STATE – Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have risen 7.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.52 per gallon yesterday.
NEWARK – A State Superior Court judge today granted the application submitted by Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the Division of Consumer Affairs and ordered the immediate impounding of the pickup truck that the two operators of an allegedly bogus charity used to solicit donations they claimed were for surviving family members of emergency responders who died at the World Trade Center on 9-11.
TRENTON – NJDOT officials today announced a resurfacing and roadway repair project to address deteriorated sections of pavement on Route 35 between Middletown in Monmouth County and South Amboy in Middlesex County.
TRENTON – Environmentalists were outraged last week when Gov. Chris Christie vetoed an attempt by Democrats in the state Legislature to return the Garden State to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
TRENTON — Caren Franzini, the highly regarded head of the state’s Economic Development Authority, announced last week she is resigning and will end her 18-year tenure as chief executive officer on Sept. 30.
NEWARK – An executive with global pharmaceuticals giant Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. was arrested this morning on insider trading charges related to allegedly illegal trades he made based on information concerning three of the company’s acquisition targets, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
STATE – A Maplewood man is one of a growing number of former Eagle Scouts who have resigned their rank in protest of the Boy Scouts of America’s continuing opposition to homosexual scouts.
STATE — Verizon Communications makes residential telephone service more affordable in its service area by offering Communications Lifeline service for qualified, low-income customers.
TRENTON – A delegation from the state of Ohio including judges, court administrators, representative from the Ohio Department of Youth Services, and other stakeholders, are in New Jersey to attend a two-day working session designed to help Ohio replicate New Jersey’s success in juvenile detention reform.