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Amid spiking cases, Pa. to waive liquor license fees; 9 SEPTA workers have now died from virus

Pennsylvania reported more than 2,000 new daily cases on Thursday, the highest one-day total since the start of the pandemic, caused in part by delayed test results.

N.J. Gov. Murphy to quarantine after COVID-19 exposure; CDC redefines close contact to add brief encounters

And, Pennsylvania is averaging the most new cases a day since the middle of April as a resurgence of the virus across the commonwealth shows no signs of slowing.

Coronavirus case numbers keep trending upward; Gov. Phil Murphy in quarantine after staffers infected

Sources say a deputy chief of staff tested positive. Pennsylvania is averaging close to 1,500 new cases a day.

Jeff Van Drew has been winning elections for decades. Can he do it as a Republican?

Van Drew has been a fixture of South Jersey politics for decades. But now he's trying to do something he’s never done before: win an election as a Republican.

Biden plans Philly town hall to replace virtual debate; Pa. and N.J. reporting highest case numbers in months; 8 SEPTA workers have now died of COVID-19

Infections across the United States are also on the rise, with the biggest spikes occurring in the Midwest. Thirteen states are reporting test positivity rates above 10%.

Thursday’s new COVID-19 case numbers rise even higher, prompting warnings from Pa. and N.J. officials

In lieu of the second presidential debate, Democratic nominee Joe Biden will appear at a moderated town hall in Philadelphia on Oct. 15; President Trump, who has COVID-19, refused to debate virtually.

Amy Kennedy is leading Jeff Van Drew in a closely watched South Jersey congressional race, poll says

Almost half of independent voters surveyed said they didn't approve of Van Drew's decision to switch parties and become a Republican.

Toomey announces he won’t run for reelection or for Pennsylvania governor

Toomey, a senator since 2011 and the most prominent Pennsylvania Republican in elected office, was widely expected to run for governor and to be the GOP favorite for that position.

Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis doesn’t change things for Republicans in Pa.

“I guess he could die or something," one Trump supporter said of what it would take to separate him from the president. "I wouldn’t vote for him then.”

Kellyanne Conway tests positive for coronavirus; Trump given experimental treatment; West Chester declares state of emergency as cases in young people surge

President Trump has suspended all campaign activities. Meanwhile, upswings in daily case counts continue in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.