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Philly fly over
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Andrew Kramer
April 28, 2020 - 7:33 pm
On Tuesday afternoon, the Philadelphia Museum of Art steps were full of people watching the Thunderbirds and Blue Angels fly over Philadelphia — even though they were urged by the city not to be there. Read more here.
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Construction workers
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Pat Loeb
April 28, 2020 - 3:47 pm
Philadelphia will allow most construction to restart on Friday, in keeping with the governor’s guidelines for a gradual restart of the economy. Read more here.
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Center City
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Pat Loeb
April 27, 2020 - 3:51 pm
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley says there are early signs that the city is past the peak of coronavirus cases, but the stay-at-home order will stay in place until further notice to prevent a resurgence. Read more here.
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Governor Tom Wolf speaking to reporters.
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KYW Staff
April 24, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf addressed residents' mental health in the state, saying we must reduce toxic stress and anxiety during the crisis. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley
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KYW Staff
April 23, 2020 - 4:53 pm
Although the city is making progress, Philadelphia officials say it isn’t even close to the requirements the governor has outlined for lifting stay-at-home measures to fight the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Coronavirus testing kits
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Pat Loeb
April 22, 2020 - 3:51 pm
Philadelphia reported a high number of newly confirmed COVID-19 cases Wednesday, but officials say it is not as dire as it looks. They remain optimistic that the city is beating the virus. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley
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Pat Loeb
April 21, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Philadelphia officials sounded hopeful Tuesday, even as the city passed the milestone of 10,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus. Read the latest here.
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Liacouras Center serves as surge hospital space
City of Philadelphia
Pat Loeb
April 20, 2020 - 4:24 pm
The surge hospital space at Temple University’s Liacouras Center received its first patient on Monday, as local hospitals begin to reach capacities of COVID-19 patients. Read the latest here.
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Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley
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KYW Staff
April 17, 2020 - 3:29 pm
The number of new COVID-19 cases in Philadelphia continues to rise at a steady, consistent rate — signaling progress in containing the spread. But officials say it’s too soon to predict when the city can reopen. Read the latest here.
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Holiday Inn
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Pat Loeb
April 15, 2020 - 3:57 pm
Philadelphia officials announced additional measures to help residents during the coronavirus crisis, including two more hotels dedicated to quarantining patients — indicating they think the pandemic could last a while longer. Read more here.
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