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Covid-19 Coronavirus in NJ
NJ courthouses back open to the public Monday, no appointment needed
Court facilities were closed to the public at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020, with in-person services returning bit by bit since then.
20 counties in NJ now covered by CDC indoor mask recommendation
As of Sunday's update, Warren County is the only county in New Jersey where the public indoor masking recommendation does not apply.
With most MVC workers vaccinated, offices aren’t closing as much
If an employee tests positive for COVID the office is sanitized, but it can reopen the next day instead of shutting down for 2 weeks.
Murphy: Mask and vaccine mandates must remain options in NJ
Governor says the state is "looking at a whole number of options" for vaccine mandates and indicates any change in school mask guidance could wait a month.
Unions make pitch: Use COVID aid for NJ state worker hazard pay
The Murphy administration is soliciting ideas for what to do with nearly $4 billion in federal COVID recovery funds from the American Rescue Plan.
If the pandemic gets worse, could it derail Phil Murphy’s reelection?
If masking mandates return for school kids it could become a front-burner issue, but political experts say many worried state residents would support it.
NJ teachers union says schools should mask up again
The recommendation for returning to indoor masking amid a spike in COVID cases comes amid a federal lawsuit filed by NJ families, saying such rules violate their kids' rights.
Nursing home operator in NJ mandating COVID-19 vaccine
The Garden State's largest private nursing home operator is now part of a list of care providers throughout the country, including major hospital systems in New Jersey, that are requiring that their workforce be vaccinated against COVID-19.