NJ DEP Forms Panel To Consider Possible Local Impact Of Gulf Oil Spill

TRENTON — While it is improbable the BP oil spill off the coast of Louisiana will have any effect on the Jersey Shore or the state’s fishing industry this summer, the Department of Environmental Protection is not taking any chances.

Voters Split On Christie, But Not On His Proposals

STATE — New Jersey voters split in their opinions of Gov. Chris Christie, with 44% approving of the way he is handling his job as governor and 42% disapproving, according to the most recent poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind™.

Berkeley Heights Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Sleeping Woman On International Flight

NEWARK – A Berkeley Heights man is charged with abusive sexual contact for allegedly victimizing a woman aboard a flight from Hong Kong to Newark Liberty International Airport, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Monday. Ramesh Advani, 63, was…

NJ Official Urges Everyone To Learn Stroke Warning Signs

STATE — May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh encourages everyone to learn stroke’s warning signs and take steps to reduce their risks for this potentially disabling and deadly condition.