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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...

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...

N.J. inching closer (but still a ways off) from being on national quarantine list

Gov. Phil Murphy announced 637 new positive COVID-19 cases on Sunday — after reporting 957 new cases on Saturday. The new cases give New Jersey a rolling seven-day average of 691. And while that number...

When it comes to vaccine efficacy, here’s why 94% isn’t much different than 72%

When the news that Johnson & Johnson had completed Phase 3 of its clinical trial and that its one-shot vaccine would soon be available finally was released Friday morning, there was unbridled excitement. It would...

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...

2 North Jersey counties are 1st in state to top 50K confirmed COVID-19 cases

We’ve become numb to some of the numbers and statistics involving the COVID-19 pandemic, but Friday marked a tough milestone for both Bergen and Essex counties, as each reported their 50,000th confirmed case. Bergen County,...

‘That was the worst set of remarks ever delivered by an American president’

Gov. Phil Murphy said he was going to try to contain himself. He couldn’t. When asked about President Donald Trump’s statement Thursday night, in which he made numerous of allegations of fraud in the 2020...

Jersey City to give each household (120,000) five masks as part of #MaskUPJC initiative

Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop announced Thursday that the city will send five city-branded, 3-ply surgical masks to all 120,000 households in the city. It is believed to be the largest such effort in...

Murphy says — unequivocally — he hopes he won’t have to shut down N.J....

Gov. Phil Murphy said he thinks New Jersey can handle COVID-19 outbreaks by location, that he thinks the state is better prepared for a second wave and that he doesn’t want to shut the...

N.J. enters Phase 1B of vaccines — while Murphy says current vaccination numbers are...

Gov. Phil Murphy announced the state is entering “Phase 1B” of COVID-19 vaccine distribution — and did so while saying the number of people who have received at least one shot of the vaccine...

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