EDISON– Edison officials reported four new cases of COVID-19, which brings the total variety of cases to 1,930, according to the Edison Office of Emergency Management on July 17.
The age series of the cases are 36 to 73. The town has lost another resident to COVID-19, which brings the variety of resident lost to 230 locals, according to Middlesex County.
Menlo Park Mall and all indoor shopping malls reopened on June 29. For additional information see https://www.simon.com/mall/menlo-park-mall.
The Edison Public main library at 340 Plainfield Ave., resumed from 1-5 p.m. on July 13. Customers need to use face masks. Gov. Phil Murphy announced public libraries are enabled to reopen on July 2 with 25% capability.
The library hours will increase the week of July 20 to 1-8:30 p.m. on Monday and 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday.
The reopening of the north branch library at 777 Grove Ave. is expected to begin on July 27 and the Clara Barton branch at 141 Hoover Ave. will follow in August.
No seating and study tables at the library will be offered. No meetings or programs will be held a minimum of through Labor Day. Kids under the age of 12 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All returned materials will be quarantined for 72 hours. For more details contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Edison Public Library has released a COVID memory project. Homeowners are welcome to share their experiences during the coronavirus through a questionnaire and any images and videos recording experiences. All products sent will be examined for the library's archive. For additional information see edisonpubliclibrary.net/covidMemory.shtml.
The Edison Summer Playground for kids ages 5-12 started on July 13 and will run weekdays from 9 a.m. to noon through Aug. 14. Arts and crafts, video games and unique activities are prepared and will be held at the play grounds at Elder Park, John Marshall School, Woodbrook School and Yelencsics Park.
Mayor Thomas Lankey provided an executive order ahead of the resuming of outdoor dining on June 15. The executive order, which will go through Oct. 31, allows dining establishments and food facilities to remove up to 20% of their existing onsite parking to accommodate tables for usage of food and drinks. Hours of operation for outside dining will run from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and the town reserves the right to evaluate and revoke approval of applications. The charge for application authorizations have actually been waived. For more information visit edisonnj.org.
The Edison Farmers Market is open from 1-3 p.m. every Wednesday at the Jade Dynasty parking area, 925 Amboy Ave., through October.
The vendors include Asprocolas Acres, La Bonbonniere Bake Shop, Fresh Honey and Honey Products, Bebe's All Natural– Indian sauces for a range of foods and Elcha's Eats.For more information about pre-order and pickup visit Asprocolasacres.com, la-bonbonniere-bake-shoppe. myshopify.com, www.countrybirdandgarden.net, bebesallnatural.com, and elchaseats.com.
The area has resumed the collection of cardboard from outside of the recycling container on routine recycling days.
Edison Township was not supplied any other info concerning the brand-new cases.
For Middlesex County info visit discovermiddlesex.com/covid19/ or www.middlesexcountynj.gov/covid19.