Newark to require proof of at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose to enter certain businesses in city

Anyone five or older will have to show proof of at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose to enter certain businesses in Newark beginning Jan. 10.
The announcement comes as the city takes new steps to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Businesses include restaurants, bars, movie theaters, concert and sports venues, among other facilities.
Mayor Ras Baraka signed the executive order Monday, citing the recent rise in virus cases.
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The order will also be in effect for anyone attending New Year's Eve parties later this week.