Somerset County News

May 28, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,715 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 4 overnight and a total of 732 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 886,902 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A little more than three weeks ago Estevan Florial was on the roster of the Somerset Patriots, playing centerfield and hitting a lead-off homer to start the team's first season as the AA affiliate of the New York Yankees. Today, the 23-year-old is a New York Yankee, called up ...

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Bridgewater, NJ – The Kalafer family and the Somerset Patriots have announced that “A Wonderful Life: A Tribute To Steve Kalafer” will take place at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday, June 11th at 7:15 p.m. Gates open at 6 p.m. “My father was an incredible man who touched so many lives,” said Jonathan ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,715 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 4 overnight and a total of 732 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 886,585 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,711 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 10 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 886,271 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Township Committee approved an ordinance Tuesday night prohibiting retail marijuana sales, farming and warehouse operations within the township by a 4-1 vote. The proposed law as written prohibits cannabis establishments, delivery services and distributors from operating ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – With Governor Murphy’s Executive Order lifting the requirement for maintaining six-foot social distancing for outdoor settings, the Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate, will operate at 100% capacity at TD Bank Ballpark beginning on Friday, May 28th. “We ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,701 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 11 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 885,987 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,690 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 6 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 885,907 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - As they did last year, Mayor Dennis Sullivan and the Somerville Borough Council will join with American Legion Post 12 in the traditional Memorial Day Ceremony at New Cemetery on South Bridge Street. The program will feature historical readings, musical selections, and military ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,684 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 885,632 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,668 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 885,291 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE NJ – Due to ongoing construction at the Somerville Train Station, Somerset County public transit shuttles, including SCOOT and CAT, will be picking up and dropping off passengers on Veterans Memorial Drive, adjacent to the train station near the taxi stand. Somerville Station, a ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,652 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 884,689 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,636 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 2 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 884,221 total cases since last year, ...

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BRANCHBURG, NJ - The Board of School Estimate has passed Raritan Valley Community College’s $54 million operating budget for FY 2022.  The budget includes no increase in tuition for Somerset and Hunterdon County students for the Fall 2021 Semester. Tuition will remain at $168 per credit for ...

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  BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Group Outreach Programs sponsored by the Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Science Department offer virtual educational opportunities featuring topics including birding, maple sugaring, and information about butterflies, bats, bears, and more. The programs are ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The 20th Youth Leadership Somerset Class was honored May 8 during a virtual graduation ceremony.  The graduating class included 43 students representing 14 different Somerset County high schools. “In 20 years, this is the first Youth Leadership Somerset class that was held ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,634 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 10 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 883,072 total cases since last year, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,624 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 12 overnight and a total of 730 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 883,272 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,612 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 2 overnight and a total of 729 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 882,973 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,610 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 16 overnight and a total of 729 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 882,750 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERSET, NJ – Council members in Franklin are set to welcome legal weed businesses to the township following the introduction of zoning changes that would allow all six marijuana licenses offered by the state to operate within the town. In neighboring Hillsborough, the Township Committee is set ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,594 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 13 overnight and a total of 729 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 882,199 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health will host a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic Saturday on the Division Street pedestrian mall from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., with 12 more pop-up clinics scheduled throughout the county next week. No appointments are necessary; all Somerset County ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Help Wanted: The Downtown Somerville Alliance is looking to hire a full-time Program Coordinator. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Program Coordinator provides support for the Downtown Somerville Alliance, Inc., with marketing, planning, development, coordination, and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,581 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 11 overnight and a total of 728 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 881,991 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,570 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 15 overnight and a total of 727 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 881,635 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey has launched a new COVID-19 dashboard that includes the percentages of adults in each municipality who have received their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine and those who are fully vaccinated. The Vaccine Overview on the dashboard provides a breakdown by county with ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, has been recognized with the Healthgrades 2021 Patient Safety Excellence Award. This distinction places RWJUH/Somerset among the top 5% in the nation for patient safety based on patient safety ...

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