University Of Pennsylvania Moves Final Exams Virtual Next Week Due To COVID-19 SpikeThe school says any exams scheduled for Friday will be in-person but any finals scheduled for next week will be remote. 
Olney Charter High School Senior Dies Of COVID-19 ComplicationsA Philadelphia high school community is mourning the death of a student.
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Urging Residents To Avoid Holiday Gatherings As COVID-19 Cases SpikePhiladelphia's health commissioner is urging everyone to avoid family gatherings over the next few weeks.
New Jersey Urging Residents To Get COVID-19 Vaccines With Boost NJ DayOfficials in the Garden State are urging residents to get a COVID-19 booster shot or to get vaccinated if they haven't already.
COVID-19 Cases On Rise Among Children, Doctors Urging Vaccinations Before HolidaysCOVID-19 cases among children are increasing again, according to a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Red Cross Desperately Low On Blood, Offering Incentives To Donors Through Jan. 2The Red Cross is putting out a call for help, they're desperately low on blood.
Flyers, Sixers Fans Will Need Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination To Enter Wells Fargo Center Under New Philadelphia MandateFlyers and Sixers fans will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination to attend games at the Wells Fargo Center beginning in 2022.
Pennsylvania Acting Health Secretary Alison Beam Resigning At End Of YearAlison Beam had served in an acting role since January when Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf tapped her to replace Dr. Rachel Levine, who left for the Biden administration.
WATCH LIVE: New Jersey Officials To Provide COVID-19 UpdateThe press conference is expected to begin at 1 p.m. and will be streamed on CBSN Philly. 
Mask Mandate Still In Effect For All Philadelphia Schools, Day Cares And Early Childhood Education Settings, Health Officials SayA mask mandate is still in effect for schools, daycares and early childhood education settings in the City of Philadelphia, despite the Pennsylvania Supreme Court throwing out the statewide school mask mandate on Friday
Drexel Autism Institute Partners With Pharmacy To Offer Sensory-Friendly COVID-19 Vaccine ClinicA special vaccine clinic was held Saturday for people with sensory issues. 
COVID Cases, Hospitalizations On Rise Locally, Nationally Ahead Of HolidaysHere in the northeast, where vaccination rates are among the highest in the nation, cases have ballooned more than 50% in the last week.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Throws Out Mask Mandate For SchoolsThey ruled that the masking mandate, which also applies to child care facilities, is not valid because it was imposed by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s acting health secretary without legal authorization.
Pennsylvania Leading Country In COVID-19 Hospitalizations As Increase In Cases Causes Holiday Spike ConcernCoronavirus cases are surging nationwide and Pennsylvania tops the country with the most number of hospitalizations.
2 Chester County Tower Health Hospitals Closing In Move 'Devastating For Our Community'Both hospitals will close and the residents in Chester County who utilize them will be left in dire straits.