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Coronavirus News

October 16, 2021

TRENTON — New Jersey’s law enforcement leaders gathered Wednesday at the Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex in Trenton to unveil the state’s first permanent memorial honoring police officers and other law enforcement professionals who died during the COVID-19 pandemic. The memorial honors the ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Board President Mary Misiukiewicz opened the Sep. 20 special Board of Education (BOE) meeting by going over the district protocols based on the “Road Forward” guidance. Superintendent David Miceli had explained those protocols at the board’s August meeting. However, at that ...

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We have 1 new positive case (1 child) reported to us today. 5 cases have thankfully been reported to us as recovered. New Providence currently has a total of 18 reported active Covid19 cases in our community (all nonLTC): - 1 New Reported Case:       - 1 Child - 5 New Reported Recovered ...

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We have 3 new positive cases (1 adult. 2 children). 2 cases have been reported as recovered. New Providence currently has a total of 32 reported active Covid19 cases in our community (all nonLTC): - 3 New Reported Cases:       - 1 Adult Case       - 2 Child Cases - 2 New Reported ...

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We have 4 new positive cases to report today (3 adults nonLTC and 1 child). 4 cases have thankfully recovered. New Providence currently has a total of 15 active Covid19 cases in our community (all nonLTC): - 4 New Cases:       - 3 Adult Cases       - 1 Child Case - 4 Recovered  - 15 ...

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We have 4 new positive cases to report today (3 adult nonLTC cases, and 1 child case). New Providence currently has a total of 18 active Covid19 cases in our community (16 nonLTC and 2 LTC). - 4 New Cases:        - 3 Adult Cases       - 1 Child Case - 0 Newly Recovered - 18 Total ...

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We have 5 new positive cases to report today (3 adult nonLTC cases, 1 adult LTC case, and 1 child case). We thankfully have 6 newly recovered. New Providence currently has a total of 14 active Covid19 cases in our community (12 nonLTC and 2 LTC). - 5 New Cases:        - 3 Adult Cases       ...

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TRENTON, NJ — All teachers and school personnel in New Jersey will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 18 or be regularly tested, Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday.  Under Murphy's Executive Order, all pre-school through grade-12 school personnel will be ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- While the news of the "Delta" variant has been a noted concern in New Jersey, the news in Chatham continues to be very good when it comes to the virus. Chatham Township Mayor Stacey Ewald reported that the health department statistics show that 88% of adults 18 and over in Chatham ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Two different events were happening simultaneously, flooding the narrow streets around East Brunswick's Memorial Elementary School. One was a rally by about 150 'anti-maskers' who were there to protest the soon-to-be-announced statewide requirement for students to be masked ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union County's Mobile COVID-19 vaccine vehicle brought Pfizer and J&J vaccines to a pop-up clinic set at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on Tuesday, Aug. 3. Several dozen unvaccinated residents came to the site to their first dose. The mobile unit will return in three ...

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New Providence has four new cases to report as of Monday, August 2. The new cases are all adult non-LTC cases. New Providence currently has a total of 16 active COVID-19 cases in our community.  New Providence has had a total of 588 positive COVID-19 cases since October 1st:  • October - 12 ...

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Vaccinations or Regular Testing Will be Required to Curb the Risk of COVID-19 TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that all workers in certain state and private health care facilities, and high-risk congregate settings will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that 10,505,407 doses of COVID-19 vaccines (Pfizer, Moderna and J&J) have been administered in New Jersey as of Aug. 2. This means that 5,309,373 individuals who live, work, or study in New Jersey are now fully vaccinated. However, with the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Following the recent upsurge in the Delta variant of COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on July 27 updated its guidance for people who have been fully vaccinated. The CDC said that while individuals can resume activities that they did prior to the pandemic to reduce the ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Belmar resident John Walsh is the winner of New Jersey’s “Your Voice, Your Shot” video contest, which is part of the state’s public health campaign encouraging residents to get the coronavirus vaccine. Walsh’s “Jersey Summer” video was selected as the public’s favorite during ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his regular COVID press briefing on Monday, July 19, that over 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in New Jersey and that more than 5 million individuals who live, work, or study in the state are now fully vaccinated. Among ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Office employees will be allowed to return to work without the need to wear masks or social distance, as long as they have proof of being vaccinated against the coronavirus, under Gov. Phil Murphy’s latest executive order. The order, which takes effect on June 4, also lifts minimum ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy has lifted indoor mask mandates for vaccinated individuals ahead of Memorial Day weekend.  Effective May 28, New Jersey will lift the requirement for maintaining six feet of social distancing in indoor and outdoor settings and will lift the prohibitions on dance ...

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NEW JERSEY - Reports have been circulating that Governor Phil Murphy will be announcing the lift of indoor mask mandates for vaccinated individuals ahead of Memorial Day weekend.  The governor is expected to follow the updated guidelines set in place by the CDC for those who have been fully ...

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We had ZERO new cases in the community for Thursday: - 0 New cases - 0 Recovered We currently have 4 total active reported cases in our community as of Thursday. New Providence has had a total of 576 positive COVID-19 cases since October 1st: * October – 12 Cases * November- 99 ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- New Jersey is now offering more incentives for unvaccinated people to get their shots, including free wine, free access to state beaches, and a chance to dine with the governor and first lady of the state. During his press briefing held at Island Beach State Park, Gov. Phil Murphy ...

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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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TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey utility customers struggling to pay bills during the COVID-19 pandemic benefited from a temporary statewide law preventing essential utilities from being disconnected. But that moratorium on utility shutoffs ends June 30 when an executive order called by New Jersey Gov.

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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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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - There will be a Community Covid Memorial tonight, May 12 at New Providence Presbyterian Church parking lot at 7 p.m. The event honors "our lost, affected and our First Responders," said Mayor Al Morgan.Please wear a mask and maintain social distance.  "Please continue to ...

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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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NEWARK, NJ - NJ TRANSIT has announced a new partnership in a statement on May 4 to help get more New Jersey residents vaccinated. The partnership called VAXRide should help approximately 11,000 residents get free rides to both public and private vaccination destinations.  Novartis, a NJ based ...

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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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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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