The votes also marked the first time lawmakers casted a floor vote en masse from outside of the state's capital in the nearly 350-year history of the legislative body
Philly officials, Hahnemann owners in ‘challenging’ negotiations over using hospital during COVID-19 pandemic
Philadelphia had 77 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, bringing the total of 252 cases, Health Commissioner Thomas Farley said. Twenty-three individuals were known to be hospitalized due to the virus.
Matching one issued by Gov. Tom Wolf, the order will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, and remain in effect until April 6, 2020.
By John N. MitchellPHILADELPHIA -- The third marking period of the school year, which has already ended, could be the end of the school year, School District of Philadelphia Superintendent William Hite said Tuesday.“I...
The money would help centers that rely on tuition payments maintain their payroll and overhead costs until the COVID pandemic abates.
The police are initially providing warnings, Evanchick said, to push for voluntary compliance. But stricter enforcement will follow as needed, he said.
The state also confirmed that the death toll from the virus has risen to seven, with fatalities now being reported in Allegheny, Lackawanna, Monroe, Montgomery and Northampton Counties.
A similar fund, already in place in Washington State, an epicenter of the outbreak, has already reached $200 million, an industry executive said.
By Michael D'OnofrioPHILADELPHIA -- The Kenney administration will provide updates at its daily briefing at 1 p.m. about the city’s response to the coronavirus.Tuesday marked the second day the city’s stay-at-home order was in...
Local health workers who work in the city’s jails say they are not currently receiving the same overtime pay as other city employees who have been deemed "essential."