Tuesday, October 27, 2020

COVID-19/Coronavirus

DesignShed Face Shields – Get Yours Available As A Kit – Made in Montclair

https://youtu.be/zVfhzSL3f8g Face shields are superior to masks in a number of ways. Now you can get your own, courtesy of Montclair Design Week's DesignShed. The shields, proudly designed and made in Montclair, use the same design...

Gov. Murphy: New Jersey Indoor Dining Postponed ‘Indefinitely’

Plans to allow indoor dining to resume with reduced capacity in New Jersey's restaurants Thursday will not happen. "We had planned to loosen restrictions this week. However, after COVID-19 spikes in other states driven by,...

Sign Up For FREE Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing on July 1 in Montclair

The Township of Montclair is again partnering with the Smith Center for Infectious Diseases and Urban Health to offer FREE COVID-19 tests to Montclair residents. No insurance is necessary, and residents with or without...

NJ Transit Exploring Use of Ultraviolet Technology in Battle Against COVID-19

NJ Transit has commissioned a study by Rutgers University’s Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT) on the use of ultraviolet-c (UVC) for disinfecting the agency’s bus fleet from viruses such as COVID-19. ...

As Reopening Moves Forward, Some Still Concerned With Food Shopping, Takeout

As Essex County continues to be among the hardest hit by the pandemic, businesses are struggling to not only meet CDC guidelines, but to assuage the fears and concerns of customers. Many residents are...

Essex County Leads State in COVID-19 Deaths, County Expands Free Saliva Testing Sites

Essex County is expanding its COVID-19 testing initiative to include satellite testing sites throughout the County in addition to continuing to operate its drive through testing center in Weequahic Park. The tests are...

Essex County Partners With Lyft To Deliver Emergency Food Boxes to Homebound Senior Citizens

Essex County has partnered with Lyft to assist the County in delivering emergency food boxes to homebound and vulnerable senior citizens. A pilot program was implemented on Thursday, May 28th with Lyft drivers delivering...

New Jersey Lifts Stay At Home Order, Increases Limits For Indoor and Outdoor Gatherings

The Stay at Home order, in place since March 21, has been lifted, Gov. Murphy announced Tuesday. "We are no longer requiring you to stay at home," Murphy said. "When you do go out, continue...

Montclair Offering Free COVID-19 Testing for Residents

The Smith Center for Infectious Diseases and Urban Health is partnering with the Township of Montclair to offer FREE COVID-19 tests to Montclair residents. No insurance is necessary, and residents with or without symptoms...

DeCamp Bus Lines To Resume Limited Weekday Service Monday, Will Limit Capacity To 26...

Effective, Monday, June 8, 2020, DeCamp Bus Lines will resume Limited Weekday Service, operating on routes #44, #33, #66. Passengers will be required to wear a face covering and all cash fares must be exact...
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NJ Announces Stage 2 Coming Soon: Outdoor Dining, Non-Essential Retail, And Yes (!) Hair...

Good hair days are coming back, in just a few more weeks. Governor Phil Murphy announced Monday that New Jersey, as part of his restart and recovery plan, will enter Stage Two on June 15,...

Free COVID-19 Testing Available to All Bloomfield Residents Beginning June 4

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Health Department is offering free COVID-19 tests to residents starting June 4. Testing will be done on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10:00am-2:00pm at varying locations. “As the state...

Essex County To Hold Emergency Food Distribution Event in Montclair Thursday

Essex County will hold an Emergency Food Distribution Event on Thursday, May 28th (10 a.m.) at the Charles H. Bullock School in Montclair to help families negatively impacted by the Coronavirus. The 1,000 boxes...

Gov. Murphy: Yes To Outdoor Gatherings of Up to 25; Outdoor Graduation Guidance Next...

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order Friday lifting the limit on outdoor gatherings from 10 to 25 people. Social distancing still must be adhered to -- including face coverings. "If you were...