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Coronavirus News

June 20, 2022

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - During the COVID-19 pandemic (which hasn't quite left us yet), there were those in East Brunswick who rose to the challenge that faced our township -first responders, medical professionals, the team at the Department of Recreation, the township administration, the professionals ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - In a letter to the community, Superintendent Scott Feder reminded parents to please monitor their children for symptoms as COVID-19 cases increase in South Brunswick schools. The district has been monitoring the trend in cases and urges families to keep children home if they ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- South Brunswick High School will have an early release day tomorrow, Friday, April 1st, as the school experienced a dramatic spike in cases in one day’s time. The high school had an early release today as over 150 students either tested positive or showed COVID-19 like ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- South Brunswick High School will have an early release today, March 31st, due to an outbreak of COVID-19 cases. All after-school activities have been canceled. The district is still deciding whether to open the school tomorrow or switch to remote learning as they monitor the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- Masks will be optional in all South Brunswick schools and buses starting on March 7th, according to the Board of Education. All New Jersey schools will no longer require masks in schools and child care facilities beginning on March 7th, as COVID-19 cases continue to decline ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- Penn Medicine Princeton Health will hold a COVID-19 booster clinic at the South Brunswick Senior Center on Tuesday, February 15th. Booster shots will be given out from 4:00 P.M to 6:00 P.M at the senior center located at 540 Ridge Road. Registration can be made by clicking ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- A free COVID-19 Testing Site will open at the South Brunswick Community Center on Tuesday, January 18th. The township is also expecting to open another PCR testing site at the Liberty Square Mall in Dayton sometime in February, according to a letter from Mayor Charles ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- All South Brunswick Schools will return to a fully in-person schedule on Tuesday, January 18th, according to a letter sent out by the district earlier today. South Brunswick schools have been closed for the first two weeks of January due to a large spike in COVID-19 in the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- COVID-19 transmission in South Brunswick Township remains high as over 500 cases have been reported in the past week, according to the Office of Emergency Management. Health experts are still expecting case numbers to increase throughout the month due to the Omicron Variant of ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers will begin the spring semester via remote instruction and require students and employees to have their booster shots. Also, vaccination proof or a COVID-19 negative PCR test taken within 72 hours will be required of all attending in-person activities and events, which ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- Approximately 319 South Brunswick residents tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, according to the Middlesex County Health Department. This is the largest spike of COVID-19 cases the township has seen thus far, breaking all previous records of daily and weekly ...

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NEW JERSEY — Governor Phil Murphy says the in-school mask mandate, which was set to expire on January 11, will continue.  He also is asking the state legislature to extend his COVID-19 emergency powers.  That comes as the State Department of Health announced 20,428 new positive cases and 12 new ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- Mayor Charles Carley has signed an executive order to reinstate the township-wide mask mandate in South Brunswick as the school district has decided to switch to virtual learning. Multiple townships and school districts have made similar decisions as COVID-19 cases increase due ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ-South Brunswick Township recorded 103 positive cases of COVID-19 yesterday, December 30th, as cases surge across the state and country due to the Omicron Variant. Earlier this week, the Office of Emergency Management warned residents that the virus has become more widespread in ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- According to a recent report, COVID-19 has become more widespread in South Brunswick Township as the Omicron Variant continues to spread rapidly across the state and the country. The Middlesex County Health Department has reported 176 cases of COVID-19 in South Brunswick, 97 of ...

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NEW JERSEY — The State Health Department reported 20,483 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, a high for the pandemic.  The previous high was 16,626 new cases on Christmas Day.  52 of them are residents of South Brunswick.  On Wednesday, the state reported 50 new virus-related deaths. The number of ...

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NEW JERSEY — The State Department of Health reported 11,889 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, with 48 additional deaths from the virus.  Five of the past six days have seen at least 10,000 new cases.  There were 56 reported cases in South Brunswick yesterday. The rate of transmission, which is an ...

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NEW JERSEY — For the fourth straight day, New Jersey is reporting a record number of new COVID-19 cases.  The State Department of Health confirms 16,626 new cases on Saturday, December 25.  The past three days have all seen more than 15,000 new COVID-19 cases. Saturday, December ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Office of Emergency Management is planning to restart their weekly COVID-19 update as the Omicron Variant continues to rapidly spread across the United States. Weekly briefings about positive cases, ages and fatalities are expected to start ...

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NEW JERSEY — On Tuesday, the state reported 34 new COVID-19 deaths and 6,840 new confirmed cases – the sixth straight day over 6,000. According to the State Department of Health, Middlesex County reported 677 new confirmed cases and 3 deaths in the past 24 hours. In a tweet yesterday, ...

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NEW JERSEY - U.S. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey announced on Sunday he's tested positive with a breakthrough case of COVID. In a statement on his Twitter account. Sen. Booker said he's received two doses of the coronavirus vaccine, in addition to receiving the booster shot.  The tweet says he ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - COVID-19 vaccinations, booster shots and testing will be available at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center at 11 Livingston Avenue on Tuesday, Dec. 21. Organized by City Center New Brunswick, the event will follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines, ...

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TRENTON, NJ — A Monmouth County resident has become the second person in New Jersey testing positive for the COVID-19 omicron variant, according to the state Department of Health. The man, who was fully vaccinated and recently received the booster, became ill on November 24 after attending the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Following an elevated number of COVID-19 positive cases on the East Brunswick campus of the Middlesex County Vocational Technical Schools, students and teachers switched to a virtual learning/off-campus format beginning December 9 and lasting until the end of winter break on ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers, a clinical trial site for the global Pfizer-BioNTech research study to evaluate the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine in children, is looking for participants for a third clinical trial on children ages 6 months to 4 years. “Children can get sick from COVID-19 and can ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - All Rutgers University faculty and staff must be vaccinated by Dec. 8 for the university to comply with an executive order signed by President Joe Biden, Antonio Calcado, executive vice president and chief operating officer, said in a message to university employees. Biden ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past week, seven students and three staff members tested positive for COVID-19 in the South Brunswick School District. Additionally, 62 students and three staff members were quarantined. In total, 43 South Brunswick students and eight staff members have contracted ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Through a partnership with Penn Medicine Princeton Health, South Brunswick Township Mayor Charlie Carley has announced that the township will be sponsoring a vaccination clinic at the South Brunswick Wellness Center on Friday, August 27th from 4pm to 6:30pm. Individuals 12 ...

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TRENTON, NJ — All teachers and school personnel in New Jersey will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 18 or be regularly tested, Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday.  Under Murphy's Executive Order, all pre-school through grade-12 school personnel will be ...

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