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Jersey Shore
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Kimberly Adams
July 05, 2020 - 7:16 pm
After a busy holiday weekend down the Shore, Gov. Phil Murphy says, while state health officials are keeping an eye on coronavirus cases there, they’re also concerned about residents picking up COVID-19 from travels out of state. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
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Mike DeNardo
July 02, 2020 - 3:56 pm
New Jersey is going ahead with plans to raise the limit for outdoor crowds to 500, effective Friday. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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Mike DeNardo
July 01, 2020 - 7:08 pm
Another round of coronavirus reopenings is set Thursday in New Jersey. But Gov. Murphy is reminding residents to remain vigilant. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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Mike DeNardo
June 30, 2020 - 3:51 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is defending his decision to postpone Thursday's planned resumption of indoor dining, saying it's an effort to stay one step ahead of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Indoor dining
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Mike DeNardo
June 29, 2020 - 3:09 pm
Indoor dining will no longer resume in New Jersey as planned this week, Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Monday. Read the latest here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
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David Madden
June 26, 2020 - 3:51 pm
New Jersey schools now have a 100-page road map of suggestions so they can reopen in the fall, assuming the pandemic will allow it. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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David Madden
June 25, 2020 - 3:38 pm
New Jersey crossed the 13,000 mark in confirmed fatalities linked to COVID-19. The state is also adding several hundred deaths likely linked to the virus. Read more here.
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Adventure Aquarium
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KYW Staff
June 24, 2020 - 1:58 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced the reopening of indoor attractions and libraries with limited capacity and the return to full service of New Jersey Transit. Read more here.
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Travel advisory requires self-quarantine
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Mike DeNardo
June 24, 2020 - 1:14 pm
Anyone traveling from one of nine high-infection states to New York, New Jersey and Connecticut must quarantine for 14 days, according to a new joint travel advisory. Read more here.
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Atlantic City boardwalk amusement park
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Mike DeNardo
June 23, 2020 - 3:50 pm
New Jersey is continuing to relax its coronavirus restrictions: Playgrounds and outdoor parks are allowed to reopen on July 2 at half capacity. However, Gov. Phil Murphy warns people, especially young residents, not to get complacent. Read more here.
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