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Coronavirus News

March 6, 2022

HACKENSACK, NJ - As COVID-19 cases decrease and Governor Murphy’s in-school mask mandate is being lifted, Superintendent of Schools Robert Sanchez has announced all Hackensack Public Schools will be mask optional for students and staff starting March 7.  “After consulting with our local health ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Hackensack Meridian Hackensack University Medical Center’s Heart and Vascular Hospital is enrolling patients in a study to treat Long COVID-19 Syndrome. Patients with shortness of breath, fatigue and rapid beating of the heart, also known as tachycardia, will be treated with a ...

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TRENTON, NJ - During Wednesday's COVID briefing, Governor Murphy announced that the state COVID briefings will end in March. "Our next and final briefing will be on Friday, March 4th – the 2nd anniversary of our first recorded case of COVID-19", said Murphy. "As we move into our new normal and ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - In an effort to help Hackensack residents receive COVID-19 vaccinations, the Hackensack Health Department will be hosting Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations every Tuesday, beginning February 22.  The vaccine will be open to anyone ages 5 and up for 1st dose, 2nd dose, 3rd does and ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - In an effort to help residents receive their booster doses, the Hackensack Health Department will be hosting a Moderna booster dose clinic on Friday, February 18.  The clinic will be open from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Civic Center, 215 State Street. Appointments are ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Superintendent of Schools Robert Sanchez has announced that the district’s COVID-19 guidelines will not be updated at this time for asymptomatic and mild virus cases.  “We have been working collaboratively with our health department and decided that we are not reducing our ...

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NEW JERSEY — The state confirmed another pandemic-high of new COVID-19 cases on Friday.  The State Department of Health says 33,459 new cases were reported - the tenth-straight day over 20,000.  In addition, 63 additional deaths were confirmed.  5,621 people are in New Jersey hospital with ...

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NEW JERSEY — The State Department of Health is reporting 29,740 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, another new pandemic record.  It's the fourth consecutive day the state has seen more than 20,000 new cases. Saturday, January 1, 2022 29,740 New Cases Friday, December 31, ...

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NEW JERSEY — The State Department of Health has confirmed 27,975 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, another new pandemic record.  Yesterday, the state added 20.483 new cases, a record high at the time.  On Wednesday, the state announced 34 additional COVID-19 deaths. The State and Centers for ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - The City of Hackensack has announced that Johnson Public Library will be offering virtual services for the rest of the week following COVID-19 exposure.  The library will be offering virtual service by phone and email from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  Bergen County has been reporting ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Due to the rising COVID-19 cases in the City, all Recreation Department and Hackensack Performing Arts Center events have been canceled until at least January 18.   Bergen County has been reporting approximately 1,000 new cases each day for several days. Yesterday, New Jersey ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy and Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli announced the State Department of Health has confirmed a case of the Omicron variant in a traveler to the state.  The person has been identified by the state as an adult female, who is a fully-vaccinated resident from ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Another variant of the Conrona-19 virus called the Omicron variant was detected in people in South Africa and others who had recently traveled from the country. Although,” The U.S. hasn't detected any cases of the new variant yet,” Anthony Fauci, MD, director of the National ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Hackensack Public Schools will be hosting a free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for children ages five and older to receive their first dose of the Pfizer vaccine.  The clinic will be taking place on November 23 at Jackson Avenue Elementary School and November 30 at Fairmount ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - The City of Hackensack’s Health Department will be hosting a COVID-19 Booster Clinic for those who received the Moderna vaccine on December 8.  The booster clinic will be held at the Civic Center, located at 215 State Street, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  At this time, booster ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - With the recent announcements of booster shots being recommended for eligible adults and vaccines now available to children ages 5 to 11, the City of Hackensack is making sure all residents have access to the COVID-19 vaccines.  The city will be offering residents COVID-19 ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Friday afternoon. There were 1,661 new PCR cases reported and 484 antigen tests, with 19 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,014,968 positive PCR cases, 153,344 positive antigen ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Thursday afternoon. There were 1,730 new PCR cases reported and 464 antigen tests, with 15 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,013,445 positive PCR cases, 152,998 positive antigen ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state during his Wednesday afternoon new conference. There were 1,512 new PCR cases reported and 451 antigen tests, with 20 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,011,758 positive PCR cases, ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state Tuesday afternoon. There were 1,255 new PCR cases reported and 508 antigen tests, with 37 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,010,262 positive PCR cases, 152,264 positive antigen ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state during his Monday afternoon news conference. There were 1,111 new PCR cases reported and 219 antigen tests, with 9 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,009,054 positive PCR cases, ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around New Jersey on Thursday afternoon. There were 1,642 new PCR cases reported and 422 antigen tests, with 16 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,005,006 positive PCR cases, 151,237 positive antigen cases, and ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around New Jersey on Thursday afternoon. There were 2015 new PCR cases reported and 451 antigen tests, with 28 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,003,612 positive PCR cases, 150,958 positive antigen cases, and ...

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TRENTON, NJ -It was the second straight day that a threshold in the number of positive COVID cases was passed, as New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state during his Wednesday afternoon press conference.  A day after New Jersey recorded its one ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Tuesday afternoon. There were 1857 new PCR cases reported and 465 antigen tests, with 37 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 1,000,067 positive PCR cases, 150,179 positive antigen ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state during his Monday afternoon press conference. There were 1315 new PCR cases reported and 224 antigen tests, with 9 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 998,454 positive PCR cases, ...

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