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Health & Wellness

January 16, 2022

Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics from the Somerset County Department of Health will be posted Tuesday. All other statistics included in this report - state, national and worldwide - are current as of Monday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health ...

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  Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics from the Somerset County Department of Health will be posted Monday. All other statistics included in this report - state, national and worldwide - are current as of Saturday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 743 new cases of COVID-19 overnight, bringing the county's total to 49,309 cases since the first cases were reported in March, 2020; there have been 793 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- New Jersey’s anti-bullying statute, already among the nation’s most stringent, will be strengthened even further thanks to a new law signed by Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday, Jan. 11. Inspired by Mallory Rose Grossman, a 12-year-old Rockaway student who committed suicide in 2017, the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 556 new cases of COVID-19 overnigiht, bringing the county's total to 48.566 cases since the first cases were reported in March, 2020; there have been 793 deaths since March 8, 2020. The SCDOH reported 656 new cases on ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Kevin Stowe, a 16-year-old from Somerville and a student at Immaculata High School, was honored by Rutgers Athletics and RWJBarnabas Health as the Shining Knight of the game at the men’s basketball game against Michigan last week - won by Rutgers - at Jersey Mike’s ...

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NEW JERSEY — New Jersey may now have another tool in its belt to help fight COVID-19.  Two new antiviral pills have been delivered to pharmacies in more 30 states across the country including more than 50 New Jersey Walgreens locations.  Federal officials say both drugs have proven successful ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 948 new cases of COVID-19 between over a two-day period, Jan. 11 & 12, bringing the county's total to 48.010 cases since the first cases were reported in March, 2020; there have been 793 deaths since March 8, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - American Legion Post #12 will host a COVID-19 testing clinic from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 12, an opportunity that grew out of the post commander's inability to find a personal test kit during Christmas. The Post is located at 232 Union Ave. (Route ...

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Editor's Note: The most recent update of local COVID-19 statistics was posted by the Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday, Jan. 6. All other statistics in this report - state, national, international - are from Monday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center is now a member of RWJBarnabas Health, the largest academic health system in the state of New Jersey.  “We are excited to officially be part of RWJBarnabas Health,” said Gary S. Horan, president and CEO of Trinitas Regional Medical Center. “Our ...

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Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics will be posted by the Somerset County Department of Health Monday. All other statistics in this report - state, national, international - are from Sunday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported ...

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Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics will be posted by the Somerset County Department of Health Monday. All other statistics in this report - state, national, international - are from Saturday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported ...

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Editor's Note: The Somerset County Department of Health did not update local COVID-19 statistics on Friday; local statistics in this report are from Thursday. All other statistics - state, national, international - are from Friday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey National Guard is being deployed to help with staffing shortages due to COVID-19 at long-term care facilities throughout the state.  Approximately 150 soldiers and airmen will be sent to more than a dozen struggling facilities. “Time and time again, the New Jersey ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 43,005 new cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 886 overnight. There have been 792 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The borough's Department of Public Works is preparing for the first snow storm of 2022, expected to bring between 2-5 inches of snow to central New Jersey early Friday morning. The Borough issued the following advisory: When it snows, it’s important to immediately remove all ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 42,119 new cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 907 overnight. There have been 791 deaths since March 8, 2020. Meanwhile, the State Department of Health reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 41,212 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 814 overnight. There have been 791 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 40,398 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 2,996 since Thursday, Dec. 30. There have been 789 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - It's a boy! Antonio Delgado, weighing in at 7 pounds 8 ounces, was born at 1:51 p.m. New Year's Day at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset, the first baby of 2022 to be delivered at the Somerville hospital. The infant was born five days in advance of his due ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 40,398 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 2,996 since Thursday, Dec. 30. There have been 789 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Medical Center welcomed the first baby of the new year. Baby Mia was born at 12:21am on Jan. 1. She weighed in at 4 pounds,10 ounces. Baby Mia and her parents are doing well and resting comfortably. A baby boy was the first baby born at Overlook Hospital for 2022.

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Editor's Note: The next update of COVID-19 statistics from the Somerset County Department of Health will be posted Monday. All other statistics in this report - state, nationa land international - are current as of Friday, Dec. 31. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 37,402 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 1,004 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020. Somerset County recorded 1,027 new cases on ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 36,398 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 1,017 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 35,371 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 349 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020.  The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported ...

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 35,022 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 254 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020. Between Dec. 17 - the last time statistics were updated by ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The State Department of Health reported 8,831 new COVID-19 cases Monday, with 9 more deaths.  The number is roughly half of the 16,626 new cases reported on Christmas Day, which is a pandemic high. Day New Positive NJ Cases Monday, December ...

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Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics from the Somerset County Department of Health will be posted on Dec. 27. Somerset County statistics in this story are from Friday, Dec. 17. All other statistics included in this report - state, national and global - are current as of ...

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