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Grocery store worker
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Antionette Lee
March 27, 2020 - 10:53 am
Hundreds of essential Philadelphia workers came together Thursday night for a virtual town hall meeting, voicing how the coronavirus pandemic is adversely affecting their livelihood. Read more here.
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N95 masks
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John McDevitt
March 26, 2020 - 6:15 pm
As COVID-19 continues to spread, area hospital workers and first responders are in desperate need of protective gear, like face masks and gloves. Here’s how you can donate to hospitals across the greater Philadelphia region. Read more here.
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SEPTA
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Rachel Kurland
March 26, 2020 - 3:47 pm
SEPTA and PATCO announced additional reductions to its services on Thursday, as the coronavirus crisis continues to impact ridership. Read more here.
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Philabundance
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Mike DeNardo
March 26, 2020 - 1:12 pm
Philabundance is shutting down for three days, after it learned two staffers at the surplus food agency had contact with people who may have been exposed to coronavirus.
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Construction site closes due to coronavirus
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Mark Abrams
March 26, 2020 - 11:41 am
A growing number of contractors, unions and Pennsylvania county government officials are pleading Gov. Tom Wolf to lift his ban on construction activity because of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Reading Orthodontics Group collection drive
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Mark Abrams
March 26, 2020 - 10:48 am
After hearing health care workers’ plea for personal protective equipment, an orthodontist based in Berks and Montgomery counties is spearheading a collection drive for face masks, gloves and gowns. Read more here.
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Kohelet Yeshiva makes face masks amid coronavirus
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Andrew Kramer
March 25, 2020 - 4:54 pm
Kohelet Yeshiva uses the school’s 3D printer to make face shields for area health care workers battling the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Foster dog
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John McDevitt
March 25, 2020 - 3:38 pm
The PSPCA is ramping up its foster care efforts while area residents are stuck at home during the coronavirus stay-at-home order. Read more here.
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Barrier at store counter for prevent spread of COVID-19
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Mike DeNardo
March 25, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Supermarkets, including Acme and Giant, are installing Plexiglas partitions to separate cashiers from customers and to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read more here.
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Extraction of coronavirus at Exton lab
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KYW Staff
March 25, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Philadelphia health officials announced the first coronavirus-related death in the city. Read the latest here.
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