Category: State News

NJ Congressman To Introduce Mental Health Bill

BRIDGEWATER – At the Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center in Bridgewater, Congressman Leonard Lance today announced that he will introduce legislation titled the ‘Excellence in Mental Health Act.’ Lance’s measure would seek to strengthen our Nation’s mental health services.

Gas Price Drop Offers Motorists Some Relief

STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 4.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.54 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 3,525 gas outlets in New Jersey. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.70 per gallon , according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Sandy Assistance Deadline Extended Until April 1

TRENTON – New Jersey residents impacted by Superstorm Sandy now have until April 1, 2013 to register for individual disaster assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The deadline extension applies for homeowner, renter, and business registration with the Small Business Administration (SBA) for Disaster Loan Assistance, another important step in the disaster relief process to ensure survivors obtain all relief they are eligible for.