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Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Johnson worked as a poll worker at Andrew Hamilton School during the June 2 primary. She says she believes that is when she contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Co...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social [...] Read full article: Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reo...→

No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping coronavirus’ spread

No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping coronavirus’ spread

While virologists and epidemiologists have hypothesized that summer would subdue the worst of COVID-19’s transmissibility, recent case spikes in places like Ar [...] Read full article: No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping...→

Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot dog-eating contest in private due to coronavirus

Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot dog-eating contest in private due to coronavirus

Organizers of the annual Nathan’s Famous International Hot Dog-Eating Contest announced plans Tuesday to hold the event this summer undeterred by the ongoing c [...] Read full article: Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot...→

Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For Summer Season

Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For Summer Season

The pop-up outdoor beer garden will be at the Fairmount Horticulture Center Arboretum for the entire summer. Read full article: Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For...→

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas will resume June 22

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas will resume June 22

Camping in Michigan parks and recreation areas will resume on June 22, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Read full article: Camping in Michigan state parks & recrea...→

Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronavirus Upends Annual Stress Tests

Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronavirus Upends Annual Stress Tests

U.S. financial regulators, banks and their investors will get their first glimpse into the health of the nation's banking system as it confronts soaring corpor [...] Read full article: Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronaviru...→

Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Parks And Recreation From Launching Annual Playstreets Program This Summer

Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Parks And Recreation From Launching Annual Playstreets Program This Summer

We know it won't be a traditional summer in the city, but Philadelphia Parks and Recreation wants to make sure kids stay engaged and safe through its Playstree [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Pa...→

Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall food courts reopen in limited capacities after coronavirus closures

Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall food courts reopen in limited capacities after coronavirus closures

Texas will this week reopen water parks, mall food courts and driver education programs, Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday, as the state slowly eases restrictions [...] Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall...→

As Americans flock to beaches and parks, some states see surges in new coronavirus cases

As Americans flock to beaches and parks, some states see surges in new coronavirus cases

(CNN) — Just because you can go to the beach or bars doesn’t mean it’s time to let your guard down. In fact, some states... Read full article: As Americans flock to beaches and parks,...→

St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes pools, cancels youth leagues for summer

St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes pools, cancels youth leagues for summer

In St. Paul, tennis courts are gradually reopening, but the Como Regional Park and Highland Park aquatic centers will be closed for the entire summer, and summ [...] Read full article: St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes poo...→

First Florida theme parks set post-coronavirus reopening dates in June

First Florida theme parks set post-coronavirus reopening dates in June

Disney, Universal, SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Legoland theme parks in Central Florida have presented reopening plans to local governments with proposed reopen [...] Read full article: First Florida theme parks set post-coron...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Farley says even though COVID-19 cases are trending down in Philadelphia, he's worried about spikes in other parts of the country having an impact here. Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried...→

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

The Philadelphia-area housing market is regaining momentum as a host of coronavirus-related restrictions have been lifted and mortgage rates sit at historic lo [...] Read full article: Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals...→

Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Reach 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan by June 5

Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Reach 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan by June 5

Philadelphia officials on Thursday cautioned that it’s not a sure bet that the city will enter the “yellow” phase of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan by [...] Read full article: Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Re...→

Community College of Philadelphia Switching Fully Online in Fall Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

Community College of Philadelphia Switching Fully Online in Fall Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Community College of Philadelphia will be holding all fall semester classes online. Read full article: Community College of Philadelphia Switch...→

National Parks Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Coronavirus Era

National Parks Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Coronavirus Era

The Department of the Interior started reopening national parks earlier this month and many will welcome visitors on Memorial Day weekend. Read full article: National Parks Open for Memorial Day Wee...→

Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Move Into 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Move Into 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia and surrounding suburban counties will be able to begin the reopening process of Pennsylvania’s three-step plan, which allows more businesses to o [...] Read full article: Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Mo...→

City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department releases info on summer camps

City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department releases info on summer camps

The City of Tampa's Parks and Recreation Department will begin summer with a two-week Summer Kickoff Camp program. Read full article: City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Depar...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

The two American citizens and Philadelphia residents traveled to Ghana in February to welcome their baby daughter. What should have been a month-long trip has [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' I...→

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas resumes today

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas resumes today

Camping in Michigan parks and recreation areas resumes June 22, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Read full article: Camping in Michigan state parks & recrea...→

Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Muslim pilgrimage amid surge of new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Muslim pilgrimage amid surge of new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia may cancel the highly anticipated Muslim holy pilgrimage to Mecca for the first time in the kingdom's recent history due to a spike in new cases o [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Mus...→

The Legendary Roots Crew is launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual [...]

The Legendary Roots Crew is launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual broadcast experience on Saturday, June 27, in partnership with Michelle Obama.. [...] Read full article: The Legendary Roots Crew is launching th...→

Disney to begin reopening California resort July 9, other parks to follow, after coronavirus closed their doors

Disney to begin reopening California resort July 9, other parks to follow, after coronavirus closed their doors

Disney announced Wednesday that it will begin a phased reopening of its Southern California resort on July 9 after four months of closure during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Disney to begin reopening California res...→

Theme parks in Japan reopen with new coronavirus rules

Theme parks in Japan reopen with new coronavirus rules

Disneyland and other amusement parks are reopening in Japan — but with some bizarre new coronavirus-friendly rules, including no screaming or hugging on exciti [...] Read full article: Theme parks in Japan reopen with new cor...→

Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Outside To City Sidewalks, Streets, Parks

Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Outside To City Sidewalks, Streets, Parks

Some San Francisco businesses will be allowed to operate on city sidewalks, streets or parks thanks to a new program being launched by the city's COVID-19 Econ [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Ou...→

As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, Americans pack beaches, parks, and pools on Memorial Day

As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, Americans pack beaches, parks, and pools on Memorial Day

Florida beaches, many of which opened for the first time since they were closed in March for the COVID-19 pandemic, drew thousands of visitors on Saturday and [...] Read full article: As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, ...→

Massachusetts hospital worker helps plant 500 American flags after coronavirus forces Boston to cancel annual display

Massachusetts hospital worker helps plant 500 American flags after coronavirus forces Boston to cancel annual display

A Massachusetts hospital worker has helped place 500 American flags in a park to honor veterans for Memorial Day after Boston canceled its large annual display [...] Read full article: Massachusetts hospital worker helps plan...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths Reported

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths Reported

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley says the high number came after the health department matched up the databases of reported COVID-19 cases and death certi [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals...→

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Johnson worked as a poll worker at Andrew Hamilton School during the June 2 primary. She says she believes that is when she contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Co...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Farley says even though COVID-19 cases are trending down in Philadelphia, he's worried about spikes in other parts of the country having an impact here. Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried...→

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas resumes today

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas resumes today

Camping in Michigan parks and recreation areas resumes June 22, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Read full article: Camping in Michigan state parks & recrea...→

Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Muslim pilgrimage amid surge of new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Muslim pilgrimage amid surge of new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia may cancel the highly anticipated Muslim holy pilgrimage to Mecca for the first time in the kingdom's recent history due to a spike in new cases o [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Mus...→

Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot dog-eating contest in private due to coronavirus

Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot dog-eating contest in private due to coronavirus

Organizers of the annual Nathan’s Famous International Hot Dog-Eating Contest announced plans Tuesday to hold the event this summer undeterred by the ongoing c [...] Read full article: Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot...→

Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronavirus Upends Annual Stress Tests

Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronavirus Upends Annual Stress Tests

U.S. financial regulators, banks and their investors will get their first glimpse into the health of the nation's banking system as it confronts soaring corpor [...] Read full article: Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronaviru...→

Theme parks in Japan reopen with new coronavirus rules

Theme parks in Japan reopen with new coronavirus rules

Disneyland and other amusement parks are reopening in Japan — but with some bizarre new coronavirus-friendly rules, including no screaming or hugging on exciti [...] Read full article: Theme parks in Japan reopen with new cor...→

Community College of Philadelphia Switching Fully Online in Fall Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

Community College of Philadelphia Switching Fully Online in Fall Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Community College of Philadelphia will be holding all fall semester classes online. Read full article: Community College of Philadelphia Switch...→

Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall food courts reopen in limited capacities after coronavirus closures

Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall food courts reopen in limited capacities after coronavirus closures

Texas will this week reopen water parks, mall food courts and driver education programs, Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday, as the state slowly eases restrictions [...] Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall...→

As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, Americans pack beaches, parks, and pools on Memorial Day

As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, Americans pack beaches, parks, and pools on Memorial Day

Florida beaches, many of which opened for the first time since they were closed in March for the COVID-19 pandemic, drew thousands of visitors on Saturday and [...] Read full article: As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, ...→

National Parks Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Coronavirus Era

National Parks Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Coronavirus Era

The Department of the Interior started reopening national parks earlier this month and many will welcome visitors on Memorial Day weekend. Read full article: National Parks Open for Memorial Day Wee...→

St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes pools, cancels youth leagues for summer

St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes pools, cancels youth leagues for summer

In St. Paul, tennis courts are gradually reopening, but the Como Regional Park and Highland Park aquatic centers will be closed for the entire summer, and summ [...] Read full article: St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes poo...→

Massachusetts hospital worker helps plant 500 American flags after coronavirus forces Boston to cancel annual display

Massachusetts hospital worker helps plant 500 American flags after coronavirus forces Boston to cancel annual display

A Massachusetts hospital worker has helped place 500 American flags in a park to honor veterans for Memorial Day after Boston canceled its large annual display [...] Read full article: Massachusetts hospital worker helps plan...→

City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department releases info on summer camps

City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department releases info on summer camps

The City of Tampa's Parks and Recreation Department will begin summer with a two-week Summer Kickoff Camp program. Read full article: City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Depar...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

The two American citizens and Philadelphia residents traveled to Ghana in February to welcome their baby daughter. What should have been a month-long trip has [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' I...→

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

The Philadelphia-area housing market is regaining momentum as a host of coronavirus-related restrictions have been lifted and mortgage rates sit at historic lo [...] Read full article: Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals...→

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social [...] Read full article: Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reo...→

No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping coronavirus’ spread

No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping coronavirus’ spread

While virologists and epidemiologists have hypothesized that summer would subdue the worst of COVID-19’s transmissibility, recent case spikes in places like Ar [...] Read full article: No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping...→

The Legendary Roots Crew is launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual [...]

The Legendary Roots Crew is launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual broadcast experience on Saturday, June 27, in partnership with Michelle Obama.. [...] Read full article: The Legendary Roots Crew is launching th...→

Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For Summer Season

Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For Summer Season

The pop-up outdoor beer garden will be at the Fairmount Horticulture Center Arboretum for the entire summer. Read full article: Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For...→

Disney to begin reopening California resort July 9, other parks to follow, after coronavirus closed their doors

Disney to begin reopening California resort July 9, other parks to follow, after coronavirus closed their doors

Disney announced Wednesday that it will begin a phased reopening of its Southern California resort on July 9 after four months of closure during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Disney to begin reopening California res...→

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas will resume June 22

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas will resume June 22

Camping in Michigan parks and recreation areas will resume on June 22, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Read full article: Camping in Michigan state parks & recrea...→

Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Reach 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan by June 5

Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Reach 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan by June 5

Philadelphia officials on Thursday cautioned that it’s not a sure bet that the city will enter the “yellow” phase of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan by [...] Read full article: Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Re...→

Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Parks And Recreation From Launching Annual Playstreets Program This Summer

Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Parks And Recreation From Launching Annual Playstreets Program This Summer

We know it won't be a traditional summer in the city, but Philadelphia Parks and Recreation wants to make sure kids stay engaged and safe through its Playstree [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Pa...→

Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Outside To City Sidewalks, Streets, Parks

Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Outside To City Sidewalks, Streets, Parks

Some San Francisco businesses will be allowed to operate on city sidewalks, streets or parks thanks to a new program being launched by the city's COVID-19 Econ [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Ou...→

As Americans flock to beaches and parks, some states see surges in new coronavirus cases

As Americans flock to beaches and parks, some states see surges in new coronavirus cases

(CNN) — Just because you can go to the beach or bars doesn’t mean it’s time to let your guard down. In fact, some states... Read full article: As Americans flock to beaches and parks,...→

Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Move Into 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Move Into 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia and surrounding suburban counties will be able to begin the reopening process of Pennsylvania’s three-step plan, which allows more businesses to o [...] Read full article: Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Mo...→

First Florida theme parks set post-coronavirus reopening dates in June

First Florida theme parks set post-coronavirus reopening dates in June

Disney, Universal, SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Legoland theme parks in Central Florida have presented reopening plans to local governments with proposed reopen [...] Read full article: First Florida theme parks set post-coron...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths Reported

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths Reported

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley says the high number came after the health department matched up the databases of reported COVID-19 cases and death certi [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals...→

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Johnson worked as a poll worker at Andrew Hamilton School during the June 2 primary. She says she believes that is when she contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Co...→

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green Phase Of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Topping the safety checklist is wearing a face mask, social distancing, reducing crowds and washing hands. Read full article: Philadelphia Releases Guidance For Green...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Farley says even though COVID-19 cases are trending down in Philadelphia, he's worried about spikes in other parts of the country having an impact here. Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried...→

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' In Ghana With Newborn Baby Due To Coronavirus Shutdown

The two American citizens and Philadelphia residents traveled to Ghana in February to welcome their baby daughter. What should have been a month-long trip has [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Family 'Totally Stranded' I...→

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

The Philadelphia-area housing market is regaining momentum as a host of coronavirus-related restrictions have been lifted and mortgage rates sit at historic lo [...] Read full article: Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals...→

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas resumes today

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas resumes today

Camping in Michigan parks and recreation areas resumes June 22, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Read full article: Camping in Michigan state parks & recrea...→

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social [...] Read full article: Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reo...→

Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Muslim pilgrimage amid surge of new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Muslim pilgrimage amid surge of new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia may cancel the highly anticipated Muslim holy pilgrimage to Mecca for the first time in the kingdom's recent history due to a spike in new cases o [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia weighs canceling annual Mus...→

No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping coronavirus’ spread

No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping coronavirus’ spread

While virologists and epidemiologists have hypothesized that summer would subdue the worst of COVID-19’s transmissibility, recent case spikes in places like Ar [...] Read full article: No, warmer summer weather isn’t stopping...→

The Legendary Roots Crew is launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual [...]

The Legendary Roots Crew is launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual broadcast experience on Saturday, June 27, in partnership with Michelle Obama.. [...] Read full article: The Legendary Roots Crew is launching th...→

Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot dog-eating contest in private due to coronavirus

Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot dog-eating contest in private due to coronavirus

Organizers of the annual Nathan’s Famous International Hot Dog-Eating Contest announced plans Tuesday to hold the event this summer undeterred by the ongoing c [...] Read full article: Nathan’s plans to hold annual July 4 hot...→

Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For Summer Season

Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For Summer Season

The pop-up outdoor beer garden will be at the Fairmount Horticulture Center Arboretum for the entire summer. Read full article: Parks On Tap Returns To Philadelphia For...→

Disney to begin reopening California resort July 9, other parks to follow, after coronavirus closed their doors

Disney to begin reopening California resort July 9, other parks to follow, after coronavirus closed their doors

Disney announced Wednesday that it will begin a phased reopening of its Southern California resort on July 9 after four months of closure during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Disney to begin reopening California res...→

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas will resume June 22

Camping in Michigan state parks & recreation areas will resume June 22

Camping in Michigan parks and recreation areas will resume on June 22, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Read full article: Camping in Michigan state parks & recrea...→

Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronavirus Upends Annual Stress Tests

Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronavirus Upends Annual Stress Tests

U.S. financial regulators, banks and their investors will get their first glimpse into the health of the nation's banking system as it confronts soaring corpor [...] Read full article: Wall Street, Fed Fly Blind as Coronaviru...→

Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Reach 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan by June 5

Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Reach 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan by June 5

Philadelphia officials on Thursday cautioned that it’s not a sure bet that the city will enter the “yellow” phase of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan by [...] Read full article: Officials Warn Philadelphia Might Not Re...→

Theme parks in Japan reopen with new coronavirus rules

Theme parks in Japan reopen with new coronavirus rules

Disneyland and other amusement parks are reopening in Japan — but with some bizarre new coronavirus-friendly rules, including no screaming or hugging on exciti [...] Read full article: Theme parks in Japan reopen with new cor...→

Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Parks And Recreation From Launching Annual Playstreets Program This Summer

Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Parks And Recreation From Launching Annual Playstreets Program This Summer

We know it won't be a traditional summer in the city, but Philadelphia Parks and Recreation wants to make sure kids stay engaged and safe through its Playstree [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Not Stopping Philadelphia Pa...→

Community College of Philadelphia Switching Fully Online in Fall Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

Community College of Philadelphia Switching Fully Online in Fall Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Community College of Philadelphia will be holding all fall semester classes online. Read full article: Community College of Philadelphia Switch...→

Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Outside To City Sidewalks, Streets, Parks

Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Outside To City Sidewalks, Streets, Parks

Some San Francisco businesses will be allowed to operate on city sidewalks, streets or parks thanks to a new program being launched by the city's COVID-19 Econ [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Some SF Businesses Going Ou...→

Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall food courts reopen in limited capacities after coronavirus closures

Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall food courts reopen in limited capacities after coronavirus closures

Texas will this week reopen water parks, mall food courts and driver education programs, Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday, as the state slowly eases restrictions [...] Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott lets water parks, mall...→

As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, Americans pack beaches, parks, and pools on Memorial Day

As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, Americans pack beaches, parks, and pools on Memorial Day

Florida beaches, many of which opened for the first time since they were closed in March for the COVID-19 pandemic, drew thousands of visitors on Saturday and [...] Read full article: As coronavirus death toll nears 98,000, ...→

As Americans flock to beaches and parks, some states see surges in new coronavirus cases

As Americans flock to beaches and parks, some states see surges in new coronavirus cases

(CNN) — Just because you can go to the beach or bars doesn’t mean it’s time to let your guard down. In fact, some states... Read full article: As Americans flock to beaches and parks,...→

National Parks Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Coronavirus Era

National Parks Open for Memorial Day Weekend in Coronavirus Era

The Department of the Interior started reopening national parks earlier this month and many will welcome visitors on Memorial Day weekend. Read full article: National Parks Open for Memorial Day Wee...→

St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes pools, cancels youth leagues for summer

St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes pools, cancels youth leagues for summer

In St. Paul, tennis courts are gradually reopening, but the Como Regional Park and Highland Park aquatic centers will be closed for the entire summer, and summ [...] Read full article: St. Paul Parks and Recreation closes poo...→

Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Move Into 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Move Into 'Yellow' Phase of Coronavirus Reopening Plan

Philadelphia and surrounding suburban counties will be able to begin the reopening process of Pennsylvania’s three-step plan, which allows more businesses to o [...] Read full article: Philadelphia, Surrounding Suburbs, to Mo...→

Massachusetts hospital worker helps plant 500 American flags after coronavirus forces Boston to cancel annual display

Massachusetts hospital worker helps plant 500 American flags after coronavirus forces Boston to cancel annual display

A Massachusetts hospital worker has helped place 500 American flags in a park to honor veterans for Memorial Day after Boston canceled its large annual display [...] Read full article: Massachusetts hospital worker helps plan...→

First Florida theme parks set post-coronavirus reopening dates in June

First Florida theme parks set post-coronavirus reopening dates in June

Disney, Universal, SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Legoland theme parks in Central Florida have presented reopening plans to local governments with proposed reopen [...] Read full article: First Florida theme parks set post-coron...→

City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department releases info on summer camps

City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department releases info on summer camps

The City of Tampa's Parks and Recreation Department will begin summer with a two-week Summer Kickoff Camp program. Read full article: City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Depar...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths Reported

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths Reported

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley says the high number came after the health department matched up the databases of reported COVID-19 cases and death certi [...] Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals...→