Other NJ News

May 2, 2020

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy used his Saturday press briefing to urge New Jersey residents to limit “knucklehead behavior” so that the state can continue on a road to recovery following the extended battle against COVID-19. The plea came the same day state and county parks were reopened ...

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TRENTON, NJ- On the same day that Governor Phil Murphy announced that New Jersey has surpassed 100,000 cases of COVID-19, he stressed, as he has in previous briefings, that the “curve is still flat.” Several key statistics are also moving in the right direction, New Jersey Commissioner of Health ...

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TRENTON, NJ  –  The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) has announced a series of steps taken, including the addition of new agency personnel, a boost to phone capacity, and upgrades to computer technology to process claims faster and answer customers' questions ...

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TRENTON, NJ - While offering indications that the curve is being flattened in New Jersey’s fight against COVID-19, Governor Phil Murphy announced his signing of a new Executive Order to further combat the public health crisis. The Order, he said at a Saturday press briefing, will require New ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Hundreds of COVID-19 positive patients are leaving hospitals every day and the pace of new positive cases across the state is slowing, Governor Phil Murphy said at his daily press briefing Saturday. Both of these statistics, he declared, are early signs that “we are beginning to ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Using charts reflecting the impact of social distancing in slowing the spread of COVID-19, Governor Phil Murphy continued to vociferously urge New Jerseyans to follow his Executive Orders Monday. Garden staters "have always lived our lives punching above our weight," Murphy said, ...

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TRENTON, NJ  – In an effort to ramp up New Jersey’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, coronavirus, Governor Phil Murphy declared a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency, effective immediately, on Monday. The declaration, Murphy said in a statement, allows state agencies and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  — Residents and visitors can help fund services to the homeless and those in need through the city's new Make It Count meter donation program. The direct transaction-based donation service utilizes specially designated parking style meters to accept monetary donations in the ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Assemblyman Benjie Wimberly has called for the resignation of Toms River School Board member Dan Leonard following widespread reporting on the Army vet's social media posts that have been described as anti-Muslim. Wimberly, a career educator, coach and elected official, said that ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - A Board of Education member in the Ocean County town of Toms River is refusing to resign after several of his social media posts were denouced “anti-muslim.” On April 12 Daniel Patrick Leonard shared a Facebook post about Congresswoman Ilhan Abdullahi Omar and added a comment ...

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