NJ confirms first 2 case of UK variant of COVID-19

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s top health official says the state has identified its first two cases of the COVID-19 variant seen in the United Kingdom. Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday the variant is believed to be more transmissible but it’s unclear whether it’s deadlier. (more…)

Monmouth County has 335 additional positive cases of COVID-19

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that today, Jan. 18, there are 335 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There are no new deaths being reported today related to COVID-19 in Monmouth County. (more…)