Coronavirus – COVID-19

COVID-19 in Pa.: Levine outlines factors in reopening state, but ‘We’re not there yet’

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: Case totals surpass 21,000, with 494 deaths

COVID-19 surge expected this week in eastern Pa.; western Pa. date to come

Three residents at Kane Glen Hazel succumb to COVID-19, as Allegheny County, state cases continue to rise

Second resident at Concordia senior home dead after testing positive for COVID-19

Friendship Village of South Hills reports two COVID-19 cases

Allegheny County Jail reports a second inmate tested positive for COVID-19

Berks adds 210 coronavirus cases, most in one day

Coronavirus: Bucks now over 1,100 cases as virus may show signs of slowing

Four employees at Lebanon VA Medical Center test positive for coronavirus

New virus deaths include eight in NEPA

Two deaths, 47 new cases reported in Luzerne County

Exton postal employee dies from coronavirus complications

Montgomery County coronavirus cases top 1,800; six more deaths push toll to 68

Bedford County reports virus death

Several factors made the Hazleton area a COVID-19 hot spot

Coronavirus complications claims Penn State WB coach

Anguished nurses say Scranton hospital risked infecting cancer patients, babies and staff with COVID-19

Moses Taylor disputes nurses’ claims in report

Coronavirus infection numbers in Pa. nursing homes, assisted living mostly secret

Are seniors in nursing homes particularly vulnerable to COVID-19?

Over 30 local therapists are providing free teletherapy sessions for those on the frontline of COVID-19

Lehigh Valley health care workers share stories from front lines of coronavirus pandemic: ‘You’re constantly thinking, am I safe?’

Pitt COVID-19 vaccine effort with partners in France, Austria seeks win for all of us

Researchers studying a variety of COVID-19 treatments in the pipeline

Jonas Salk’s son sees hope in COVID-19 efforts, still pushing for polio eradication

Depression, anxiety and cries for help grow amid the isolation of COVID-19

Warco still not getting answers from health department about its handing of COVID-19 cases

Torn over reopening economy, Trump says he faces his ‘biggest decision’

‘This virus is a death sentence for my daughter’: How coronavirus guidelines punish disability | Perspective

Hospitals hiding behind HIPAA in holding back pandemic information

Let data flow in lockdown

Holidays celebrate faith just as coronavirus tests it | Editorial

Did Ohio get it right? Early intervention, preparation for pandemic may pay off.

Elimination instead of containment


Bucks County towns preparing for life after outbreak

This Turzai bill putting Pennsylvania back to work is bad for Pennsylvanians | Opinion

Virus should kill PLCB


New unemployment benefits being implemented in Pennsylvania

‘A new normal’: how grocery businesses are adapting under COVID-19 to keep people safe

Worker says three dozen COVID-19 cases at Amazon

Giant to limit number of shoppers in stores, beginning Monday

What will work after COVID-19 look like

Disney World furloughing 43,000 more workers due to virus


Police file charges against suspect they say spit in the face of Giant Eagle manager in Edgewood

Pottstown man fatally shot after allegedly firing at police is ID’d

Blair reduces inmate numbers

Guards: GEO stiffs employees infected with COVID-19

Coronavirus testing increases at Chester County Prison


Some NEPA schools will soon require students to attend online classes

Remote learning a big option for kids

Schools making changes to online curriculum plans

Q&A: PIAA director on spring sports cancellation, football without fans and more

Coronavirus stole my senior year of high school, and my right to mourn it | Opinion


Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and other states struggle to avoid repeat of Wisconsin election fiasco

Voting by mail gains traction, but advocates warn it’s not ‘a panacea’

Local News

Delayed rent payments have domino effect

Lackawanna Historical Society launching ‘instant archive’ to preserve modern-day coronavirus stories

Luzerne County to furlough some employees due to pandemic

Luzerne County starting to develop layoff plan

Drive-in church service shut down by borough

Fire displaces 19 from WB apartment building

Erie County executive said concerns about her daughter, grandchildren caused her to go to New York


Racing against a coronavirus clock, Philly courts release 200+ jail inmates in the first week of fast-track emergency hearings

Fighting for survival inside Philadelphia’s busiest COVID-19 hospital

Fresh sorrow, new hope arose as the region prepares for a very different Easter


Allegheny County has released coronavirus data by race

Priest contemplates his life, ministry after COVID-19 ordeal

Allegheny County Jail inmate dead

Better oversight: Jail needs scrutiny now more than ever

State News

‘You feel so hopeless:’ The impossible choice one Pa. family made to send to send an Italian exchange student home to an epicenter of COVID-19