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1HomePageMap small ne 0816Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine

Earlier this week, the Washington Area Network of New Automobile Dealers (WANADA) made a $50,000 donation to MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, to help support its work screening and treating patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Times are tough all around right now. Numerous industries are feeling the financial pinch brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic, and that’s especially true for automakers.

On a typical day, the Caliber Collision auto body shop in Salisbury, MD, is filled with cars waiting to be serviced and customers ready to pay.

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on March 26 announced a new state website for reporting personal protective equipment (PPE.)

With the economy on hold, family-owned dealerships feel the hurt.

As the nation confronts the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic, various members of the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) have stepped up to donate much-needed supplies to health, safety and rescue personnel.