The curve is getting crushed in New Jersey. State officials announced that the rate of transmission for coroanvirus is at 0.8, which is a clear sign the spread of the virus is slowing considerably. Just over 2,000 new cases were reported on Thursday. Nearly half of all the adults in the State are now fully…
The number of hospitalizations from Covid-19 in New Jersey has dropped to its lowest level this year. State officials announced Wednesday that 1,768 people are hospitalized with the virus in the Garden State. The rate of transmission for the virus continues to drop.
Soon, New Jersey will surpass three million residents who are completely vaccinated from coronavirus. State officials announced Wednesday that 2.9 million people are now fully vaccinated in the Garden State. Vaccination clinics continue locally in Avalon, run by the County, and in Atlantic City, run by AtlantiCare. 83 percent of state residents over the age…
New Jersey is keeping all 12 of its congressional seats. The latest United States Census puts the population of the Garden State at 9.2 million people, good enough for New Jersey to retain its seats. New Jersey’s population grew by six percent over the past ten years.
Carnivals and fairs are able to operate at 50 percent capacity as of May 10th. Governor Murphy says this adjustment will bring these attractions into equal standing with other amusement-oriented businesses. Outdoor gatherings are also going up at major sports venues.
New Jersey will relax the restrictions on indoor and outdoor gatherings starting Monday, May 10th. Governor Murphy announced Monday that outdoor gatherings will now be capped at 500 people, and indoor gatherings are going up for certain circumstances. Murphy did not increase the ability for restaurants to offer more indoor dining, but he believes that…
New Jersey has over 2.8 million people fully vaccinated against coronavirus. State officials say they are at 60 percent of their goal to achieve a certain vaccination mark by the end of June. Hospitalizations are down by 25 percent since earlier this month.
Over 6.5 million coronavirus vaccinations have been administered in the Garden State. State officials now say there are over 2.7 million people fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in New Jersey. Only 1,516 new cases of the virus were reported on Sunday.
Some potentially major news may be coming Monday regarding New Jersey’s coronavirus restrictions. Governor Phil Murphy teased that news on his social media pages Sunday afternoon. Murphy says “we are ready to move forward”. He calls Monday’s announcement “major”.
Two people lost their lives Thursday night during an accident on the New Jersey Turnpike in Mercer County. Authorities say a truck carrying watermelons was involved in the accident, and the fruit was spilled all over the highway. The truck hit a bridge abutment and the driver and passenger were both killed.