Governor Phil Murphy announces new funding to combat food insecurity in New Jersey
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David Madden
July 11, 2020 - 4:00 am
Some federal pandemic money sent to New Jersey is going to several food banks across the Garden State to help them address a spike in those in need of help. Read more here.
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Winslow Township Fire Department
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Mike Dougherty
July 10, 2020 - 12:53 pm
Fire departments across New Jersey are benefitting from nearly $473,000 in grants from the federal CARES Act. The Winslow Township Fire Department in Camden County received the biggest cut. Read more here.
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Child care center
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Jim Melwert
July 06, 2020 - 3:53 pm
Some more financial help is on the way for child care providers in Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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Vashti DuBois, executive director and founder of The Colored Girls Museum in Germantown.
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Shara Dae Howard
June 29, 2020 - 8:10 pm
Two African-American museums in Philadelphia are asking people to help them with renovations and necessary coronavirus safety measures so they can safely reopen their doors to the community. Read more here.
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Philadelphia barbers gather at the Art Museum to lobby for increased COVID-19 funding access
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Cherri Gregg
June 12, 2020 - 7:00 pm
This week, Gov. Tom Wolf announced that Pennsylvania would provide $225 million in grants for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Those with the most needs get priority. Read more here.
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The School District of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
May 29, 2020 - 4:00 am
The Philadelphia School District's budget has been on a roller coaster ride the last few days. But the district appears to be standing on solid financial ground, for now. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 28, 2020 - 4:03 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney has withdrawn his proposal for a real estate tax increase to fund the School District of Philadelphia, after the state Legislature agreed to higher-than-expected school funding. Read more here.
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Temple University
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Suzanne Monaghan
May 18, 2020 - 2:23 pm
College students who are suffering financially due to the coronavirus pandemic are eligible for grants as part of the CARES Act. Read more here.
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Markings for journalists practicing social distancing are seen at the basement of the U.S. Capitol
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David Madden
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 am
Governments at every level are looking for ways to make ends meet, as the pandemic shutdown of much of America slows revenue streams to a trickle. While many look to the federal government to come up with a solution, New Jersey legislators have another idea: coronavirus relief bonds. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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AP News
April 22, 2020 - 5:09 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday that the two drive-thru testing sites operated with the federal government cannot yet begin taking asymptomatic residents yet. Read more here.
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