Showing posts with label Coronavirus. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Coronavirus. Show all posts

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

10 Schuylkill County Businesses Cited for Not Abiding by COVID-19 Mandates


The Pennsylvania State Police, Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement office in Allentown announced on Tuesday that 10 Schuylkill County licensed establishments have been cited for failing to abide by COVID-19 mandates as well as other violations during the months of February and March.

Pennsylvania Announces New Eligibility Guidelines for COVID-19 Vaccines, Will be Available to All Pennsylvanians by Mid April


On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health in conjunction with the COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force announced the start of the special initiative to vaccinate targeted industry workers and to accelerate the vaccination timetable for those in Phases 1B, 1C and 2. 

Monday, March 15, 2021

Wolf Administration Eases More Restrictions on Pennsylvania Businesses, Restaurants, and Venues

On Monday, the Wolf Administration announced that more restrictions that were place on Pennsylvania business/restaurants/venues will be eased as of April 4th, 2021.

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Pennsylvania Will Use Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine for Teachers and School Staff, Schuylkill IU 29 to be Distribution Site

On Wednesday, Governor Wolf along with the COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force announced that Pennsylvania will use the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) single-dose COVID-19 vaccine for PreK-12 teachers and other school staff.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Nationwide Winter Weather Delays COVID Vaccine Shipments, Forces Appointment Changes at Geisinger

Due to the severe winter weather that has impacted much of the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has notified several states, including Pennsylvania, that expected COVID vaccine shipments for this week will be delayed. 

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Thursday, January 21, 2021

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Thursday, January 21st, 2021


On Thursday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., January 21, there were 5,664 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 788,834.

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Indoor Dining and Other Restrictions to be Lifted Next Week


Governor Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced on Wednesday that they will let the current COVID-19 mitigation orders expire on Monday.

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Clinic to Open in Schuylkill County on Sunday


The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced that a drive-thru COVID-19 testing clinic will open in Schuylkill County on Sunday.

Friday, December 11, 2020

Schuylkill County Dunkin' Donuts to Close Temporarily Due to COVID-19

The Schuylkill County Dunkin' Donuts locations will close temporarily after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Governor Wolf Announces New Mitigation Efforts Amid Rise in Positive COVID-19

On Thursday afternoon, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced new restrictions for the state amid a rapid rise in positive COVID-19 cases.

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Governor Wolf Tests Positive for COVID-19

On Wednesday, Governor Tom Wolf announced he has tested positive for COVID-19.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Senator Argall Tests Negative for COVID-19 After Exposure

Senator Dave Argall's office has announced that the Senator for Schuylkill and parts of Berks County has tested negative for COVID-19.

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Schuylkill County Small Businesses, Non-Profits, and Municipalities Awarded CARES Act Funding

Last Wednesday, Schuylkill County officials announced the distribution of the CARES Act money that was allocated to be shared in Schuylkill County.

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Monday, November 23, 2020

Pennsylvania to Suspend Alcohol Sales at Bars and Restaurants for Wednesday Evening and Early Thursday, Stay-At-Home Advisory Issued for All of Pennsylvania,

On Monday, Pennsylvania State officials announced that all liquor sales will be suspended at bars and restaurants on the night before Thanksgiving and issued a Stay-at-Home advisory for the entire state due to Coronavirus concerns.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

National Guard Assisting Ridgeview Healthcare near Shenandoah

This week, the National Guard began assisting the Ridgeview Healthcare Facility near Shenandoah.

Monday, November 16, 2020

Schuylkill Haven Turkey Hill Closed Temporarily After Employee Test Positive for COVID-19

The Turkey Hill, located at 366 West Columbia Street, Schuylkill Haven, will be closed for a few days after an employee tests positive for COVID-19.