Ellie Silverman covers breaking news and general assignment stories in the Philadelphia region.

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Do you still think COVID-19 is just like the flu? | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

Coronavirus vaccine study gets started in Philly | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

Coronavirus canceled their weddings, but couldn't stop their love and marriages

“If Uncle Terry is OK with it,” Howe recalled saying, “we will just get hitched tonight.”

Yes, wear a mask outside, officials say | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

Coronavirus parties for herd immunity are a bad idea | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

All of Pennsylvania is now ordered to stay at home | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

Should you wear a mask? | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

Pa.'s new shutdown timeline: Indefinite | Coronavirus Newsletter

Nightly coronavirus updates from The Philadelphia Inquirer

With coronavirus cases rising, and testing availability limited, some are resorting to ‘test hopping’

“I feel so bad that other people have gotten it from me,” said Michael Campbell, 61, of Glenside.