Coronavirus News

May 17, 2021

TRENTON, NJ—For the 15th consecutive time, Gov. Phil Murphy has extended New Jersey’s public health emergency for another month, but acknowledges that it may be the last time the executive order is needed. As state coronavirus metrics continue to trend in the right direction, Murphy said his ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 21 new COVID-19 cases since Thursday, bringing the total to 8,813, as of Sunday. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting six new COVID-19 cases as of Thursday, bringing the total to 8,792. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting four new COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday, bringing the total to 8,786. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Pfizer vaccine opened to children 12 – 15 in New Jersey Wednesday night, state health officials said. The state Health Department in a statement said that following federal authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children in that age range, it is allowing the vaccine to be ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 13 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, bringing the total to 8,782. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - On May 7, Gov. Phi Murphy and State Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli visited the Hunterdon County drive through COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Rt. 12 County Complex in Raritan Township. Hunterdon County Director Susan J. Soloway greeted Murphy and Persichilli, and, ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Touting the benefits of vaccination in curbing the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Phil Murphy at his press briefing today said that he anticipates that the CDC and the FDA will give the green light to Pfizer’s emergency use authorization application to vaccinate adolescents between the ages ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported eight new COVID-19 cases as of Monday, bringing the total to 8,769. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 252 ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported 20 new COVID-19 cases since Thursday, bringing the total to 8,761, as of Sunday. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported 25 new COVID-19 cases as of Thursday, bringing the total to 8,741. The county is reporting one new fatality, bringing the total to 120, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 252 cases, ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported 12 new COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday, bringing the total to 8,716. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 119, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 252 ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported 21 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, bringing the total to 8,704. The county is reporting one new fatality, bringing the total to 119, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 252 cases, ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported 22 new COVID-19 cases as of Monday, bringing the total to 8,683. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 118, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 252 ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- With COVID-19 numbers trending decisively in the right direction and New Jersey progressing toward its adult-age vaccination goals, Gov. Murphy on Monday announced an additional easing of restrictions, including a removal of all percentage capacity limits for indoor and outdoor ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported 18 new COVID-19 cases since Thursday, bringing the total to 8,661, as of Sunday. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 118, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria ...

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NEW JERSEY - Governor Murphy announced that New Jersey is launcing a "Shot and a Beer" program, encouraging eligible residents, ages 21 and over to get vaccinated. Any New Jerseyan who gets their first vaccine dose in the month of May and takes their vaccination card to a participating brewery ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 17 new COVID-19 cases as of Thursday, bringing the total to 8,643. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 118, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 24 new COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday, bringing the total to 8,626. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 118, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Beginning today, walk-in vaccinations are open to all New Jerseyans age 16+ at all six vaccine mega-sites during select times, according to Gov. Phil Murphy, who announced the news in a tweet on Thursday, April 29. Walk-up vaccinations are now available at the Middlesex County ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 12 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, bringing the total to 8,614. The county is reporting one new fatality, bringing the total to 118, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 243 ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy at his COVID press briefing Wednesday announced that he would sign an Executive Order allowing for summer camps – both day camps and sleep away camps – to open for the upcoming season. The governor says that he is pleased with the way COVID numbers are trending ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revised its masking guidance for fully vaccinated Americans on Tuesday, April 27. The new public health recommendations outlined instances in which fully vaccinated individuals can forgo wearing a mask. This guidance applies to COVID-19 vaccines ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 15 new COVID-19 cases as of Monday, bringing the total to 8,602. The county is reporting one new fatality, bringing the total to 118, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – 243 ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 52 new COVID-19 cases since Friday, bringing the total to 8,587, as of Sunday. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 117, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy said at his COVID press briefing Monday afternoon that effective May 10, indoor room capacities for private catered events -- including weddings and school proms, political events, funerals, memorial services, and performances -- will increase to 50% with a maximum ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 17 new COVID-19 cases, as of Thursday, bringing the total to 8,535. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 117, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - On April 20, the Board of County Commissioners met in-person at the Historic Hunterdon County Courthouse, with all physical distancing and mask-wearing protocols in place and mandated. But the board’s prior April 6 meeting was decided to be an all-teleconference meeting ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 28 new COVID-19 cases, as of Wednesday, bringing the total to 8,518. The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 117, between the ages of 31 and 102. The breakdown of towns is as follows: Alexandria Township – ...

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