NEWARK —Residents of all 21 New Jersey counties are now eligible to apply for federal aid, including temporary housing, federal grants, and low-interest loans to help cover the cost of repairs to residences and personal property.
TRENTON – Assembly Democrats Ralph Caputo and Joseph Cryan on Friday announced they will be introducing legislation to require all New Jersey gas stations to have generators, but also provide low-interest government loans to help pay for the equipment.
HIGHLAND PARK – Several places of worship are organizing a benefit concert to raise money and collect supplies for the victims of Hurricane Sandy, which tore through parts of the East Coast leaving death, destruction and displaced people in its path.
TRENTON–Customers are also reminded that all Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) facilities will be closed tomorrow, Nov. 6 in recognition of Election Day.
BOSTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is urging workers and members of the public engaged in Hurricane Sandy cleanup and recovery efforts in New York, New Jersey and the New England states to be aware of the hazards they might encounter and the steps they should take to protect themselves.
TRENTON – As temperatures become colder, households without electricity are turning to home heating alternatives, which can be dangerous if not properly used.
STATE — New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of New York Blood Center (NYBC), serving more than 20 million people in New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, and New Jersey, is asking for post-hurricane emergency blood donations.
STATE – To help residents of the areas hardest-hit by Hurricane Sandy to finding gasoline, GasBuddy developers and created an online tool to track where gasoline is available.
TRENTON — The Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund is raising funds and resources to help New Jersey families impacted by the devastation of the storm. To make donations online, visit www.SandyNJReliefFund.org