Monroe officials report 20 new positive COVID-19 cases, recognize local businesses and residents for PPE donations

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Monroe Township Police and township Office of Emergency Management delivering PPE to long-term care facilities this week.PHOTO COURTESY OF MONROE TOWNSHIP
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Monroe Township Police and township Office of Emergency Management delivering PPE to long-term care facilities this week.PHOTO COURTESY OF MONROE TOWNSHIP
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Monroe Township Police and township Office of Emergency Management delivering PPE to long-term care facilities this week.PHOTO COURTESY OF MONROE TOWNSHIP
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Monroe Township Police and township Office of Emergency Management delivering PPE to long-term care facilities this week.PHOTO COURTESY OF MONROE TOWNSHIP

MONROE – Monroe officials reported 20 new positive COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of cases to 383, according to the Monroe Township Office of Emergency Management on April 23.

The cases range in age from 23 to 100. The cases include 15 females – a 23 year old, a 29 year old, a 59 year old, an 81 year old, two 84 year olds, an 87 year old, a 91 year old, a 92 year old, a 95 year old, a 96 year old, a 97 year old, a 98 year old, a 99 year old, and a 100 year old. And five males – a 32 year old, 37 year old, a 61 year old, a 72 year old, and an 81 year old.

The COVID-19 drive-thru testing site at MyInstaDoc, 298 Applegarth Road, will serve pre-registered patients from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and drive-up patients from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Testing resumes on April 25. Pre-register at www.myinstadocmonroe.com or call 609-207-3220 to speak with a medical professional.

A directory of restaurant, food service and grocery stores are available on the township website, www.monroetwp.com, or call Eileen Biennas at 732-521-4400 ext. 114 or email her at ebiennas@monroetwp.com.

Monroe officials recognized many local businesses and residents, who have donated personal protective equipment in its report. The local businesses and residents include Omar and Fiorella Morales, Bruce and Harriet Fiesig, SEWA 4 Community, Dr. Sunita Gulatti, Mr. Dillman, Mr. Goldman, Joyakuma Shaw, Bharat Haria, Monroe Manor, Tokiwa Cosmetics, Elogistic, Costco Wholesale, CVS Pharmacy, Tristate Dental Supplies and Equipment, VSAR Resources, MyInstaDoc, and Cosmetics, Perfumes, Filling and Packaging Inc.

For more information visit www.COVID19.nj.gov.

For Middlesex County information on COVID-19 information visit discovermiddlesex.com/covid19/ or www.middlsexcountynj.gov/covid19.