This is what it looks like in Philly following ‘stay-at-home’ orders, as coronavirus makes its way through the region

A member of the 103rd Engineer Battalion, Pennsylvania Army National Guard examines a cot in the gymnasium at the closed Glen Mills Schools on Saturday, March 28, 2020. National Guard members converted the building into a field hospital that can be used to make space for coronavirus patients elsewhere.
YONG KIM / Staff Photographer
A member of the 103rd Engineer Battalion, Pennsylvania Army National Guard examines a cot in the gymnasium at the closed Glen Mills Schools on Saturday, March 28, 2020. National Guard members converted the building into a field hospital that can be used to make space for coronavirus patients elsewhere.

A quiet fell upon the Philadelphia region Monday as Gov. Tom Wolf issued a “stay-at-home” order for several Pennsylvania counties.

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney made a similar order for the city on Sunday.

Since that time, more than half a million Pennsylvanians have filed new unemployment claims during the past week.

And New Jersey and Pennsylvania have seen exponential rises in cases of the coronavirus in past days, as health providers worry they won’t have enough equipment to help the most critically ill patients.

Here are images documenting the ongoing spread of the coronavirus and its impact on the region.

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