Anh Vongbandith, owner of Tipsy Cafe & Catering
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Cherri Gregg
August 11, 2020 - 7:21 am
Pennsylvania lawmakers announced Monday that they have successfully distributed nearly half of the $225 million in COVID-19 relief grants designated for small businesses. Read more here.
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Cleaning up the aftermaths of the flood at Best Quality Tire Shop in Darby
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KYW Staff
August 05, 2020 - 3:23 pm
In Delaware County, residents are working to clean up and rebuild after Tuesday's severe weather wreaked havoc on their homes and businesses. Read more here.
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Governor Murphy announces additional aid to the Coronavirus Relief Fund
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Mike DeNardo
July 28, 2020 - 2:37 pm
New Jersey is adding millions to a fund to help small businesses hammered by the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey
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Jim Melwert
July 14, 2020 - 5:01 pm
Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey hopes to avoid what he calls “another multi-trillion-dollar spending binge.” Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department
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Kristen Johanson
June 30, 2020 - 6:26 pm
Philadelphia police have pushed out a trio of surveillance videos from the night of looting and rioting in the city a month ago, where suspects can be seen on camera lighting fires inside businesses. Authorities are hoping the public can help identify the arsonists. Read more here.
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Health workers handle a COVID-19 swab test for Guatemalan immigrant Zully on May 8, 2020 in Greenwich, Connecticut.
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Jim Melwert
June 25, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has signed the order that will move all counties in southeastern Pennsylvania to his least-restrictive “green phase.” Read more here.
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We're open sign
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Mark Abrams
June 24, 2020 - 3:45 pm
Counties in southeastern Pennsylvania are preparing to transition from the “yellow” to “green” reopening phase on Friday, but some businesses that are restarting operations may be navigating uncharted waters. Read more here.
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Coronavirus testing kits
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Pat Loeb
June 23, 2020 - 5:12 pm
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley sounded a little doubtful about the city’s move to the “green” reopening phase, as new COVID-19 cases are not falling as quickly as expected. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
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David Madden
June 11, 2020 - 3:26 pm
As New Jersey moves to phase two of reopening next week, the emphasis is on getting businesses to proceed with caution. But some are getting tired of waiting. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney announces a plan for reconciliation.
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Pat Loeb
June 04, 2020 - 7:08 pm
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney said six days of protest in the city have led him to create a panel that he hopes will guide the city toward reconciliation. He offered no specific plan or timeline, saying the first order of business would be just to listen. Read more here.
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