TRENTON – Direct federal disaster assistance to individual New Jerseyans has now surpassed the $100 million milestone, with more than $116 million in aid going to more than 54,000 residents to date, Acting Governor Kim Guadagno announced today.
UNION COUNTY – Authorities have filed new charges against a Perth Amboy man who was arrested last week for allegedly committing sexual assault against a 14-year-old girl, Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert Cernadas, Jr. announced today.
JACKSON — Celebrating two decades of frightfully fun entertainment, Six Flags Great Adventure kicks off “The Northeast’s Largest Halloween Party” — Fright Fest presented by Snickers® on Oct. 1.
(StatePoint) When it comes to health care, most Americans are caught between rising insurance prices and the spiraling costs of doctor’s visits and prescription drugs.
TRENTON – Juveniles caught sending sexually explicit photographs via their cell phones will face intensive education rather than criminal prosecution under a bill now signed into law and sponsored by Assemblywomen Pamela Lampitt, Celeste Riley and Valerie Vainieri Huttle.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal lawmakers reached an agreement last night to break a deadlock over disaster relief funding and avoid a potential government shutdown.
EDISON – On Friday, Sept. 16, a group of senior students from The Wardlaw-Hartridge School accompanied school officials on a trip to Hands of Hope in Edison to deliver three car loads of food collected in a school-wide drive to help those affected by Hurricane Irene.
STATE – A majority – 54 percent – of New Jersey voters approve of the job Gov. Chris Christie is doing, while 36 percent disapprove according to the most recent poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind.
STATE – New Jersey residents who did not receive reimbursement from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for items purchased in direct response to Hurricane Irene may qualify under a separate FEMA grant program: Other Needs Assistance (ONA).
STATE – In the wake of devastating flooding in the Mid-Atlantic, AAA is warning consumers to do their homework and to check out any used car’s Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) prior to purchase.