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NJ Orders Day Care Centers to Serve Only Children of Essential Workers
Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday signed an executive order that will limit child daycare centers to only children of essential workers.
Good News: NJ to Get 1,000 Hospital Beds in 2 Weeks — But What About Staff?
The good news is that New Jersey may be able to add about 1,000 hospital beds in the next to weeks — with about another 400 beds on the way in five weeks or less.
NJ shutdown for COVID-19: Here’s what’s closed and allowed to be open
Social distancing measures took a dramatic but expected step on Saturday with Gov. Phil Murphy ordering all non-essential businesses closed by 9 p.m.
NJ Likely to Close All Non-essential Businesses This Weekend
New Jersey is on the verge of shutting down all non-essential businesses this weekend as hospitals expect a crushing surge of patients seeking treatment for COVID-19.
NJ Freezes Evictions and Foreclosures During Coronavirus Crisis
Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday declared an indefinite moratorium on evictions or removal of people from foreclosed homes amid the coronavirus pandemic.
‘Not Time to Bring People Together,’ Murphy Warns as Death Toll Rises to 5, Cases Total 42…
The novel coronavirus has infected at least 427 known people in New Jersey, reaching into all but three of the state’s 21 counties.
NJ Shutting Indoor Shopping Centers, Malls — Closed Hospitals May Reopen
The new normal in New Jersey now means no more shopping at malls, no hanging out at arcades and no family outings at amusement parks.
NJ Woman With Coronavirus Gave Fake ID and Now Authorities Can’t Find Her
Officials in Essex County are scrambling to find a woman who tested positive for the new coronavirus but who provided authorities with a false name and address.
2nd coronavirus death in NJ is woman in her 50s — Entire town told to quarantine
The coronavirus has claimed the life of another New Jersey resident — a patient at a Monmouth County hospital, officials said Saturday.
Murphy Says There’s No Need to Hoard as NJ Coronavirus Cases Climb to 69
Gov. Phil Murphy's message on Saturday to an increasingly anxious state in the midst of a coronavirus outbreak was that there was no need to panic or to hoard.