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May 28 COVID-19 Update: 17 New Cases in Somerset County

May 28, 2020

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday reported 3,977 cases of COVID-19 in the county, an increase of 17 overnight.

There were 245 cases in Bernards Township, an increase of three since Wednesday. There were 62 cases in Bernardsville, an increase of one, and 39 cases in Bedminster, the same number as Wednesday.

Statewide, there is a total of 157,815 ...

Somerset County Collects, Distributes Over 1 Million PPEs

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Somerset County Office of Emergency Management has distributed over 1 million articles of personal protective equipment (PPE) to long-term care facilities (81%), municipal OEMs (14%) and first responders, according to Somerset County Freeholder Brian G. Gallagher, public health and safety liaison.

The bulk of critically needed supplies was provided by the New ...

May 25 COVID-19 Update: Somerset County Reports Just 9 New Cases

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- Memorial Day statistics from the Somerset County Department of Health on Monday show 3,916 cases of COVID-19 in the county, an increase of just nine countywide overnight.

There were no new deaths reported overnight.

Neither Bernardsville nor Bedminster reported any new coronavirus cases on Monday. Bernardsville has had a total of 61 cases and Bedminster has had 38 cases ...

May 24 COVID-19 Update: 26 New Cases in Somerset County

BEDMINSTER, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health on Sunday reported 3,907 cases of COVID-19 in the county, an increase of 26 over the previous day.

There was one new case in Bernardsville, which has had 61 total cases, and no new cases in Bedminster, which has had 38 total cases.

Statewide, there is a total of 154,154 cases, an increase of 1,050 overnight, with 11,133 deaths ...

May 23 COVID-19 Update: 17 New Cases in Somerset County

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Saturday reported 3,881 cases of COVID-19, an increase of 17 since Friday/\.

Statewide, there is a total of 153,104 cases, an increase of 385 overnight, with 11,081 deaths reported, an increase of 96 since Friday, according to the State Department of Health.

Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 38; ...

May 16 COVID-19 Update: One New Case in Bernardsville

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,717 coronavirus cases on Saturday, an increase of 35 overnight.

There were 60 cases in Bernardsville, with one new case reported overnight, and 35 cases in Bedminster, which was the same total in that township as on Friday.

Statewide, there have been 145,089 cases, an increase of 1,184 overnight, with 10,249 ...

COVID-19 Update for May 15: Virus Spreading at Lowest Rate in Seven Weeks in Somerset County

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,682 coronavirus cases on Thursday, an increase of 13 overnight.

The addition of 13 cases across the county is the smallest one-day increase in Somerset County since March 21, when testing was not nearly as widely available as it is currently.

There are 59 confirmed coronavirus cases in Bernardsville and 35 ...

May 12 COVID-19 Update: Number of New Cases in Somerset County Eases

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,629 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, an increase of 16 overnight.

There are 59 cases in Bernardsvlle and 35 cases in Bedminster on Tuesday -- both numbers unchanged in the last 24 hours.

Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 35; Bernardsville, 59; Bernards Township, 218; ...

May 10 COVID-19 Update: One New Case in Bedminster; NJ Rate of Increase Lowest Since March

BEDMINSTER, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,590 coronavirus cases, an increase of 51 overnight.

There are 35 cases in Bedminster, an increase of one overnight.

Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 35; Bernardsville, 58; Bernards Township, 220; Branchburg, 73; Bridgewater, 421; Bound Brook, 277: Far Hills, 3; ...

May 7 COVID-19 Update: Local Numbers Stable, State Trend of New Cases Going Down

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,438 coronavirus cases in the county on Thursday, an increase of 49 overnight.

There are 59 cases in Bernardsville and 33 in Bedminster. That is an increase of one case in Bernardsville since Wednesday, and the same number as Wednesday in Bedminster.

Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: ...

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Fellowship Senior Living Creates Healthcare Heroes Program

May 21, 2020

BASKING RIDGE, NJ – Fellowship Senior Living located in Basking Ridge is a nonprofit Life Plan Community (also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community) serving seniors on our campus, Fellowship Village, as well as through our home and community based services.

The current health crisis has impacted Fellowship Senior Living in many ways. From cancelled events and social ...

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Atlantic Health System Leads Phase 1 Study on CPI-613® (Devimistat), First-in-Class Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer to be Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2020

Atlantic Health System Cancer Care’s Angela Alistar, MD, medical director of GI medical oncology at Morristown Medical Center and medical director of the Phase 1 Breakthrough Treatment Center, is lead author of a phase 1 study of CPI-613® (devimistat), a unique first-in-class treatment for locally advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer, in combination with two chemotherapy drugs. Dr.

Somerset County Collects, Distributes Over 1 Million PPEs

May 27, 2020

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Somerset County Office of Emergency Management has distributed over 1 million articles of personal protective equipment (PPE) to long-term care facilities (81%), municipal OEMs (14%) and first responders, according to Somerset County Freeholder Brian G. Gallagher, public health and safety liaison.

The bulk of critically needed supplies was provided by the New ...

Correcting a Tax Return Will Soon Be Easier

May 28, 2020

The Internal Revenue Service  announced today that later this summer taxpayers will for the first time be able to file their Form 1040-X, Amended U.S Individual Income Tax Return, electronically using available tax software products.

Making the 1040-X an electronically filed form has been a goal of the IRS for a number of years. It’s also been an ongoing request from the ...

How We Return to High School Sports in New Jersey

May 22, 2020

Dear Editor:

In my decades as an educator and school administrator, I’m hard pressed to find a situation as challenging as what we face related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The last few months have been painful on many levels, from the heartbreaking loss of life to the millions who have suffered emotional and economic loss. It’s been a harrowing time for everyone.

For our students, ...