Tom Farley

Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
May 29, 2020 - 4:10 pm
Retail stores, offices, warehouses and child care centers are among the businesses that can reopen in Philadelphia June 5 under the city’s plan for moving into the “yellow phase” of reopening. The city is imposing guidelines on how they’ll be able to operate. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 28, 2020 - 4:03 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney has withdrawn his proposal for a real estate tax increase to fund the School District of Philadelphia, after the state Legislature agreed to higher-than-expected school funding. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
May 27, 2020 - 4:07 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney fiercely defended his health commissioner Wednesday, after a bruising City Council budget hearing. When met with backlash from Council members over the commissioner’s pandemic response, Kenney said he is the most “dedicated to public health.” Read more here.
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Restaurant order
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Pat Loeb
May 26, 2020 - 3:58 pm
You can now order in-person at Philadelphia restaurants, Mayor Jim Kenney announced, but you still can’t dine inside. Read the latest here.
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Walk while wearing face masks
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Pat Loeb
May 22, 2020 - 3:22 pm
Philadelphia officials continue to report progress against COVID-19, but they don't want residents to get too comfortable just yet. Read the latest here.
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New Jersey’s new law banning smoking on public beaches and in parks statewide is now in effect. But the legislation lacks one important provision: who enforces it?
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Mike Dougherty
May 22, 2020 - 9:54 am
The Jersey Shore is open for Memorial Day weekend, and officials in Pennsylvania say a road trip to the coast isn't their recommended treatment for cabin fever. Read more here.
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Peonies
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Holli Stephens
May 22, 2020 - 5:00 am
Memorial Day certainly looks different this year, but you can still enjoy it. Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia at or around your home this weekend.
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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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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 20, 2020 - 3:22 pm
Philadelphia’s health commissioner reported more than 100 additional COVID-19 fatalities, indicating the disease has been more deadly than previously thought. Read more here.
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Restricted area.
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Pat Loeb
May 19, 2020 - 4:05 pm
Philadelphia will test its entire prison population for COVID-19, now that more test kits have become available. Read more here.
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