Pennsylvania will join with at least five other states in working together on coordinating each of their efforts to reopen their economies and get people back to work.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health on Monday afternoon put out a finalized set of guidelines hospitals can use to make hard decisions such as who gets an intensive care bed or ventilator if there aren’t enough for everyone.
When 4-year-old Jesse Jones was asked if he is scared of the “invisible virus,” he did not hesitate. “Yes,” he said.
As the novel COVID-19 virus continues to spread worldwide, people across the globe are sheltering in place, limiting their outings only for essential tasks. Businesses and schools have closed, and services are limited indefinitely to emphasize social distancing and slow the spread of infection. For many homeless people, however, quarantine is not an option.
At age 13, Brianna Boccuti was admitted to Rockford Mental Hospital for attempted suicide linked to early-onset depression. During her stay, Boccuti had a revelation regarding her sexual identity: she liked girls.
Buying Big Cheese Pizza offered Fiona Campbell a steady source of income in the family-friendly town of Glen Mills, Pa. But when she purchased the pizzeria at its location on Wilmington-West Chester Pike, she “never imagined a pandemic hitting Concord Township in 2020,” Campbell said.
Students and staff gathered in the Small Auditorium at the Marple campus for a presentation on the history of LGBT people of Pennsylvania on Feb 27. Barry Loveland, Chairperson of the Central PA LGBT Center History Project (CPHP), gave the presentation.