STATE — The 195,000-member New Jersey Education Association endorsed Democrat Barbara Buono for governor this weekend.
TRENTON — Hurricane Sandy survivors who had storm-related damages in New Jersey have just two weeks left to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Federal disaster assistance applications are due by Monday, April 1.
ATLANTIC CITY –The Division of Gaming Enforcement announced today the temporary adoption of regulations which authorize Atlantic City casinos to offer fantasy sports tournaments to their patrons. The regulations will become effective April 22, 2013.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.48 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 1.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.65 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
TRENTON — The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced the start of a safety improvement and congestion relief project along a 1.25 mile stretch of Route 35 between Greenwood Drive and Prospect Avenue in Aberdeen, Monmouth County and Old Bridge, Middlesex County on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – New Jersey’s US senators, Robert Menendez and Frank R. Lautenberg, today announced that the state has been awarded over $24.1 million to support hundreds of homeless projects through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Continuum of Care program.
TRENTON – As St. Patrick’s Day approaches, the Division of Highway Traffic Safety is reminding drivers and pedestrians to take precautions to ensure their holiday celebrations do not end in tragedy.
STATE – U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez is under investigation by a federal grand jury in Miami, three sources told the Washington Post.
TRENTON – An Assembly panel unanimously released a bill to create a pilot program to help motor fuel dealers install equipment needed to use generators during power outages was released unanimously Thursday by an Assembly panel.
NEWARK – An online database launched in late January and listing all vehicles issued flood or salvage titles since Superstorm Sandy flooded large areas of New Jersey has doubled in size and currently lists 26,000 vehicles, officials announced today.