STATE — PSE&G has restored power to 30 percent of the 1.5 million customers who lost electricity as a result of Hurricane Sandy. The utility is still working to restore service to 900,000 customers who remain without electricity.
TRENTON – NJ Transit’s River Line light rail service will resume starting at 3 p.m. today, making trips every 30 minutes between the Walter Rand Transportation Center in Camden and Trenton Transit Center.
UNION COUNTY – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that most county offices will be open tomorrow, Nov. 1. However, residents are urged to continue to observe caution as the cleanup after Hurricane Sandy begins and normal activities start to resume.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Internal Revenue Service today announced it is granting taxpayers and tax preparers affected by Hurricane Sandy until Nov. 7 to file returns and accompanying payments normally due today.
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TRENTON — Since declaring a state of emergency on Saturday, Gov. Chris Christie once again issued a forceful reminder to merchants: Price gouging during a state of emergency is illegal; will be investigated by the Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs; and will result in significant penalties.