Modell’s Sporting Goods is going out of business and will close all of its stores, including 30 in New Jersey. The company announced that it has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The petition for the bankruptcy was filed in New Jersey.
New Jersey’s basketball championship games will be moved to Phillipsburg. The NJSIAA announced Wednesday that due to Rutgers University cancelling events over coronavirus the finals will be held in northwestern New Jersey, in Warren County.
23 cases, with one fatality. That’s the updated information regarding coronavirus in the State of New Jersey, according to Governor Phil Murphy. 20 people are getting treatment at hospitals.
Joe Biden is coming to New Jersey with his hand out for campaign cash. The former vice president will appear in Montclair on March 20th. Former President Jimmy Carter is expected to be a host of the event.
Rutgers University is telling students to stay home after spring break. The University says students will take online classes at least through April 2nd, maybe longer, due to fears of the coronavirus.
New Jersey has reported its first death from coronavirus. State health officials report that a 69 year old man from Bergen County has died from the virus. The number of reported cases in the Garden State is now up to 15. There are 31 other tests still pending in a state lab.
New Jersey officials are telling people to have two weeks’ worth of food at the ready, just in case they have to self-quarantine for the coronavirus. Officials updated residents Monday night, saying 11 people have the virus in New Jersey. If anyone is to be quarantined in the future, they will be told to not…
Governor Phil Murphy has put New Jersey under a state of emergency for the coronavirus. The emergency declaration means that the state will now have more resources to respond to the outbreak. Financial assistance will now be coming from the federal government, with control of the situation to the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management.
Princeton University is telling students to stay home after spring break. The University announced today that students will instead be taught with virtual instruction starting later this month, due to fears over the coronavirus. The announcement was made this morning on the University’s social media page.
Tolls may be going up by 30 cents per toll on the Garden State Parkway. NJ.com reports that the New Jersey Turnpike Authority plans to increase tolls on both the Parkway and Turnpike to pay for new capital improvement projects. The Parkway plan will eliminate all cash tolls, meaning those without EZ Pass would get…