NEWARK — NJ Transit announced several adjustments to its emergency trans-Hudson transportation plan, which will take effect on Monday.
HAMILTON–AAA projects over one million New Jerseyans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
TRENTON – State Sen. Linda R. Greenstein (D-Middlesex/Mercer) today introduced legislation to protect residents of retirement communities during an emergency by requiring the installation of electrical generators in common areas of the development, such as community rooms or clubhouses, for their use as shelters during long periods without power.
STATE–The New Jersey Judiciary will provide attorneys and self-represented litigants with free replacement copies of any court papers in pending cases that were lost during Hurricane Sandy, Chief Justice Stuart Rabner announced today.
TRENTON – New Jersey will receive approximately $2.54 million as a result of its participation in a multi-state settlement with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) that resolves allegations the company misrepresented the cardiovascular safety of its diabetes drug Avandia, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced today.
TRENTON — A proposal by state Senators Jennifer Beck (R- Monmouth) and Robert W. Singer (R- Ocean) to extend tax benefits to eligible veterans residing in continuing care retirement communities has been approved by the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee.
TRENTON – Even though New Jersey lost 11,700 jobs in October, according to data released today by the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development, the unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage point to 9.7 percent.
NEWARK – Two union officers from Local 164 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) were arrested today in connection with an embezzlement scheme that defrauded the union and its Apprentice Program of $350,000, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
NEWARK – The State Division of Consumer Affairs is citing 10 unregistered home improvement contractors, and assessing civil penalties of $2,500 each, resulting from an “Undercover House” operation conducted in partnership with the Mercer County Office of Consumer Affairs, officials announced today.
STATE – American Humane Association’s Red Star™ Animal Emergency Services team has been on the scene in the Northeast corridor for the past two weeks providing essential rescue, treatment, and shelter services, as well as emergency food, supplies, and medicine to cold, hungry and frightened animals caught in the path of Superstorm Sandy.