Wednesday, May 27, 2020

April 10 update: Trenton has most cases of Covid-19 in Mercer County

More residents have now tested positive for coronavirus in Trenton than any other municipality in Mercer County, according to figures released by the county today

Meals on Wheels Mercer County: Together we can deliver

"Before Covid-19, the average age of our volunteer was 65 and older. Think about it, who has time to deliver meals from 10 a.m. to noon?"

Coronavirus test clinics in Trenton, at QB Mall closed for weather on April 13

Mercer County has closed all Covid-19 test sites — including a walk-up site in Trenton and the drive-up site at Quaker Bridge Mall in Lawrence — today, Monday April 13, due to high-wind warnings from the National Weather Service

April 9 update: 1,161 Covid-19 cases, 36 deaths in Mercer County

State also reporting that University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro is currently diverting critical care patients due to high patient volume

Henry J. Austin Health Center offering telemedicine, pharmacy delivery services

The health center is currently not providing in-office visits besides services that cannot be done remotely

Coronavirus testing site to open in Robbinsville on April 9

Robbinsville Township and Central Jersey Urgent Care have partnered to make the township municipal building parking lot available for Covid-19 testing starting Thursday

Mercer County starts providing local Covid-19 data — Hamilton, Trenton, East Windsor have most cases

No breakdown on county's 24 deaths, but finally some information on how coronavirus has impacted individual towns in the county

Connie Mercer of HomeFront: no one anticipated a crisis like this

"We are navigating uncharted waters. Despite my decades of working with families living in poverty, even I am struggling to comprehend the enormity of the crisis gripping our community and the work that lies ahead."

A message from Patricia Hart, executive director of Womanspace

"At Womanspace, our big concern is that as the country shuts down and we are on a "stay at home" order from our Governor, the danger for victims of domestic and sexual violence becomes more acute."

740 cases, 19 deaths in Mercer County: April 6 update

Mercer County had 654 positive cases as of Sunday, 586 as of Saturday and 484 cases as of Friday. However, the case count has nearly tripled since last Monday, when there were 249 positive test results and one death reported for Mercer County