PISCATAWAY, NJ — Middlesex County health officials did not report any new positive coronavirus cases in Piscataway over the last 24-hour period. This is the second day in a row that the COVID-19 numbers have not changed. 

The total remains at 839 residents who have tested positive and the death toll remains at 34 for the township.

There are 16,385 positive cases in Middlesex County and 1074 deaths, according to covid19.nj.gov.

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New Jersey has recorded a total of 166,605 positive cases of COVID-19 since the first hospitalization 102 days ago, and 12,589 deaths, an increase of 100 overnight, according to Saturday's update from the State Department of Health.

Residents are reminded to remain vigilant in following the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control, the State of New Jersey, and public health officials when it comes to social distancing, hand washing, covering coughs and sneezes, and disinfecting common areas. These are the best ways to reduce the rapid spread of the virus. 

For questions regarding COVID-19, call the NJ State Health Call Center at 1-800-222-1222. This information is available in several languages. 

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