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    (Camden, NJ) – The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development’s Division of Unemployment Insurance has issued new guidance for filers affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, including a new schedule for when individuals should claim their weekly benefit. The Division has recently posted a step-by-step guide for residents to follow to ensure that ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) “Our country is engaged in a fight for our lives, one that will take complete cooperation from all parties to win. Unfortunately, recent reports from county health inspectors have revealed a distressing level of disregard for measures put in place to stem the spread of coronavirus and protect the lives of Camden County ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – Governor Phil Murphy and his administration have taken a series of additional steps to protect residents during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in recent days. Today, March 23, Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver, along with the commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection and president of the Board of Public Utilities asked water providers ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – As our county and state cope with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Governor Phil Murphy announced today that the state is suspending all elective surgeries and other invasive procedures, effective 5 p.m. Friday, March 27. The order covers all medical and dental procedures and includes an exemption for family planning services and procedures, ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health and Freeholder Board are announcing the first death from coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County. The resident, a woman in her 80s, was a resident of Barrington. “On behalf of the Freeholder Board, the Health Department, and the entire Camden County community, we extend our most sincere ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The Freeholder Director, Louis Cappelli Jr., will be hosting a virtual address regarding public concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on a livestream to expand our social distancing and maintain our mitigation efforts. The event will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, March 23. Members of the media can jump on to ... More

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    “The American Red Cross has announced a severe blood shortage due to the coronavirus pandemic and widespread cancellations of planned donation appointments. A ready and available blood supply is critical to our nation’s health system in order to treat everything from accident victims to cancer patients. If you are healthy and able, please consider donating ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) –The Camden County Department of Health is announcing five additional positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) identified in Camden County. Trace investigations are being facilitated with the patients and remain ongoing.  “Today, we continue to see growth in new confirmed cases. Again, we are seeing community spread in Camden County and the ... More

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    “To be clear, we are entering a critical phase of the battle against COVID-19 in Camden County. There has not been a time in this nation’s history, not since we as a nation, were called to fight the evils of fascism in WWII, that we have asked for this kind of national participation to save ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – Governor Phil Murphy has issued executive order number 107, directing all residents to stay at home until further notice. The order provides for certain exceptions, such as obtaining essential goods or services, seeking medical attention, visiting family or close friends, reporting to work, or engaging in outdoor activities. The governor’s order also ... More