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Violence and looting overtook peaceful protests in Philadelphia on Saturday, May 30, in the wake of the killing of George Floyd.
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Lynne Adkins
June 04, 2020 - 12:31 pm
The social unrest sparked by the killing of George Floyd can be especially hard on children. A Philadelphia psychiatrist has advice on how to talk about it with them. Read more here.
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Chelsea's Charity
Chelsea's Charity
Cherri Gregg
June 01, 2020 - 11:19 am
Chelsea Phaire, 10, and her family in Connecticut send packages of art supplies to kids across the country — including Philadelphia — in shelters, foster care or hospitals, using art as a form of therapy. She has mailed about 1,500 kits during the coronavirus pandemic alone. Read more here.
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Kids playing soccer
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KYW Staff
May 29, 2020 - 4:30 pm
Slowly but surely, televised sports are returning, and it’s quite interesting to watch the good and the bad associated with rules, regulations and the inconsistencies in the sporting world. Read more here.
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A field at East Redding Little League is locked on Friday, May 8, 2020.
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Dave Uram
May 25, 2020 - 10:45 am
While there won’t be a Little League World Series in 2020, because of the coronavirus pandemic, that doesn’t mean youth baseball and softball can’t take place. Read more here.
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Summer camp
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Hadas Kuznits
May 22, 2020 - 6:10 pm
The Wolf administration released summer camp and recreation guidelines on Friday, but some camp directors are still scrambling to figure out whether or not they'll be able to open this summer. Read more here.
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Parks are closed due to coronavirus.
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Kristen Johanson
May 21, 2020 - 5:20 pm
Philadelphia continues a downward trend of new COVID-19 cases, but restrictions are likely to continue through the summer. Parks and Recreation is already tweaking its kids’ summer programming. Read more here.
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 15, 2020 - 10:38 am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a national advisory Thursday asking doctors to report cases of a rare inflammatory syndrome that’s targeting children and seemingly linked to coronavirus.
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine speaking to reporters.
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KYW Staff
May 14, 2020 - 5:35 pm
Amid the state's coronavirus response, Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine is reminding parents who may be concerned about taking their children to the doctor that it's important for them to continue to schedule visits, as these appointments are necessary because of the vaccines...
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine speaking to reporters.
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KYW Staff
May 13, 2020 - 5:28 pm
Pennsylvania has received its first shipment of remdesivir — the drug being used to treat COVID-19 patients — from the federal government. Read more here.
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pediatrician with child
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Tim Jimenez
May 13, 2020 - 8:29 am
The CDC will be releasing new guidelines for doctors and health care professionals on an illness in children that may be connected to the coronavirus. Read more here.
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