face masks

Jacquie Cadorette
July 06, 2020 - 7:00 am
With mask requirements in place in various places across the country, many are opting for plastic face shields instead. But is there a rhyme or reason to which is better?
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Jeff Oravitz
July 02, 2020 - 8:00 am
Dr. Rachel Levine, Secretary of Health for Pennsylvania, explains why the state has made the wearing of masks mandatory when in all public spaces, not just when visiting businesses, as part of the state’s effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
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KYW Staff
July 01, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Face masks are now mandatory across Pennsylvania in public places, according to a new statewide directive. Read the latest here.
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Lizzy Buczak
June 30, 2020 - 1:43 pm
A passenger who says he is in the “high risk” category for the coronavirus pandemic claims American Airlines did not enforce its own face mask policy on his flight to Texas. Read more now.
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 30, 2020 - 1:41 pm
After refusing to serve a customer who wouldn’t wear a mask, one Starbucks employee is raking in the big bucks from Starbucks fans who support his decision. See the details.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 30, 2020 - 1:41 pm
While we continue to social distance during the coronavirus pandemic, face masks have become the new normal. Under Armour just revealed face masks to wear while working out.
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Face mask vending machine
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Mike DeNardo
June 30, 2020 - 4:15 am
Forgot your face mask at home or on the train? Now at Suburban Station, just pop $3 into a RapidMask2GO vending machine and you'll get an individually wrapped mask. Read more here.
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Pat Loeb
June 26, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Philadelphians are required to wear face masks in indoor and outdoor public spaces, if they are less than 6 feet apart from others, according to a city mandate. Due to a potential second wave, the city may suspend its anticipated move to fully enter the “green” phase of reopening on July 3. Read...
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Lynne Adkins
June 26, 2020 - 11:37 am
The sun may be beating down, but you still have to cover half of your face when you head out the door. To help prevent the spread of the coronavirus and keep cool, choose your mask fabric carefully. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Parks and Recreation's social distancing ambassadors
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Justin Udo
June 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
There are some measures in place to help keep you safe in Philadelphia's green spaces. Read more here.
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