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Movie Theater
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Jeff Oravitz
May 12, 2020 - 7:44 am
The theater’s lease agreement was coming to an end.
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Governor Tom Wolf during a news conference on May 11, 2020
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Andrew Limberg
May 11, 2020 - 12:01 pm
Governor Tom Wolf is sending a warning to politicians who are encouraging businesses to reopen in areas of the commonwealth not yet allowed to do so.
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Andrew Limberg
May 11, 2020 - 10:55 am
Beginning Monday, May 11, businesses in Greene County deemed non-essential by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s administration can reopen without fear of prosecution, according to the county’s District Attorney.
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Insurance
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Andrew Limberg
May 11, 2020 - 9:33 am
Pennsylvania’s Insurance Commissioner is warning businesses that defy Governor Tom Wolf’s order in areas in the red and yellow phase may not be covered.
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File = This May 7, 2020 file photo, Josh Rosenthal holds a " closed until everyone is safe" sign as he sits in Creek Tea in Salt Lake City. Rosenthal, said the disruption caused by COVID-19 proved to be too much. He's closing his store. Many businesses have been given the green light to reopen, but owners are finding it's not that simple and many may not be able to weather the storm brewed up by COVID-19. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Associated Press
May 08, 2020 - 10:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus crisis has sent U.S. unemployment surging to 14.7%, a level last seen when the country was in the throes of the Depression and President Franklin D. Roosevelt was assuring Americans that the only thing to fear was fear itself. And because of government errors and...
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Andrew Limberg
May 08, 2020 - 11:55 am
Mercer county moved into the yellow phase on Friday and with that the Grove City Prime Outlet shops are reopening with some changes.
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FILE - In this May 7, 2020 file photo, a pedestrian walks by The Framing Gallery, closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in Grosse Pointe, Mich. The U.S. unemployment rate hit 14.7% in April, the highest rate since the Great Depression, as 20.5 million jobs vanished in the worst monthly loss on record. The figures are stark evidence of the damage the coronavirus has done to a now-shattered economy.. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Associated Press
May 08, 2020 - 8:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate hit 14.7% in April, the highest rate since the Great Depression, as 20.5 million jobs vanished in the worst monthly loss on record. The figures are stark evidence of the damage the coronavirus has done to a now-shattered economy. The losses reflect what...
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Shawn Digity
May 07, 2020 - 9:41 pm
Governor Wolf Extends Stay-At-Home Order For Red Phase Counties
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Rite Aid coronavirus testing site
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Andrew Limberg
May 07, 2020 - 4:20 pm
The Rite Aid in Monroeville is now offering COVID-19 testing to anyone over 18 at no cost.
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Andrew Limberg
May 07, 2020 - 10:29 am
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Girl Scout Cookies sales are almost down by half in 2020 compared to a normal year.
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