restaurants

Outdoor dining tables lined up
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Hadas Kuznits
July 11, 2020 - 2:01 pm
Restaurants are in the full swing of socially distanced outdoor dining, but are they doing it well enough to ensure they'll be able to move into the indoor phase of dining come August 1? Read more here.
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Sidewalk cafe
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Jim Melwert
July 10, 2020 - 4:00 am
County officials are urging bars and restaurants to follow the rules regarding operation during the pandemic, saying they want businesses to stay open but they will shut down anyone being careless. Read more here.
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Eric Roberts, general manager of Iron Hill Brewery’s Huntingdon Valley location
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Paul Kurtz
July 02, 2020 - 5:22 pm
With lockdown restrictions eased, thousands of people are going back to work. But many are finding their workplaces and their roles have changed. Read more here.
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Landmark Americana restaurant in University City
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Hadas Kuznits
July 01, 2020 - 11:16 am
Forget that reservation — indoor dining has been postponed. But can Philadelphia’s restaurants survive shutting their doors or being semi-closed for this long? “One weekend can sometimes hurt you really bad. One month will definitely hurt you really bad. Four, five, six months — that’ll put you out...
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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Mike DeNardo
June 30, 2020 - 3:51 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is defending his decision to postpone Thursday's planned resumption of indoor dining, saying it's an effort to stay one step ahead of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Philadelphia skyline
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Pat Loeb
June 30, 2020 - 1:35 pm
The city's health commissioner announced on Tuesday that Philadelphia will not move into the full "green" phase of Pennsylvania's recovery and reopening strategy as planned on Friday. Read the latest here.
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Indoor dining
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Mike DeNardo
June 29, 2020 - 3:09 pm
Indoor dining will no longer resume in New Jersey as planned this week, Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Monday. Read the latest here.
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Star Fusion Express
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Hadas Kuznits
June 26, 2020 - 6:15 am
A new Black-owned takeout restaurant is opening in West Philadelphia — where many small businesses were looted and vandalized amid racial protests just weeks ago. Still, the owner says there’s no other community she’d rather invest in. Listen to the KYW Newsradio original podcast What’s Cooking...
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Health workers handle a COVID-19 swab test for Guatemalan immigrant Zully on May 8, 2020 in Greenwich, Connecticut.
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Jim Melwert
June 25, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has signed the order that will move all counties in southeastern Pennsylvania to his least-restrictive “green phase.” Read more here.
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Dining Under the Stars
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Justin Udo
June 23, 2020 - 3:06 pm
Media’s summer outdoor dining experience, Dining Under the Stars, is postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, but organizers are allowing restaurants to serve customers outside on State Street twice a week instead. Read more here.
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