CBS3's Stephanie Stahl Moderates Panel Discussing School Safety With Experts From CHOP, Philadelphia School DistrictWith classes about to start there are lots of questions and concerns about safety and different regulations.
FDA Grants Full Approval For Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine
Philadelphia School Board To Vote On COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate For Teachers Next WeekThis comes as there are a growing number of children being infected with COVID-19.
Staff Shortages Cause Mixed Reactions To President Biden's Vaccine Mandate For Nursing Home EmployeesThere are mixed reviews after President Joe Biden announced that nursing homes have to require their employees to be vaccinated in order to continue receiving Medicare and Medicaid funding on Thursday.
Pennsylvania Teachers Unions Urge Schools To Require MasksSome Pennsylvania districts said they will require masks, while others have decided to make them optional.
Delaware Valley Prepares To Administer COVID Booster Shots As Surge ContinuesAs the majority of counties in the tri-state area deal with high level of community COVID transmission, the White House announced extra booster shots to keep vaccinated people protected against the virus.
Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Will Not Assist Parishioners In Receiving Religious Exemption From COVID-19 VaccineThe archdiocese said the vaccines have been deemed "morally acceptable."
Philadelphia Health Officials Explain Plan For Distributing Booster Shots Following US RecommendationOn Wednesday morning, U.S. health officials announced recommendations for all Americans to get COVID-19 booster shots beginning in September.
Brandywine School Board Meeting Canceled After Audience Members Refuse To Wear Face MasksThe board cited Gov. John Carney's universal mask mandate as the reason the meeting could not proceed unless everyone put on face masks.
COVID-19 Booster Shots Likely To Increase 'Vaccine Effectiveness,' Lessen Breakthrough Cases, Expert SaysBooster shots are currently only available to people who are immunocompromised.
School District Of Philadelphia Increasing Support Staff As Students Return To Classes Amid Violent Summer, PandemicAs gun violence among teenagers continues to rise nearly daily throughout Philadelphia, the school district is preparing to welcome back all students for in-person learning in just two weeks.
'So Screw You': Tensions Rise At Hatboro-Horsham School Board Meeting Over Mask RequirementThe Hatboro-Horsham School Board meeting felt charged from the start and it was quickly clear that the debate over wearing a mask or not isn't going away anytime soon.
Pennsylvania Announces Weekly COVID Testing For Schools, EducatorsPennsylvania will offer voluntary COVID-19 testing in K-12 schools, state health and education officials announced Monday, promoting the effort as a way to keep the doors open for in-person learning amid a statewide resurgence of the coronavirus.
Montgomery County Recommends Masks Indoors Regardless Of Vaccination Status, Requires Them In County BuildingsOfficials are also issuing a mask mandate in county-run buildings.
Funeral Held For Philadelphia Police Officer Vladimir Maleev, Who Died Of COVIDHe was 39 years old and a four-year veteran of the Philadelphia Police Department.