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Jersey Shore beach
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KYW Staff
May 24, 2020 - 1:52 pm
Officials asked Pennsylvania residents not to go down the shore this Memorial Day Weekend, but many people did anyway, as beaches opened for the unofficial start of summer with many restrictions in place. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
May 22, 2020 - 11:42 am
Just in time for the Memorial Day weekend, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed an executive order relieving the limit on outdoor gatherings from 10 to 25 people. At his Friday coronavirus media briefing, Murphy also had some sobering words about effect of the pandemic on the state budget...
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New Jersey’s new law banning smoking on public beaches and in parks statewide is now in effect. But the legislation lacks one important provision: who enforces it?
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Mike Dougherty
May 22, 2020 - 9:54 am
The Jersey Shore is open for Memorial Day weekend, and officials in Pennsylvania say a road trip to the coast isn't their recommended treatment for cabin fever. Read more here.
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Holli Stephens
May 22, 2020 - 5:00 am
Memorial Day certainly looks different this year, but you can still enjoy it. Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia at or around your home this weekend.
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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during his daily coronavirus press briefing at the War Memorial in Trenton, NJ on Saturday, May 16, 2020.
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KYW Staff
May 21, 2020 - 1:44 pm
New Jersey’s Department of Labor and Workforce Development had somber news Thursday about job losses in the state. The department released a report showing a loss of 757,700 jobs in April, most as a result of restrictions on business during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more here.
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Ian Smith and Frank Trumbetti of Atilis Gym in Belmawr, N.J.
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KYW Staff
May 21, 2020 - 10:20 am
The Bellmawr gym that opened this week in defiance of Gov. Phil Murphy's executive order has been shut down. Read more here.
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Solid Rock Baptist Church in New Jersey
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Cherri Gregg
May 20, 2020 - 7:27 pm
Leaders of a South Jersey church say they will defy the state’s COVID-19 mandate forbidding larger in-person gatherings of people. They also say the law is on their side. 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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KYW Staff
May 20, 2020 - 2:57 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced a further expansion of coronavirus testing in the state. The governor stressed again the importance of testing infrastructure to the state’s and the nation’s ability to achieve a level of normalcy. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
May 19, 2020 - 2:06 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced a major expansion of COVID-19 testing capacity in the state. He also issued guidance on resuming elective medical and dental procedures and allowing in-person sales at car dealerships and bicycle shops. Read more here.
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Ian Smith and Frank Trumbetti of Atilis Gym in Belmawr, N.J.
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Tim Jimenez
May 19, 2020 - 9:22 am
A Camden County gym that decided to open up early for two days in a row, in violation of New Jeresey Gov. Phil Murphy's three-phase reopening plan, has received a second citation from police. Read more here.
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