The MVC headquarters and online operations will continue.Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey | Tags: COVID-19, MVC, New Jersey, news, NJ MVC, Sue Fulton | Comments Off on MVC closes for two weeks
Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik is restricting the hours of operation and the seating capacity at restaurants in the Township due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hornik signed Executive Order 2020-2 today which orders that bars and restaurants close at 10 p.m. and seat only 50% of their occupancy capacity.
“In light of the Local State of Emergency and the State of Emergency issued by Governor Murphy, it is a matter of public health and safety that these restrictions be put into effect,” Mayor Hornik said. “The public and local businesses should be prepared for further restrictions and possible restaurant closures in the next coming days or weeks and furthermore, state health department may take additional action to prevent the spread of the virus in our community.”Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Marlboro, Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, news | Comments Off on Hornik Announces Restrictions On Restaurants in Marlboro
He said people should look to Hoboken and Teaneck, where curfews and calls by local officials to self-quarantine have been put in place, as examples of what to expect as the numbers of people who test positive for the virus rise.“(It’s) the notion of keeping population groupings low,” Murphy said on a morning call to WBLS to discuss the state’s response.“We will be looking at more draconian steps,” he s… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: March 15th, 2020 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey, News | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, New Jersey, news | Comments Off on Murphy: ‘More draconian steps’ to stop coronavirus spread likely coming to N.J.
The White House released the test results Saturday night after Trump told reporters hours earlier that he had taken the coronavirus test, following days of resisting being screened despite the fact that he had been in recent contact with three people who have tested positive for the virus.
Trump told reporters at a White House briefing on Saturday that he had his temperature taken and it was “totally normal,” shortly before stepping into the room to discuss the g… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: March 15th, 2020 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County, News | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, news, President Donald Trump | Comments Off on President Donald Trump tests negative for coronavirus, his doctor says
Anyone scheduled to appear in court between Monday, March 16, and Friday, March 27, to contest a traffic or parking ticket, or a minor local ordinance violation, should wait to receive a new court date.
Municipal courts will continue handling items such as temporary restraining orders, hearings in which a defendant has been detained and matters involving public safety, Rabner noted.Attorneys and others still required t… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: March 14th, 2020 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey, News | Tags: Chief Justice Stuart Rabner, COVID-19, Municipal Courts, New Jersey, news | Comments Off on N.J. municipal court sessions suspended over coronavirus concerns
Los Angeles (AFP) – The first fatality from the novel coronavirus has been confirmed on US soil, a woman in her late 50s who was “medically high-risk,” President Donald Trump said Saturday, as he urged Americans not to panic.Health officials said the woman in Washington state was one of a handful with no known links to global hot zones to have contracted the virus — indicating that the pathogen was now likely spreading in communities.The death occurred in King county, the most populous in the state and home to Seattle, a city of more than 700,000 people, officials in the state told AFP.The vi… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 29th, 2020 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, Health Care, News | Tags: coronavirus, news, President Donald Trump | Comments Off on First coronavirus death on US soil confirmed, Trump calls for calm
Jessie Grieb, the 27 year old Spring Lake native who set out last July to walk from Fort Kent, Maine to Key West, Florida to raise awareness about the opioid addiction crisis, and support her own recovery, arrived in the Conch Republic early yesterday evening. She is scheduled to arrive at Mile Marker 0 this morning at 9 a.m. Tune into her facebook page for the emotional conclusion of her inspiring journey.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Heroin, Monmouth County News, News | Tags: Brett Bramble, Jessie Grieb, Key West, Monmouth County News, news, Opioid Addiction Crisis | 2 Comments »
President Donald Trump signed two bills crafted by Congressman Chris Smith into law on Tuesday: a five-year, $30 billion extension of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), and the Iraq and Syria Genocide Relief and Accountability Act, legislation to ensure ISIS genocide victims in Iraq and Syria receive humanitarian relief and hold the perpetrators accountable for their crimes.admin | Filed under: Chris Smith, Christianity, Donald Trump, News | Tags: Congressman Chris Smith, Iraq and Syria Genocide Relief and Accountability Act, news, President Donald Trump, President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), Vice President Mike Pence | 6 Comments »
Congresssman Chris Smith delivered the following remarks in Lakewood on October 29, 2o18:
Words are inadequate to convey my—our—outrage and profound sorrow over the loss of eleven precious lives and the wounding of 6 others including four courageous police officers at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh.admin | Filed under: News | Tags: Congressman Chris Smith, Lakewood, Monmouth County News, news, Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce, Pittsburgh, Tree of Life | 6 Comments »
Congressman Chris Smith had a candid, firm and respectful exchange with Russian lawmakers on Saturday in Berlin wherein he confronted his counterparts, led by Pyotr Tolstoy, Deputy Chairman of the Russian legislature, on an array of human rights violations and geopolitical issues, he told MMM in an phone interview following the meeting which the 27th Annual Session of the OSCE (Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe) Parliamentary Assembly.
Smith heads the 13 member U.S. delegation to OSCE-PA. Tolstoy leads the Russian delegation.admin | Filed under: Chris Smith, Congress, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Russia, Russian Federation | Tags: Congressman Chris Smith, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, news, NJ 4, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, Pyotr Tolstoi, Russian-American Relations, Serhiy Vysotskyi | Comments Off on Congressman Smith Leads Dialogue With Russian Lawmakers In Prelude To Trump-Putin Summit