New Jersey will likely reschedule coronavirus vaccinations due to delays with getting the actual shots. State officials say winter weather is to blame for the delays. 2,671 new cases of the virus were reported on Saturday, with 51 additional deaths.
A 58 year old man from Lower Township is the latest victim of coronavirus. Cape May County officials announced the death on Saturday, along with 35 new Covid-19 cases. Lower and Middle townships continue to have more than 70 resident cases apiece.
One of the longest serving members of the New Jersey Legislature has died at the age of 86. Bergen County State Senator Gerald Cardinale died this weekend after a brief illness. The republican served for over a half century in public service. His death was not Covid-related.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will deliver the state’s budget address on Tuesday. The message will be given at 1:00pm, but it will be pre-recorded. The new budget would address the 2022 fiscal year, which begins on July 1st.
A bridge that connects Middle Township to Avalon will be closed for three consecutive overnights next week. The Ingram’s Thorofare Bridge will be closed for overnight work starting next Tuesday. The westbound span of the bridge is under construction and could be finished in the spring.