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Appointments No Longer Necessary at Somerset County COVID-19 Clinics

May 5, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Following the successful pilot of appointment-free COVID-19 vaccination clinics at mobile sites and Rutgers Plaza in Franklin Township over the past two weeks, the Somerset County Department of Health has eliminated appointment requirements.

Residents will still have to register at the vaccination clinic for recordkeeping and to ensure they can demonstrate they ...

Victim Expecting to Buy Drugs Tells Cops He was Pistol-Whipped and Robbed

MONTGOMERY TOWNSHIP, NJ – A victim looking to buy drugs was instead pistol-whipped and robbed at gunpoint and reported the ripoff to police afterwards, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

Police have arrested George C. Battle 4th, 18, of Drewes Court, Lawrence in relation to the incident which occurred on Sunday, Jan. 17 in the area of ...

May 5 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 44 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,464 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 44 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 877,814 total cases since last year, an increase of 889 overnight. There are 23,067 COVID-19-related deaths ...

5 Vehicles Burglarized In Warren

WARREN, NJ — Five unlocked vehicles were burglarized on Sunday.

A Claire Drive resident reported around 7 a.m. that someone entered his unlocked car, used a garage door opener to access the garage, and a video recording showed three people were at the burglary, Warren police advised. Nothing appears to have been taken from the car or garage. 

And at 1:45 p.m., a ...

May 5 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 44 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,464 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 44 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 877,814 total cases since last year, an increase of 889 overnight. There are 23,067 COVID-19-related deaths ...

May 4 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 45 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,420 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 45 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 876,925 total cases since last year, an increase of 784 overnight. There are 23,033 COVID-19-related deaths in New ...

May 4 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 45 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,420 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 45 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 876,925 total cases since last year, an increase of 784 overnight. There are 23,033 COVID-19-related deaths in New ...

Somerset County Brewery Participates in "Shot and a Beer" COVID Promotion

TRENTON, NJ - Flounder Brewery in Hillsborough is one of a dozen microbreweries in the state performing a public service by offering a free beer to any adult 21 and over who receives a COVID-19 vaccination during the month of May.

Gov. Phil Murphy announced New Jersey's "Shot and a Beer" program Monday to encourage eligible residents 21 and over to get ...

Free Wellness Wednesday Sessions in May

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Department of Human Services has scheduled Wellness Wednesday sessions throughout May in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month. The free workshops, which start at 12 p.m., are held on Zoom. Pre-registration is requested.

Over the past year, the COVID pandemic and its accompanying economic crisis has increased the need for mental health ...

Somerset County Expands Appointment-Free COVID Vaccinations to Include Rutgers Plaza Drive-Thru Clinic

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Department of Health has opened up the Rutgers Plaza drive-thru clinic to any resident 18 years or older who arrives by car from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today through Friday, May 7. The clinic will be providing the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) one-shot vaccine, allowing residents to quickly become fully vaccinated to take advantage of the opening of our ...

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