Cape May County now reports 49 total cases of coronavirus, with three dozen still remaining active. Lower Township has seven cases, while Middle Township and Avalon each have five apiece, and Wildwood, Wildwood Crest, and Upper Township, four cases apiece.
Three more New Jersey beach towns are closing their beaches due to coronavirus. Mantoloking, Bay Head, and Point Pleasant Beach will all close their beaches as of Friday. Officials say the mounting numbers of visitors have forced their hand with this move.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced Thursday that 362,000 people have filed for unemployment during the Covid-19 pandemic. Murphy says he understands payments are behind due to the overwhelming demand, but everyone will be made whole.
New Jersey’s death toll has climbed during the coronavirus outbreak. New figures released Wednesday by the New Jersey Department of Health now reports that 537 people have died of the virus in the Garden State. New Jersey now has 25,590 cases of coronavirus. This is a one day increase in the death toll of 182…
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced that the first remote hospital is scheduled to open on Monday. Murphy says there are hundreds of hospital beds available at the Meadowlands Exposition Center. The hospital has been an effort involving the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
There are now 33 cases of coronavirus in Cape May County. The county’s health department announced the new figures late Wednesday afternoon. Lower Township has the most cases at seven, and Avalon is right behind at five. 11 of the victims have recovered.
New Jersey is extending its fiscal year. Governor Phil Murphy announced Wednesday that due to the coronavirus crisis, the fiscal year that was set to end on June 30th has now been extended to September 30th. Murphy announced that a temporary appropriations budget will be made to extend the current fiscal year.
The death toll from Covid-19 in New Jersey is staggering. New numbers released Wednesday show 355 deaths from coronavirus in the Garden State, an increase of nearly 100 additional deaths in just one day. There are now 22,255 confirmed cases of coronavirus in New Jersey during this pandemic.
The federal government is providing another 350 ventilators to New Jersey. That news was announced Wednesday by Governor Phil Murphy. Murphy says he’s grateful for the additional ventilators but also says New Jersey needs more.
Tax day is now July 15th in the State of New Jersey. State officials announced today that your New Jersey tax return, and payment, are no longer due on April 15th. This follows with a federal mandate.