New Jersey has lost 6,770 lives from coronavirus. New figures from the New Jersey Department of Health showed 329 additional lives have been lost. There are now over 116,000 cases of the virus reported in New Jersey. There is some good news. The number of hospitalizations are down in the State. Governor Phil Murphy says there is still a slight increase in the number of hospitalizations in the southern part of the state, but our numbers are much lower than central and northern New Jersey.