Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
April 14, 2020 - 8:37 pm
The Pennsylvania Senate is expected to take up hotly contested legislation on Wednesday that was already passed by the state House, to address the reopening of businesses in Pennsylvania amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Restricted area.
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KYW Staff
April 14, 2020 - 4:28 pm
Philadelphia has reported its first coronavirus-related death among inmates in city jails. Read more here.
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SCI Phoenix
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Cherri Gregg
April 13, 2020 - 7:17 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections reported its first coronavirus-related death of an inmate. Meanwhile, Philadelphia courts have been swiftly working to reduce inmate populations in the city's jails. Read the latest here.
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Grocery delivery
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Kimberly Adams
April 13, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Trying to get day-to-day essential items is a battle in itself amid the coronavirus crisis, especially for older people or vulnerable populations. So, two Moorestown moms took it upon themselves to go shopping for their neighbors. Read more here.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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KYW Staff
April 13, 2020 - 3:55 pm
The governors of six states will work together to reopen their economies once the coronavirus outbreak begins to subside. Read the latest here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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KYW Staff
April 13, 2020 - 2:12 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney asked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for “direct and flexible funding” and more resources for local governments. The Philadelphia health commissioner also said the overall trend of COVID-19 cases is down, offering “a sign of hope.” Read the latest here.
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Andrew Kramer
April 08, 2020 - 7:23 pm
In these uncertain times, some Jews realized yarmulkes also happen to be the perfect size and shape for a makeshift face mask. Read more here.
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Jim Melwert
April 08, 2020 - 6:06 pm
With 108 new cases, accounts of coronavirus in Montgomery County now surpass 1,400. County officials announced 11 more deaths on Wednesday — 43 in all. But Montgomery County Commissioner Val Arkoosh doesn’t believe the county has reached its peak yet. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw.
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Kristen Johanson
April 08, 2020 - 3:32 pm
Less than 1% of Philadelphia police officers either have COVID-19 or are quarantined, according to Commissioner Danielle Outlaw. She tested negative herself. Read more here.
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Mail-in ballot
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KYW Staff
April 08, 2020 - 2:47 pm
The Philadelphia City Commissioners are asking all voters to use mail-in ballots in the delayed June 2 primary — they’ll even provide the stamp. The decision comes are coronavirus cases in the city rise to 4,777. Read the latest here.
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