PRINCETON — The New Jersey Sierra Club hosted their Annual Appreciation Day event to recognize the work being done by Sierra Club volunteers, lawmakers and activists to protect New Jersey’s environment.
TRENTON – People receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will soon receive 25 percent of their October monthly allotment to allow them to replace some of the food they may have lost due to storm-related power outages.
TRENTON – PATH rail service resumed today, Nov. 12, at the Newark Penn and Harrison stations in New Jersey to Manhattan beginning at 5 a.m. Trains will run in both directions until 10 p.m. between Newark Penn Station and 33rd Street in New York.
NORTH BRUNSWICK— This weekend, the American Red Cross had a major effort underway to hand out relief supplies while continuing to provide meals, shelter and comfort to people throughout New Jersey.
NEWARK – NJ Transit has restored limited service on the Morris & Essex lines, including limited Midtown Direct – Morristown service. Midtown Direct – Gladstone and Montclair remain out of service.
NEW BRUNSWICK- A toll-free legal aid line is now available for people facing legal issues due to Hurricane Sandy.
NEW YORK, N.Y.– UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) and its benefits and services businesses, UnitedHealthcare and Optum, are donating $1 million to support relief efforts for New York and New Jersey communities devastated by Hurricane Sandy.
STATE– Thousands of households in New Jersey are still without power as a result of damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. To assist those affected, Verizon has opened certain stores as free charging stations in the impacted areas.
TRENTON – To help ease monetary losses created by Superstorm Sandy and speed the economic recovery of the restaurant industry in New Jersey, Assemblyman Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr. today announced plans to introduce legislation that would create a month-long, one-time sales tax collection exemption on meal purchases made in New Jersey restaurants.