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May 20 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 128 New Cases Overnight

May 20, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 61,083 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus since March, 2020, an increase of 128 overnight and 855 COVID-19 deaths.

Somerville had an increase of 4 new cases overnight, bringing its total to 2,291 COVID-19 cases since March 2020, with 20 COVID-19 related ...

Somerset County Hosts Exhibit of Ukrainian Art & History in Somerville

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Board of County Commissioners invites residents to view two exhibits on loan from the permanent collection of the Ukrainian History and Education Center on display through June 9 in the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Gallery, located in the county Administration Building, 20 Grove St.

The exhibit in the lobby, “Ukraine 1933: A ...

May 19 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 270 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 60,995 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus since March, 2020, an increase of 270 overnight and 855 COVID-19 deaths.

Somerville had an increase of 5 new cases overnight, bringing its total to 2,287 COVID-19 cases since March 2020, with ...

May 18 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 210 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 60,682 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus since March, 2020, an increase of 210 overnight and 855 COVID-19 deaths.

Somerville had an increase of 6 new cases overnight, bringing its total to 2,282 COVID-19 cases since March 2020, with ...

Somerset County Office on Aging Celebrates Older Americans Month

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County-operated senior wellness centers, managed by the Office on Aging & Disability Services, are celebrating Older Americans Month in May.

This year’s theme is “Age My Way,” which reflects the idea that older Americans can “age in place” and remain independent through planning, participation, ...

Help Feed Somerset County Families in Need

SOMERVILLE, NJ – More than 3,000 food-insecure families reside in Somerset County, according to the New Jersey Department of Health. Food-insecure is defined as not having consistent access to enough food to feed every person in their household.

Residents can help their neighbors-in-need by donating to “Buy One, Bring One” (BOBO) Fridays every third Friday of the ...

May 17 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 170 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 60,372 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus since March, 2020, an increase of 170 overnight and 855 COVID-19 deaths.

Somerville had an increase of 3 new cases over the weekend, bringing its total to 2,276 COVID-19 cases since March 2020, with ...

Applications Due May 20 for Somerset County Youth Employment Program

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Greater Raritan Workforce Development Board (GRWDB) is sponsoring a summer employment program for youth in Somerset and Hunterdon counties.

There are 60 work experience/internships available in both counties. Youth applications are due by May 20.

This year's program will run from June 6 to Oct. 14. Youth participants must be 6 to 24, live in ...

May 16 COVID-19 Update: 2 Million Infected in NJ since March, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The total number of COVID-19 infections in New Jersey surpassed the 2 million mark over the weekend, with the NJDOH reporting 2,000,120 cases since March, 2020 when the first cases were recorded.

New cases of COVID-19 surged dramatically this past week in Somerset County and New Jersey, with 332 new cases reported over the weekend in Somerset County. 

In New ...

May 13 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 354 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - New cases of COVID-19 surged dramatically this week in Somerset County and New Jersey, with 354 new cases reported overnight in Somerset County, and 5,309 new cases reported in New Jersey.

Somerset County reported 138 new cases on Tuesday; 124 on Wednesday and 193 on Thursday.

In New Jersey, there were 3,083 new cases reported Tuesday; 3,384 Wednesday, and 4,441 on ...

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RWJUH/Somerset Salutes Health Care Hero of the Week Roy Woods

TAPinto Somerville joins with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset each week to recognize a Healthcare Hero for their perseverance, dedication and professionalism serving the short-term and longer term health care needs of patients at the Somerville hospital.

This week's Healthcare Hero, as selected by his supervisor, is Roy Woods.

Roy has worked as a Security Officer ...

RWJUH/Somerset Salutes Health Care Hero of the Week Rosalia Diaz

TAPinto Somerville joins with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset each week to recognize a Healthcare Hero for their perseverance, dedication and professionalism serving the short-term and longer term health care needs of patients at the Somerville hospital.

This week's Healthcare Hero, as selected by her supervisor, is Rosalia Diaz.

Rosalia is a medical record scanner ...

New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Brunswick Mayor James M. Cahill has thrown his support behind the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“Today, New Brunswick residents in need ...

NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

African American Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBH Transaction with St. Peters

New Brunswick, NJ – Access to quality medical care in New Jersey is vital to underserved populations. That's why the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (“AACCNJ”) announced its support for the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System in New Brunswick, which will lead to the creation of New ...

RWJBarnabas Health, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System Vision to Create NJ’s First Premier Academic Medical Center Gets State Approval

New Brunswick, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (“Saint Peter’s”) announced that the State of New Jersey has approved their transaction to create New Jersey’s first premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) located in New Brunswick.

“This is a tremendous milestone in a years-long ...

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Lionel Richie Tribute

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LIONEL RICHIE TRIBUTE

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May 20 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 128 New Cases Overnight

May 20, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 61,083 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus since March, 2020, an increase of 128 overnight and 855 COVID-19 deaths.

Somerville had an increase of 4 new cases overnight, bringing its total to 2,291 COVID-19 cases since March 2020, with 20 COVID-19 related ...

Lionel Richie Tribute

May 16, 2022

Appearing at the Brook Arts Center on Sunday, May 22 at 2 pm, Stephen Fuller and the talented musicians of Amani recreate the magical sounds of the iconic superstar Lionel Richie. This is a spectacular tribute to the music that made Lionel’s legendary sound and songs popular with generations of fans. Amani will perform songs from the Commodores to Lionel’s amazing solo career with the ...