self-isolation

Dog food
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John McDevitt
April 08, 2020 - 1:45 pm
As the coronavirus crisis rages on, the Humane Society of the United States has stepped up to continue to provide free pet services for North Philadelphia residents in need. Read more here.
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Prison.
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Cherri Gregg
April 06, 2020 - 8:25 pm
As more COVID-19 cases are announced each day in Philadelphia, the First Judicial District is expected to implement new protocols for prioritizing expedited inmate releases from city jails. Read more here.
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ventilator
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Jim Melwert
April 06, 2020 - 6:41 pm
Leaders of five southeastern Pennsylvania counties have sent Gov. Tom Wolf a letter asking his administration to develop a centralized system to help balance the load for hospitals across the state. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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KYW Staff
April 06, 2020 - 2:52 pm
New Jersey's death toll from the coronavirus has surpassed 1,000 people, according to data from the state's health department. Read the latest here.
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King of Prussia District's Quaranteam engages community
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Mark Abrams
April 06, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The King of Prussia District wants to help keep the community active and engaged — at a distance. Read more here.
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Kacie Brandenburg of Haddonfield was forced into quarantine in Peru.
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John McDevitt
April 03, 2020 - 5:47 pm
Kacie Brandenburg of Haddonfield, New Jersey, was recently staying in a hostel in Cusco, Peru, when two people contracted COVID-19. She found herself under a mandatory quarantine in a foreign country. Fortunately, Sen. Robert Menendez facilitated her safe return. Read more here.
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Face masks
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Pat Loeb
April 03, 2020 - 3:48 pm
Philadelphia officials are asking all residents to wear face masks that cover their mouths and noses if they must venture outside — advice that is also coming from the governor and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read more here.
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The Exelon Byron Nuclear Generating Stations
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Jim Melwert
April 03, 2020 - 2:54 pm
Lawmakers continue to express frustration over what they call “corporate irresponsibility” on the part of Exelon, in how it is handling a refueling project at the Limerick nuclear power plant during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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KYW Staff
April 03, 2020 - 12:55 pm
Pennsylvania will stop paying about 9,000 state workers whose offices have been closed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. As of Friday, cases of the virus rose to 8,420 across the state and 102 deaths. Read the latest here.
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Governor Tom Wolf speaking to reporters.
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KYW Staff
April 01, 2020 - 3:04 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has placed all of Pennsylvania under an order to stay at home, dramatically expanding the geographic footprint of the quarantine as state officials combat the coronavirus pandemic. Read the latest here.
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