TRENTON – Republican state Sen. Joe Kyrillos, who introduced the original tenure reform legislation signed Monday by Gov. Chris Christie, today proposed a new bill to make additional changes to teacher tenure in New Jersey.
TRENTON – In just two short years, the cost of living for seniors on a fixed income in New Jersey has increased 8 percent, according to statistics released today by the New Jersey Foundation for Aging (NJFA).
NEWARK — One year after beginning its Scorecard initiative, NJ Transit posted an overall customer satisfaction rating of 6.0 systemwide, achieving the agency’s Fiscal Year 2012 goal with its fourth quarter results.
TRENTON — The Department of Health will open the Medicinal Marijuana Program (MMP) Patient Registry tomorrow, allowing qualified patients and their caregivers to apply for identification cards.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie conditionally vetoed legislation that would have created a registration and reporting system for tigers held in captivity in New Jersey in order to discourage the worldwide black market for tiger body parts today.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie vetoed a bill that would have permitted New Jersey parents to enter into gestational carrier agreements to have someone else carry their baby to term and give birth.
STATE — New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of New York Blood Center (NYBC) is asking for the public’s help to maintain an adequate three-to-five day supply of O-negative blood.
TRENTON—Gov. Chris Christie signed a law establishing of a rebate program designed to encourage convenience betting options for horseracing patrons.
TRENTON –A Salem City has been convicted of attempted murder and kidnapping in connection with an incident last year in which he held his girlfriend and her three children hostage and fired on responding law enforcement officers, wounding a county investigator and a police dog, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
TRENTON — Two pieces of legislation aimed at promoting investment in higher education infrastructure in over two decades have been signed by Governor Christie today.