Historic Society Throwback Thursday #TBT:
New Windfall, Murray Hill, was as soon as the proud proprietor of the state’s smallest firstclass Submit Workplace. Mrs. Rose Ricci was Postmistress of the Murray Hill Submit Workplace for over 30 years. She started in 1942 on the tiny 11′ x 26′ workplace positioned on the Murray Hill prepare station space, with the tracks proper behind the again door. The general public facet of the workplace was 108″ x 80″ (she measured it). It had no plumbing and solely a pot stomach range for warmth. It was all the time full of locals selecting up their mail and chatting. They had been answerable for all the Murray Hill space, which on the time was from Central Ave up the mountain. It included giant corporations like Bell Labs (and it is 3,600 staff). In 1956 a brand new Murray Hill workplace was constructed proper across the nook on what was known as ‘the circle’ and is now Southgate. (The photographs beneath had been taken from Dispatch 1976 and The Newark Night Information 1953. The thanks word was written by Mrs Ricci)
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We’ve 2 new Covid-19 instances in our group reported to us from the Board of Well being, and 0 newly recovered.
Our present whole energetic instances in New Windfall is 14 (13 non-LTC instances and 1 LTC case).
Here’s a breakdown of our present instances:
– 2 New Grownup non-LTC Case
– 0 New Grownup LTC Circumstances
– 0 New Baby Circumstances
– 0 New Recovered
– 14 Whole Lively Circumstances:
– 13 non-LTC
– 1 LTC
New Windfall has had a complete of 374 optimistic COVID-19 instances since October 1st:
October – 12 Circumstances
November- 99 Circumstances
December – 150 Circumstances
January – 110 Circumstances
February – 3 Circumstances
We want all a speedy restoration! Please hold our misplaced, bothered, their households, all of our devoted first responders, emergency administration, medical personnel, and important staff in your ideas and prayers.
Circumstances in New Windfall have steadily declined since peaking in December. Nevertheless, the virus remains to be right here and it’s energetic. Please be diligent and proceed to comply with all security protocols. The Tremendous Bowl is that this Sunday. Please don’t let your guard down. Have fun responsively and proceed to comply with all cdc security protocols.
On Friday, February fifth, gathering limits for spiritual and political actions, for leisure facilities the place performances are seen or given, and for habit help teams will improve to 35 % of a room’s capability, however not more than 150 people.
* Case Statistics: https://www.newprov.org/case-statistics/
* NPCOVID19 case statistics chart: https://www.newprov.org/download/Board%20of%20Health/coronavirus_information/Coronavirus-Cases.pdf
* Vaccination Info: https://www.newprov.org/covid-19-vaccination-information/
* Covid-19 Web sites and Assets: https://www.newprov.org/information-and-resources/
* Press Releases & Updates: https://www.newprov.org/press-releases/
* Testing Websites: https://www.newprov.org/testing-sites/
* Covid-19 Movies: https://www.newprov.org/covid-19-videos/
* Covid-19 Assist Assets: https://www.newprov.org/covid-19-mental-health-resources/
* Mayor & Council Covid-19 Updates: https://www.newprov.org/mayor-and-council-updates/
We’ll proceed to maintain you up to date as we obtain confirmed info.
Be protected, hold properly, and keep sturdy. We’re all on this collectively and collectively we are going to get by means of this! Pioneer Robust!
-Mayor Al Morgan