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Protesting the Closures
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Protesting the Closures

by Audra Laskey 04.20.2020 Like many states, Maryland has enacted a shutdown of non-essential businesses because of the coronavirus pandemic. The ongoing shutdown has prompted some residents to protest in Maryland’s capital.

Hands Off Learning
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Hands Off Learning

by Charles Hart 4.20.2020 Nursing students around the country have had to change their ways of learning due to the coronavirus. This includes transitioning their crucial clinicals to an online setting.

Chickens Come Home to Roost
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Chickens Come Home to Roost

by Audra Laskey 4.7.2020 As people rush to the grocery store to stock up on food during quarantine, egg shelves are empty in some places around the country. This egg shortage has led to a spike in people raising their own chickens. Reporter Audra Laskey has the story.

A Hole Lot of Distance
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A Hole Lot of Distance

by Jack Hirsh 4.4.2020 The coronavirus has shut down golf in Pennsylvania, but not other states. The President of the PA Golf Course Owners Association wants to change that. Jack Hirsh looks at how the sport can still be played amid social distancing.

Stay at Home Limits
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Stay at Home Limits

by Jeena Cadigan 3.30.2020 Under Governor Tom Wolf’s stay at home order, Pennsylvania residents aren’t actually confined to their houses. Reporter Jeena Cadigan breaks down the fine print of the order. 

Staying Fit
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Staying Fit

by Noah Chast 3.30.2020 Penn State kinesiology professor Stacey Nowicki talks about ways to stay in physical and mental shape while stuck at home. 

Rainbow Connection
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Rainbow Connection

by Jamie Burton 3.30.2020 Families and businesses are coming together in the newly created #518RainbowHunt to spread hope and light to their community during these hard times.

Workout at Home
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Workout at Home

With Governor Tom Wolf’s order for the closure of non-life-sustaining businesses, gyms and fitness centers all over the state are empty. Reporter Cameron Gregory takes a look at how this is affecting employees and gym-goers.

Faith by Facebook
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Faith by Facebook

Reporter Brittany Krugel takes a look at how one parish in Montclair, NJ is working around the effects of the coronavirus to make sure their congregation has something to believe in during a time of uncertainty.

Party Planning Industry on Hold Due to Coronavirus
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Party Planning Industry on Hold Due to Coronavirus

The event planning industry is taking a big hit during the coronavirus outbreak. Companies and venues are dealing with mass postponements and cancellations due to government regulations of gatherings. Reporter Charles Hart takes a closer look at how event-planning businesses on Long Island are dealing with this crisis.

Sudden End
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Sudden End

Penn State Men’s Lacrosse captain and Connor Darcey honoree Nick Cardile reacts to the canceling of his senior season and the next steps in his playing career. Noah Chast reports.

At least one rule breaker
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At least one rule breaker

Governor Tom Wolf called for the closure of all non-essential businesses in the commonwealth for a two week period. Most businesses complied, but not all followed the governor’s orders. Steph Krane reports.

No luck of the Irish today
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No luck of the Irish today

As the spread of the coronavirus prompts the need for social distancing, many events have been canceled, including celebrations for a major holiday in the Boston area – St. Patrick’s Day. Jeena Cadigan reports.

Free Lunches for students
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Free Lunches for students

Students around the state can still receive free lunches during the statewide school shutdown. Reporter Hunter Kelly rode along with a school resource officer and a principal in Levittown, Bucks County, as they delivered meals.