Coronavirus News

July 22, 2020

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - In the past week, South Brunswick Township has confirmed three new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total positive cases in the community to 456. There were no new cases reported in the past six days, which is the longest stretch of no new cases since the virus was first ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The resumption of contact sports practices and new state guidance for all-remote learning were announced by New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy during his COVID-19 briefing Monday. Murphy said he signed an executive order today allowing for sports practices that require contact drills and ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past week, South Brunswick Township was able to confirm three new cases of COVID-19, bringing the township total to 449 positive cases. The past month has seen only single-digit increases of cases per week. According to the New Jersey Department of Health, South Brunswick ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past week, five South Brunswick residents tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the township total to 446 with 29 deaths, according to the Office of Emergency Management. The township is continuing to see relatively low numbers of new cases, in the first week of June, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Township continues to see low numbers of new COVID-19 cases in the month of June. In the first week of June (5/31-6/6), the township was able to report only one new case in the township. In the past three weeks (6/7-6/27), the township was able to report 19 new ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy announced today he signed a three-month $7.6 billion budget extension prompted by the coronavirus pandemic that allows the State to continue spending through September. Murphy said the three-month gap budget, which authorizes state spending through the extended ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, SOUTH BRUNSWICK, CRANBURY, SOUTH RIVER, SPOTSWOOD, MILLTOWN, HELMETTA, NJ - Here are the most recent COVID-19 statistics for our local TAPinto towns as of Sunday, June 28, 2020: * There are 16,836 current positive cases of COVID-19 in Middlesex County, with ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 in Middlesex County on Wednesday, but three more county residents died because of the coronavirus. The total number of infections in Middlesex County as of Wednesday morning was 16,640. Over the last ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen, M.D., provides an update on the Covid-19 pandemic in East Brunswick, NJ and discusses the effects on township utilities like Crystal Springs, the parking utility, the water and sewer utility, allowing visitors to senior residences, and more.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ — New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on Tuesday lifted the stay-at-home order that had been in effect since March 21 and expanded the number of people allowed in both indoor and outdoor gatherings. The Governor announced the signing of two Executive Orders: Effective at 1 p.m.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- This past week, South Brunswick Township had two new cases of COVID-19, the fewest number of new cases in a one-week period since the virus was first discovered in the community on March 15th. The number of new cases per week has been steadily declining since the beginning of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Andrew Zwicker, the assemblyman for New Jersey’s 16th district, has sponsored a bill about contact tracing to the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey. The bill requires that all personal information collected for efforts in tracing the Coronavirus be deleted ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - In a weekly update, the South Brunswick Office of Emergency Management has confirmed that there are 414 positive cases of COVID-19 in the community. 28 residents have died due to the virus, 15 of which were staying in long term care facilities.             In the past week, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Shree Swaminarayan Hindu Temple in Monmouth Junction has been collecting and distributing PPE material to members of the South Brunswick community. Members of the temple have been making PPE kits, which consist of five surgical masks, five pairs of gloves and hand ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Class of 2020, grab your caps, gowns and get ready for the pomp and circumstance of a live graduation ceremony. Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his daily COVID-19 press briefing today that outdoor graduation ceremonies adhering to appropriate health and safety guidelines can be held ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The Middlesex County Department of Health reported a total of 15,215 coronavirus cases on Saturday, an increase of 48 overnight. Statewide, there have been 153,104 cases, an increase of 385 overnight, according to the state Department of Health. Saturday was the 18th ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, SOUTH BRUNSWICK, SOUTH RIVER, SPOTSWOOD, MILLTOWN, HELMETTA, NJ - Here are the most recent COVID-19 statistics for our local TAPinto towns as of Tuesday, May 19, 2020: * There are 14,804 current positive cases of COVID-19 in Middlesex County, with 879 deaths. *Yesterday alone, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The MyInstaDoc facility in Monroe Township has been providing antibody testing for first responders and healthcare workers in Middlesex County since last month. Residents do not have to be symptomatic to take the test, all patients must be free from all COVID-19 symptoms for ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The number of additional COVID-19 cases in the township increased by four as of late Wednesday, according to data provided by the township and by the Middlesex County Health Department. Of the new cases, three are female and one is a male. The new cases range in age from ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - There are 11 new cases of COVID-19 in South Brunswick, bringing the total number of positive cases in the township to 370, according to the Middlesex County Health Department. The new cases are six females and five males, with ages ranging from 22 to 87.             ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - During World War I and World War II, Americans at home were encouraged to grow "Victory Gardens," using their backyards or small plots of land to grow, preserve, and eat their own vegetables. People grew string beans, peppers, onions, and peas to fill their plates during food ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - For the first time since March 15th, there are no newly reported positive cases of COVID-19 in South Brunswick. The first two cases were reported in South Brunswick on March 15th by the Middlesex County Health Department. The cases involved two residents, one of whom is a ...

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TRENTON, NJ - A new portal for the public to report any evidence of misconduct at long term care facilities or nursing homes was announced at the daily COVID-19 briefing by Governor Phil Murphy and his executive leadership team.  The Governor said the new portal was established as a complement to ...

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