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NJ Named New CDC Coronavirus Hot Zone

By Charles Elmo Sports Writer Recent data released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) identifies New Jersey as a new COVID-19 hot zone, according to the Patch.  The data shows only Michigan surpasses us in infection rates, yet this new hot zone status will […]

Has Vaccine Accessibility in NJ Really Increased?

By Nancy Sanchez-Diaz Entertainment Editor While nursing home residents were in the first group of people to become eligible for the vaccine back in December and those over 65 became fully eligible in January, only 54% of older New Jersey residents are fully vaccinated, according to NJ.com.  Wide […]

Vaccine Eligibility Increases for Adults 16 and Up

By Amaya Morales Managing Editor With many New Jerseyans becoming eligible to get vaccinated this past Monday, the expansion of vaccine availability is also increasing, according to Patch.com. Health commissioner Judith Persichilli said that New Jersey is expanding their vaccine coverage and “encourages more than just frontline essential […]