Coronavirus News

June 14, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - For the first time in more than a year, the Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported no new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight. The total number of cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020 is 23,776. There has been a total of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,776 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 1 new case and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 890,104 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,768 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 8 new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 889,799 total cases since last year, an increase ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,760 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 5 new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 889,622 total cases since last year, an ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- New Jersey is offering another incentive for unvaccinated people to get their shots. As part of “Operation Jersey Summer,” through July 4, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will offer a State Parks Vax Pass – allowing free access to state parks, including Island ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,755 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of eight new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 889,408 total cases since last year, an ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Governor Murphy shared on Monday that “School officials are empowered to relax masking among students and staff in their buildings given extreme weather conditions.”  In light of this announcement and due to the anticipated high temperatures Tuesday, June 8, North ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,745 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight. an increase of two and a total of 736 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 889,107 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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NEW BRUSWICK, NJ — As vaccination rates increase and prospects of normal life return more than a year into the coronavirus pandemic, New Jerseyans differ on various aspects of this “new normal” and how comfortable they feel, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Almost all New Jerseyans ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,741 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight and a total of 736 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 888,747 total cases since last year, an increase of 240 overnight, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — While 73% of New Jerseyans say they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and another 10% say they will likely get a shot, there are still 16% who remain unwilling to take the vaccine, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. The large number of Garden ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,741 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight an increase of 2, and a total of 735 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 888,288 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,732 cases of the COVID-19 virus, with just one new case reported in Manville overnight and a total of 734 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 887,834 total cases since last ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,732 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 2 overnight and a total of 734 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 887,699 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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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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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,728 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 9 overnight and a total of 734 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 887,306 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,719 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 4 overnight and a total of 732 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 887,902 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,715 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 4 overnight and a total of 732 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 886,902 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County is using its new allocation of the approved Pfizer vaccine to help parents and school districts prepare for fully in-person school in the fall. The clinics will all be closed clinics with registration coordinated through each school district. The initial schools are ...

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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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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,668 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 885,291 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,652 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 884,689 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,636 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 2 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 884,221 total cases since last year, ...

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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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WARREN, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health will hold a VOLUNTARY vaccination clinic for eligible Watchung Hills Regional High School students whose parents want their eligible children to receive the Pfizer vaccine.  As you know, the Pfizer vaccine is a two-dose series. The first dose ...

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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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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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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,610 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 729 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 882,750 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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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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