiana Pacers at Philadelphia 76ers
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Tim Jimenez
March 16, 2020 - 9:34 am
The CDC now recommends big events with 50 or more people be canceled or postponed for the next two months. The recommendation affects events such as conferences, parades, concerts, festivals, sporting events — even weddings. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro and New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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KYW Staff
March 15, 2020 - 7:40 pm
Top law enforcement officials in Pennsylvania and New Jersey have a warning for anyone who might want to take advantage of the novel coronavirus to make a dishonest dollar: Don't! 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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Charlotte Reese
March 15, 2020 - 4:49 pm
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board announced closures of its stores across the Philadelphia suburbs due to the coronavirus outbreak, and residents are stocking up while they can. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf speaking.
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KYW Staff
March 15, 2020 - 12:59 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf ordered all restaurants and bars in Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties late Sunday to close their dine-in facilities for 14 days. Read more here.
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Children laughing and running
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Charlotte Reese
March 15, 2020 - 10:20 am
Montgomery County is the suspected epicenter of coronavirus cases in Pennsylvania, and parents in the area have had to learn how to coexist with the virus. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
March 14, 2020 - 12:48 pm
In an unprecedented development, all federal civil and jury trials in Pennsylvania's Eastern District, as well as all sitting grand juries, have been suspended until further notice following a court order. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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KYW Staff
March 13, 2020 - 10:50 am
Gov. Tom Wolf announced Friday afternoon that all K-12 Pennsylvania schools will be closed for 10 business days, starting Monday, amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. Read the latest here.
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St.Patrick's Day
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Holli Stephens
March 13, 2020 - 4:00 am
It’s St. Paddy’s Day weekend, and Philly is celebrating with Irish stouts, Scotch eggs and more. Get the details on The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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Wolf administration briefs press on coronavirus
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KYW Staff
March 12, 2020 - 2:09 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf ordered a closure of non-essential facilities across Montgomery County amid the coronavirus outbreak. Read the latest here.
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