92.7 WOBM News Flash Briefing: May 27 9AM
The Ocean County Health Department reported 83 Covid-19 cases on Tuesday bringing the overall total to 8,401 that the county has had since the beginning of march. Lakewood leads the county with 2,276 cases. In Monmouth County, the health department reported 47 cases Tuesday bringing the total to 7,931 cases since March. Middletown leads the county with 673 cases.
Ocean County Senator Jim Holzapfel and Assemblymen Greg McGuckin and John Catalano are sponsoring legislation that would limit the governor's executive orders to 15 days.
Since the start of the pandemic, New Jersey’s seen a major decline in the number of children getting their recommended vaccines for other deadly diseases like mumps and tetanus.