Tag: death

Death rate for N.J. COVID-19 positive residents ticks up to 2.5%

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s caseload of official COVID-19 positive residents reached 34,124 on Saturday. 846 individuals have succumbed to the Chinese virus. The latest numbers mean New Jersey’s death rate for individuals who test positive is approximately 2.5%. That’s Read More

So far, the N.J. death rate for COVID-19 positive residents is 1.2%

By Matt Rooney _ We’re beginning to get more (early) data concerning the toll COVID-19 is exacting on New Jersey. Governor Murphy & Co. finally coughed up some hospitalization info on Friday afternoon. We need more, of course (like beds Read More

WHILE YOU WERE BBQING: Murphy confirms transgender task force, Hollywood tax break

TRENTON, N.J. — Governor Phil Murphy spent 4th of July in Long Branch, Save Jerseyans, but the day before, he was hard at work on property tax relief… …or not. The highlights: S-493 permits a person to alter their gender identity on Read More

You’re dead in New Jersey. See how well your death would be investigated.

SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: ‘DEATH & DYSFUNCTION’ For 40 years, residents of New Jersey have paid millions for a patchwork medical examiner system long known across the country as dysfunctional and broken. And those same residents have been left to suffer the Read More