CDC Recommends Cloth Face Covers to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

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    (Camden, NJ) – In recent days, the Centers for Disease Control has issued new guidance regarding cloth face covers for general use to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The CDC now recommends that all Americans wear cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (grocery stores, pharmacies, etc…), ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Organizations throughout New Jersey are providing virtual learning opportunities for kids and families stuck inside during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. These fantastic online-based experiences are intended to provide children with a safe, fun learning experience while maintaining appropriate social distance. “Just because you have to stay home, does not mean you ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – Officers from the Camden County Police Department and Camden County Sheriff’s Office were able to enjoy lunch today thanks to a generous donation from the South Jersey Federal Credit Union. The pizzas were brought to the Camden County Police Department where officers from both agencies practiced social distancing while enjoying lunch. Pizzas ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The Camden County Police Department is extending its thanks to a small business in New York which has generously donated N95 masks to the department for its officers to use. Stephen Hatzis of SDIGITAL Computer Services of Astoria, New York, has donated 360 of the protective masks to the Camden County Police ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Department of Health is announcing 48 additional positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) identified in Camden County. Trace investigations are being facilitated with the patients and remain ongoing. “We are continuing to combat this virus through mitigation efforts and testing, nevertheless, we are still receiving a steady flow of new ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – To date, the Division of Weights and Measures has not discovered any instances of price gouging on critical resources during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Still, the Division is continuing to encourage residents who believe they have observed or been victimized by price gouging to report that activity to the Division’s inspectors. ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr., has been notified by NJ American Water that crews will be installing a water main on 27th Street in Camden beginning Friday, April 3. The project is expected to require the complete closure of 27th Street between Marlton Pike and the three-way intersection of 27th Street, Baird ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Division of Senior and Disabled Services delivered more than 4,000 meals to seniors in need on March 30, the largest single day total since the expanded meal delivery program began in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on March 18. In a single day, more than 814 Camden ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) –The Camden County Department of Health is announcing two new deaths caused by novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County, as well as 59 additional confirmed cases of the disease. The following information is currently available regarding these most recent deaths in Camden County:   Case 1: Male, 80s, Camden City Case 2: ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority has announced that it will begin accepting applications this Friday, April 3, for its Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program. The grant program is part of the state’s efforts to help businesses and workers negatively impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. Small- and mid-sized businesses wishing to ... More