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May 28, 2020 - 1:44 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Thursday that the “overall trajectory remains largely positive” when it comes to the coronavirus in New Jersey, but the governor called an uptick in new hospitalizations "troubling."
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View of roadways of George Washington Bridge with huge American Flag hanging on New Jersey side tower during Memorial Day in NYC amid COVID-19 pandemic.
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May 27, 2020 - 2:15 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday reported 970 new COVID-19 cases and 148 new deaths, while stressing that the state cannot consider “specific timetables” for additional reopenings until it meets certain benchmarks.
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May 24, 2020 - 1:32 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Sunday that New Jersey reported more than 1,000 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours as residents head to the beaches and boardwalks for Memorial Day weekend.
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Kristie Keleshian
May 23, 2020 - 5:01 pm
As two months go by without in-person services in New Jersey, religious leaders in the state are threatening to sue if Gov. Phil Murphy doesn’t respond to their latest letter asking for reopening guidelines.
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May 23, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Saturday that New Jersey’s coronavirus death toll had surpassed 11,000 as the state confirmed hundreds more cases.
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A sign in a restaurant window reads, " Take Out Only with a Mask" on April 27, 2020 in Jersey City, New Jersey.
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May 22, 2020 - 12:18 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed an executive order that increased the limit on outdoor gatherings from 10 to 25 people and reopened recreational campgrounds effective "immediately."
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May 21, 2020 - 1:32 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Thursday that New Jersey had reported over 1,000 new coronavirus cases and nearly 100 new deaths over the past day, but the governor said there are "surer signs that we’re moving closer to being able to enter Phase 2 of our economic restart."
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May 20, 2020 - 1:38 pm
The number of coronavirus cases in New Jersey surpassed 150,000 on Wednesday as Gov. Phil Murphy reported another 168 new deaths and said residents will soon be able to take self-administered tests provided at a handful of locations in the state.
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May 17, 2020 - 1:51 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Sunday that the number of coronavirus deaths in New Jersey had surpassed 10,300 as the state reported more than 1,000 new cases of COVID-19 and residents began flocking to beaches along the Jersey Shore.
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May 16, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Saturday that fishing charters and other chartered-boat services, as well as watercraft rentals, can resume in New Jersey starting Sunday morning.
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