Health & Wellness

July 23, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday reported a total of 4,577 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 22 cases overnight, with 476 deaths occurring since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 148 COVID-19 cases in that time, with ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Wednesday reported a total of 4,555 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 11 cases overnight, with 474 deaths since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 148 COVID-19 cases in that time, with ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy at his COVID-19 press conference Wednesday slammed U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, who is supporting a bill that does not include additional funding for states that are suffering serious economic hardships because of the coronavirus. “Because of this ...

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TRENTON, NJ – During his COVID press briefing on Tuesday, July 22, Gov. Phil Murphy took the time to clarify Monday’s Executive Order on the resumption of contact drills and practices for high-risk sports and activities. “All contact activities can only be conducted outside,” the governor ...

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TRENTON, NJ — As of today, travelers coming into the Garden State from 31 other states are advised to self-quarantine to slow the spread of COVID-19 with the pandemic intensifying across the country.  “It is critically important that all New Jerseyans remain committed to beating COVID-19 by ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Tuesday reported a total of 4,544 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 9 cases overnight, with 473 deaths since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 148 COVID-19 cases in that time, with 7 deaths. The ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Monday reported a total of 4,535 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 3 cases overnight, with 472 deaths since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 146 COVID-19 cases in that time, with 7 deaths. The ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Sunday reported a total of 4,532 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 15 cases overnight, with 471 deaths since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 146 COVID-19 cases in that time, with 7 deaths. The ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Air travelers will he be reminded to put their seats and table trays in the upright position, turn off their electronic devices - and as of Monday - fill out their electronic surveys. Despite the latest COVID-19 figures lending to some optimism, Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Saturday reported a total of 4,517 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 6 cases overnight, with 472 deaths since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 146 COVID-19 cases in that time, with 7 deaths. The ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday reported a total of 4,511 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 7cases overnight, with the death toll increasing to 473 victims since the pandemic began in March. Somerville has a total of 147 COVID-19 cases in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, has launched a “Pay It Forward” campaign to give back to the community for its support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hospital employees are encouraged to support the local restaurants who supported ...

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TRENTON, NJ-  Pediatric, as well as developmentally- and intellectually-disabled residents of long-term care facilities in New Jersey will soon be permitted to visit with their loved one's indoors.  Gov. Phil Murphy and State Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli said Wednesday during the state’s ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Wednesday reported a total of 4,504 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 15 cases overnight, with the death toll increasing to 472 victims. Somerville has a total of 146 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The State Health Commissioner has stern words for younger New Jersey residents who feel as if they are impervious to COVID-19. In fact, residents 18-29 make up the fastest growing COVID-19 group in the state, according to State Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli. She said ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Tuesday reported a total of 4,489 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 14 cases overnight, with the death toll remaining at 466 victims. Somerville has a total of 145 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Monday reported a total of 4,475 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 5 cases overnight, with the death toll remaining at 466 victims. Somerville has a total of 145 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy says he is "nervous" that spikes in COVID-19 hotspots such as Florida could trigger an uptick, if not a surge, of cases in New Jersey. For now, Murphy said he is relying on people arriving from the Sunshine State or any of the other 18 states on the travel advisory ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Sunday reported a total of 4,470 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 7 cases overnight, with the death toll remaining at 466 victims. Somerville has a total of 145 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Saturday reported a total of 4,463 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 27 cases overnight, with the death toll increasing by 3 to 466 victims. Somerville has a total of 145 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Friday reported a total of 4,436 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 39 cases overnight, with the death toll increasing to 463 victims. Somerville has a total of 143 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday reported a total of 4,397 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus with the death toll remaining at 458 victims. Somerville has a total of 143 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in March, with 7 deaths. The New ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Wednesday reported a total of 4,398 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 19 new cases overnight; with the death toll increasing to 458 victims. Somerville has a total of 143 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Face coverings are now required in outdoor public spaces when social distancing is not practicable, Gov. Phil Murphy announced via Twitter today before his COVID-19 press conference. The exceptions for individuals under two years old, people who are eating/drinking at an outdoor ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Tuesday reported a total of 4,379 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 15 ew cases overnight; with the death toll increasing to 455 victims. Somerville has a total of 143 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Determined to overcome the obstacles that grew from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Somerset Patriots on Tuesday announced plans for a late-season weekend series of baseball at TD Bank Ballpark that will feature the Patriots playing against the Bridgewater Blasters, with both teams' ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – It took Jonathan Holloway less than a week in his position as Rutgers president to make his first major move, announcing at a news conference that the university will be employing remote instruction for the vast majority of its students in the fall. Students pursuing ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Monday reported a total of 4,364 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 3 new cases overnight; with the death toll remaining at 451 victims. Somerville has a total of 143 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in ...

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TRENTON, NJ  — Newly-released COVID-19 figures that show New Jersey might be headed in the wrong direction could mean the state will be forced to remain in Stage 2 of its recovery plan longer than expected. Gov. Phil Murphy and Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli said Monday during the state’s ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy surprised restaurant owners last week by reversing his decision to allow indoor dining at 25 percent occupancy indefinitely - just four days before the doors were going to reopen.  Having spent money ordering food, retraining workers, and purchasing PPE (Personal ...

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