New Jersey has provided over 2 million coronavirus vaccines since the program started. State health officials say a million doses have been administered over the past 22 days. 70,000 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine are expected to arrive this week.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced that new categories of public workers will be able to get coronavirus vaccines. Murphy announced Monday morning that teachers, transportation workers, and certain other members of the public safety community will be eligible for vaccines on March 15th. Child care workers will also be eligible.
New Jersey reported only 2,171 new coronavirus cases on Sunday. There were 15 confirmed deaths, which is lower than the recent daily average. New Jersey is closing in on 21,000 deaths from the virus statewide.
New Jersey reported 46 additional confirmed deaths from coronavirus on Friday. The total number of confirmed deaths is approaching 21,000 during the pandemic. There were 3,149 new cases of the virus. The rate of transmission continues to be well below one, which indicates the spread of the virus is slowing.
New Jersey officials say the overall state risk for coronavirus is now “moderate”, which is an improvement for the Garden State. Several areas of the state joined Cape May County with a lower risk of the transmission of the virus, which is a sign the spread has slowed. Only some counties in the northeastern part…
New Jersey reported 70 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday. State health officials say there were just over 3,000 new cases reported in New Jersey. About one out of every 20 people in the state are now fully vaccinated.
Bruce is off the hook. Drunk driving charges were dropped against legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen today. Springsteen admitted today that he had two small shots of tequila before he was charged November 14th. That resulted in a .02 blood alcohol level, which is legal in the State of New Jersey. The Boss skates with a…
New Jersey reported 104 new coronavirus deaths on Tuesday. State officials say there are 2,515 new cases of the virus, sustaining a substantial reduction in new cases in recent days. 1.7 million vaccine doses have been handed out in the Garden State.
Governor Phil Murphy unveiled his new $44.8 billion state budget Tuesday, and it includes no increase in taxes. The budget includes the State making the first full contribution to the pension system in decades, and includes over $4 billion in new spending. Murphy has also not dropped existing taxes on cigarettes and other products.
Houses of worship can now operate at 50 percent of capacity. Governor Phil Murphy made the announcement on Monday and the new regulation goes into effect immediately. Masks are still required.