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ALL NEW JERSEY PUBLIC SCHOOLS TO CLOSE TUESDAY MARCH 17 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NEW JERSEY’S CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL CREEPS CLOSER TO 8,000

New Jersey’s coronavirus death toll is creeping closer to the 8,000 mark.  New figures released on Saturday show ad additional 205 individuals dead, bringing the statewide total to 7,742.  The good news is there were fewer than 3,000 new cases added on Saturday.

NEW JERSEY SURPASSES 121,000 CORONAVIRUS CASES ON FRIDAY

New Jersey now has over 121,000 coronavirus cases reported during the pandemic.  State health officials say there are another 311 lost to the virus, which now brings the statewide total to 7,538.  The number of hospitalizations continue to decline; in South Jersey, hospitalizations are under 1,000 and have begun to level off.

MORE THAN A HALF MILLION CORONAVIRUS TESTS COMING TO NEW JERSEY, COURTESY OF PRESIDENT TRUMP

President Donald Trump welcomed New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to the White House on Thursday.  The visit resulted in a commitment of 550,000 coronavirus test kits from the federal government heading to the Garden State.  Personal protective equipment is also headed to staff at nursing homes.

ATLANTIC COUNTY NEARS 1,000 TOTAL CASES OF CORONAVIRUS

Atlantic County is nearing 1,000 total cases of coronavirus.  County officials say the total caseload is now up to 960, with 42 confirmed deaths.  Five additional deaths were confirmed on Thursday.  57 new cases were confirmed, also on Thursday.

CAPE MAY COUNTY ADDS 17 NEW CASES OF CORONAVIRUS, TOTAL NOW 340

Cape May County has added 17 new cases of coronavirus over the past 24 hours.  The new total as of late Thursday is 340 cases, with 136 of them being active.  Middle Township leads the county with 34 active cases. Wildwood is next, with 19.

UPDATE: 6,770 DEAD FROM CORONAVIRUS IN NEW JERSEY

New Jersey has lost 6,770 lives from coronavirus.  New figures from the New Jersey Department of Health showed 329 additional lives have been lost.  There are now over 116,000 cases of the virus reported in New Jersey.  There is some good news.  The number of hospitalizations are down in the State.  Governor Phil Murphy says …

314 TOTAL CASES OF CORONAVIRUS IN CAPE MAY COUNTY

Cape May County now has 314 overall cases of coronavirus.  County officials announced late Tuesday that 12 new cases have been added and the death toll remains at 20.  Four new cases were reported in Wildwood, and four in Dennis Township.

STATE REPORTS 402 ADDITIONAL DEATHS FROM CORONAVIRUS

The death toll from coronavirus continues to climb.  New figures released Tuesday show an additional 402 deaths from coronavirus, pushing the statewide death toll to 6,442.  The state added nearly 3,000 additional coronavirus cases to its count today, pushing the total to 113,856.

COUNTY DEATH TOLL RISES TO 20 FROM CORONAVIRUS

The coronavirus death toll in Cape May County now stands at 20.  County officials announced Monday that 65 year old woman from Dennis Township and a 92 year old woman from Lower Township are the latest victims.  There are now 302 total cases of coronavirus in Cape May County.

STATE SURPASSES 111,000 CASES OF CORONAVIRUS ; OVER 6,000 DEATHS

New Jersey now has more than 111,000 cases of coronavirus.  The state announced the new totals at Noon Monday.  There are now 6,044 deaths attributable to coronavirus.  The numbers are slightly lower due to the early start time of the Governor’s daily briefing.  There were 314 new hospitalizations from Covid-19 in one day.  Discharges are …

ONE ADDITIONAL DEATH FROM CORONAVIRUS IN CAPE, ONLY THREE NEW CASES REPORTED SUNDAY

Only three new cases of coronavirus were reported in Cape May County on Sunday.  However, one additional death was reported which brings the total county death count to 18.  Two new cases were reported in Upper Township, and one in Lower Township.

CAPE MAY COUNTY NEARS 300 OVERALL CASES OF CORONAVIRUS; 184 ACTIVE CASES

Cape May County is nearing 300 overall cases of coronavirus.  The latest figures released on Saturday show the county with 285 overall cases, with 184 of them being active.  Five new cases were reported in Lower Township, with three apiece in Ocean City, and Upper Township.

CAPE MAY COUNTY HAS SIX LONG TERM CARE FACILITIES WITH CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS

Cape May County has six long term care facilities with coronavirus outbreaks.  The state’s official Covid-19 dashboard on Saturday shows that there are 88 cases at long term care facilities, and there have been 12 deaths. Hospitalizations of coronavirus patients is on a slight increase in the southern part of the State.

SATURDAY UPDATE: CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL IN NEW JERSEY CLOSE TO 6,000

The death toll from coronavirus in the Garden State has now climbed to 5,863.  State officials released the new figures on Saturday, and they also show the total number of cases at 105,523.  There are 249 new deaths attributable to Covid-19.

NOW 102,196 CASES OF CORONAVIRUS IN NEW JERSEY, SOUTH JERSEY COUNTIES GETTING WORSE

We now have 102,196 cases of coronavirus in New Jersey.  The state released new figures late Friday and they show over 3,000 new cases in one day reported in New Jersey.  There are 253 additional deaths, and the death toll from the virus has now climbed to 5,617.  Governor Phil Murphy says the curve is …

STATE EXPECTED TO SURPASS 100,000 CASES OF CORONAVIRUS ON FRIDAY

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will hold his daily briefing on the coronavirus outbreak in New Jersey Friday at 3:00pm.  The state is expected to far surpass the 100,000 figure for total cases during the outbreak.  Murphy may begin to outline some of his plan to reopen state government; additional information is expected early this …

SIX MORE CORONAVIRUS DEATHS IN ATLANTIC CITY REPORTED IN ONE DAY

There are six more deaths reported from coronavirus in Atlantic County.  County officials announced that 29 total deaths have been reported, with 551 cases overall.  The Thursday figures showed four women and two men passed away from Covid-19.

NEARLY 100,000 CASES OF CORONAVIRUS REPORTED IN NEW JERSEY

New Jersey will officially pass 100,000 cases of coronavirus on Friday.  State officials announced that New Jersey is just 11 cases short of reaching six figures.  The death toll has climbed to 5,368.  Over 4,000 new cases were added to the total on Thursday alone.

TWO ADDITIONAL CORONAVIRUS TESTING SITES ARE COMING TO ATLANTIC CITY

Two more coronavirus testing sites are coming to Atlantic City.  Mayor Marty Small announced that Bader Field, and the former Showboat Casino will be added to the list of sites by the State in four days.  The testing sites will be available for city residents.

COUNTY: TWO ELDERLY MEN PASS AWAY FROM CORONAVIRUS

The death toll in Cape May County from coronavirus has now climbed to 17.  County officials announced Wednesday the deaths of two elderly men who died from the virus.  There are 145 active cases in Cape May County, with half of them being in Middle and Lower townships.

COUNTY: TWO MORE DEATHS RELATED TO CORONAVIRUS

Cape May County is reporting two more cases of coronavirus, bringing the total death toll to 15.  A 51 year old female from Upper Township and an 83 year old female from Lower Township are the two latest victims.  There are now 140 active cases of the virus in the County, with 62 off quarantine.

ATLANTIC COUNTY REPORTS NO ADDITIONAL DEATHS FROM CORONAVIRUS

Atlantic County is reporting no new deaths from coronavirus.  County officials announced Monday that 21 new cases, which brings the total count to 427 during the pandemic.  The number of deaths from coronavirus stays the same, at 19.

NUMBER OF STATEWIDE DEATHS FROM CORONAVIRUS BEGINS TO GROW LESS

The number of individuals who have died from coronavirus appears to be slowing down in New Jersey.  New figures released Sunday by Governor Phil Murphy shows that another 132 deaths have been reported, putting the total loss of life from the virus at 4,202.  The total number of cases in the Garden State is now …

NUMBER OF CORONAVIRUS CASES CONTINUE TO GO DOWN IN CAPE MAY COUNTY

The number of coronavirus cases in Cape May County continues to slow down.  A new report issued by the County Sunday shows the number of new cases at just seven, with the overall number of cases at 211.  However, 46 of those cases are now off quarantine.