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Coronavirus Pandemic – Travel Ban to NJ, NY, and RI Unless You Self Isolate for 14 Days Upon Arrival

New Jersey Strong news -Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Quarantine Advisory Issued for Individuals Traveling to New Jersey from 16 States Sixteen States Include Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nevada, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Utah New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy encourages people to continue wearing face masks while in public during the Covid-19 daily news briefing at the War Memorial…
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State Ratification of Agreement with Communications Workers of America

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: Office of the Governor reports Statement by Governor Murphy - “I am pleased to announce that the Communications Workers of America has ratified an agreement with the State that will save over $100 million through employee furloughs and by deferring cost-of-living adjustments for employees. As we face the unique and unparalleled challenges created by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this agreement will provide critical…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – State Reopening Reversal as COVID-19 Disease Inside Restaurant Dining Banned due to Mask and Density Violations

"The carelessness of one establishment can completely undo the good work of many others. We will not tolerate outlier bars and restaurants – and, frankly, patrons – who think the rules don’t apply to them. They are the ones who ruin it for everyone else." Gov Phil Murphy fb New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports
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Coronavirus Pandemic – State Sues Asbury Park for Disregarding Governor Murphy’s Executive Orders

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Governor Phil Murphy: Good afternoon I'm joined by the woman to my right, the woman who needs no introduction, the Commissioner the Department of Health Judy Persichilli. To her right another familiar face the Department of Health's Communicable Disease Service Medical Director, Dr. Ed Lifshitz, good to have you both. As always, the guy to my left who needs…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – City Council Announces ReOPEN Asbury Park: Business & Community Recovery Strategy Plan Could be Considered in Violation of Governor Murphy’s Executive Orders

New Jersey Strong news - from affiliate Asbury Park Strong news – Asbury Park, NJ: City of Asbury Park reports Based on guidance from the State of New Jersey, City Council, with input from City staff, the Asbury Park Business Committee and the Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce, has developed a comprehensive business and community recovery strategy plan to reopen Asbury Park during the COVID-19 pandemic. The ReOPEN Asbury Park: Business & Community Recovery Strategy plan, which was announced…
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NJ March to End Racism

New Jersey Strong news - Hillside, NJ: Office of the Governor reports Governor, First Lady and Josh Murphy join BLM protest in Hillside, New Jersey on Sunday, June 7, 2020 (Edwin J. Torres/ NJ Governor’s Office). BLM protest in Westfield, New Jersey on Sunday, June 7, 2020 (Edwin J. Torres/ NJ Governor’s Office). BLM protest in Hillside, New Jersey on Sunday, June 7, 2020 (Edwin J. Torres/ NJ Governor’s Office).…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – With 11,970 NJ Deaths From COVID-19 Disease, State Public Health Emergency Extended to July 5th by Governor Murphy

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey. TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 151. The Order extends the Public Health Emergency that was declared on March 9, 2020 through Executive Order No. 103, extended on April 7, 2020 through Executive Order No. 119, and extended again on May 6, 2020 through Executive Order…
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NJ Capitol City Riot – Liquor Looted, Retail Stores, Cars Burn following Peaceful Statehouse Black Lives Matter Protest

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: City of Trenton reports - This is an important message from the City of Trenton. In light of civil unrest that occurred this past weekend, a 7PM curfew is in place for Trenton. This curfew applies to all individuals and businesses. All streets and sidewalks must be clear of pedestrian and vehicular traffic. The only exceptions are as follows:• Reporting to or from,…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – Hundreds Join Point Pleasant Freedom March Memorial Day Protest against Governor Phil Murphy’s Executive Orders Closing Most Businesses

NEW JERSEY STRONG news - Pt. Pleasant, NJ: MidJersey News Dennis Symons reports POINT PLEASANT, NJ (OCEAN)--A crowd of over 1,000 showed up today for the Open NJ's "Freedom March of NJ" rally held in the Pt. Pleasant Beach Municipal Parking Lot next to Little Silver Lake. Residents, business owners, veterans, and politicians talked about the importance of reopening New Jersey and protested against Phil Murphy's executive orders closing most…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – We’re going to be able to come back from this pandemic stronger than ever

Governor Murphy, Walmart, and Quest Diagnostics Announce Partnership to Expand Testing Capacity in New Jersey New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Transcript of COVID-19 presser: Governor Phil Murphy: Good afternoon, everyone. I am honored to be joined by the woman to my right, who needs no introduction, the Commissioner of the Department of Health, Judy Persichilli. To her right, State Epidemiologist Dr. Christina Tan, another…
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Johnson & Johnson Discontinues Talc-based Johnson’s Baby Powder in U.S. and Canada

New Jersey Strong news - New Brunswick, NJ: Johnson and Johnson reports Demand for talc-based Johnson’s Baby Powder in North America has been declining due in large part to changes in consumer habits and fueled by misinformation around the safety of the product and a constant barrage of litigation advertising. As part of a portfolio assessment related to COVID-19, in March, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health stopped shipping hundreds of…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – Multi-Stage Approach to Execute a Responsible and Strategic Restart of New Jersey’s Economy. Governor Murphy, “we will move forward deliberately”

When you and your neighbor both wear face coverings, when you wash your hands with soap and keep your distance, you keep each of you much, much safer. New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports TRENTON – As part of his vision, “The Road Back: Restoring Economic Health Through Public Health,” Governor Phil Murphy today unveiled a multi-stage approach to execute a responsible and strategic economic restart to…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Reopen Charter Fishing and Watercraft Rental Businesses

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center report WATCH VIDEO. Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 146, which allows charter fishing services and for-hire vessel activities, as well as watercraft rental businesses, to open with required social distancing measures. These businesses can open on Sunday, May 17 at 6 am. “Reopening charter fishing services and watercraft rental businesses restores an extremely important component of…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – Beaches To Die For ! Will June See a Surge in COVID-19 Disease ?

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Beaches, Boardwalks, Lakes, and Lakeshores to Remain Open with Social Distancing Measures in Place Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 143, allowing beaches, boardwalks, lakes, and lakeshores to remain open with social distancing measures in place. The Order takes effect on Friday, May 22.“I’m thrilled to announce that the Jersey…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – May 13th, 2020 Coronavirus Briefing Media

New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Governor Phil Murphy: Good afternoon I've got to give Reed Gusciora, the Mayor of the capital city a shout out. He had an artisan in Trenton make my mask, made one for the First Lady, so another reason we're happy to be in the capital city. Good afternoon, everybody. I'm joined by the woman to my right who needs…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – Wall Street Wendy’s, Walmart Out of Control Chaos as Micro Managed Mom & Pop Main Street Remains Closed

Chaos at NJ Walmart as social distancing, and mask wearing is not occuring as a Walmart frontline worker breaks up a customer fight. Walmart is failing to protect workers and customers from Coronavirus Disease. New Jersey Strong news - Trenton, NJ: NJ Joint Information Center reports Governor Murphy Names Restart and Recovery Advisory Council New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy listens Friday, May 8, 2020, as the COVID-19 death of a…
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Coronavirus Pandemic – FDA Approves Rutgers First At-Home Saliva Collection Test for Coronavirus

Emergency authorization granted to pioneering Rutgers lab and collaborators New Jersey Strong news - New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University reports Rutgers’ RUCDR Infinite Biologics received an amended emergency use authorization from the FDA late Thursday for the first SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus test that will allow people to collect their own saliva at home and send to a lab for decision follows the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s recent emergency approval to RUCDR Infinite…
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