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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 ...

Bridgewater Youth Fatally Struck by Train

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Bridgewater juvenile has been identified as the victim fatally struck by a NJ Transit train Monday at around 4:20 p.m. just west of the Bridgewater station, according to Lisa Torbic, of NJ Transit.

Torbic said the eastbound Raritan Valley Line train 5526, which left from Raritan at 4:16 p.m. and was scheduled to arrive at Newark Penn Station at 5:15 p.m. struck the juvenile ...

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 14 COVID-19 Update: No New Cases in Bedminster or Bernardsville

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,669 coronavirus cases on Thursday, an increase of 23 overnight.

There are 59 cases in Bernardsville and 35 in Bedminster. Neither community had any additional cases since Wednesday.

Statewide, there is a total of 142,704 cases, an increase of 1,144 overnight, with 9,946 deaths ...

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; ...

COVID-19 Update for May 11: Rate of New Cases Declining in Somerset County and in NJ

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,613 coronavirus cases in the county on Monday, an increase of 23 overnight.

There are 59 cases in Bernardsville--one more than on Sunday--and 35 in Bedminster--unchanged overnight.

A total of 330 deaths in Somerset County have been attributed to COVID-19. The number of new daily cases in the county has ...

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: ...

May 6 COVID-19 Update: Signs of Slowing Continue in Somerset County

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,387 coronavirus cases in the county on Wednesday, an increase of 23 overnight.

There are 58 cases in Bernardsville and 33 in Bedminster. That is an increase of one case since Tuesday in each community.

The pop-up COVID-19 testing site at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg will be open May 7.

May 5 COVID-19 Update: Rate of New Cases Slows in Somerset County

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health reported a total of 3,364 coronavirus cases in the county on Tuesday, an increase of 22 cases since Monday.

There are 57 cases in Bernardsville and 32 in Bedminster. Neither community had any new cases since Monday.

The overnight increase in Somerset County is a significantly lower one-day rise than any other day in weeks.

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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 ...

Outdoor Dining in NJ Can Return June 15, With Rules For Establishments to Expand Footprint

June 3, 2020

TRENTON, NJ — Garden State eateries continuing to hurt because of COVID-19 will get further relief June 15 when the state will begin allowing for in-person outdoor dining.

Gov. Phil Murphy, in announcing the executive order Wednesday, said he himself has a reservation for June 15 although he didn’t say where.

“I hope folks with some confidence feel they can get ...

Bedminster Farmers Market Returns Saturday, June 6 to River Road Park 

May 31, 2020

BEDMINSTER, NJ - The Bedminster Township Committee and the Bedminster Farmers Market Advisory Committee are excited to announce that the Bedminster Farmers Market is returning for its third season starting Saturday, June 6 at River Road Park.

The Bedminster Farmers Market will be held every Saturday, rain or shine, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Township’s River Road Park located at ...

Fellowship Senior Living CEO Message to the Greater Community

June 5, 2020

Dear Residents, Family Members, Team Members and My Fellow Americans,

At Fellowship Senior Living, we believe in bringing people together in mutual respect and unity… to foster long-term health, personal independence, spiritual growth, and fellowship. Our mission continues to be important, when all around us, in this moment and everywhere in the world, we can see the danger that a lack ...