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4 N.J. counties now considered ‘high’ risk for transmitting COVID

Two more New Jersey counties were upgraded to “high” risk for transmitting COVID-19, according to the latest report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, released Thursday afternoon. Burlington and Cumberland counties were upgraded...

FEMA vaccination site in Newark taking walk-in appointments

The FEMA Community Vaccination Center on the campus of New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark will be accepting walk-in appointments until 6 p.m. Friday and throughout the holiday weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Twitter. The...

If you’re unemployed, read this: DOL releases ‘how-to’ guide on answering recertification questions

The New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development — in an effort to help speed claims through the system — gave input Wednesday on how to answer the seven qualifying questions that are...

Nine N.J. counties now considered ‘high’ risk for transmitting COVID, a huge increase from...

In a dramatic increase from just a week ago, nine of New Jersey’s 21 counties are now considered to be “high” risk for transmitting COVID-19, according to the latest report by the Centers for Disease...

Murphy announces more than $100M in grants, aid to small businesses, struggling families

Gov. Phil Murphy announced plans Tuesday to use $112 million of the state’s CARES Act money to give grants to small businesses and help support struggling families. The largest chunk, $70 million, will be distributed...

N.J. to announce $665M investment in medical research at the Hub — and that...

Gov. Phil Murphy and Rutgers University President Jonathan Holloway will announce Thursday morning a landmark $665 million investment by the state in innovation, translational research and medical education at the Hub in downtown New...

Murphy to require all those doing business with N.J. to be vaccinated

Want to get work with the state? You had better get vaccinated. Gov. Phil Murphy made that clear Wednesday, when he signed an executive order requiring all new state contracts, solicitations for a state contract,...

She was principal investigator of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine trial in Newark. Her insights will...

Dr. Shobha Swaminathan is an associate professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and medical director of infectious diseases practice at University Hospital. This week, she is better known for being the principal investigator...

Murphy to announce Monday that N.J. has passed 200K COVID-19 cases

The state of New Jersey most likely will top 200,000 COVID-19 cases when Gov. Phil Murphy gives his daily update at 1 p.m. Monday. The state announced 457 positive cases Sunday, pushing the cumulative total...

CVS adds 16 pharmacies to vaccination sites, bringing N.J. total up to 43; here...

CVS Health is adding 16 additional pharmacy locations in New Jersey that will be able to administer COVID-19 vaccines, the company announced. The addition means the pharmacy will be administering vaccines at 43 locations. The new...

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Newark's New Community Corp., one of the nation’s largest community development organizations, on Wednesday said it appointed Simone Gagneron as its CEO, effective Thursday. She...