State News

Homeland Security Office Partners With Target Corporation To Help Communities Restore Essential Services Post-Emergencies

MOUNT LAUREL – New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness (OHSP) Director Charles B. McKenna announced today that his office has entered into an agreement with Target Corporation which will enable state and local emergency management officials to partner with Target to help restore essential services to communities affected by any type of large-scale emergency.

14 Gas Stations Accused Of Selling Lower-Than-Advertised Octane Fuel

AVENEL – The New Jersey Office of Weights and Measures (OWM), within the State Division of Consumer Affairs, today joined the Bergen County, Camden County, Gloucester County, and Middlesex County offices of weights and measures, in announcing charges against 14 gas stations accused of misleading consumers by selling fuel with octane levels lower than those advertised on the pumps.

Officials Encourage Residents To Get Tested For HIV

STATE – Dec. 1 marks the 24th anniversary of World AIDS Day – a time to reflect on the impact of HIV/AIDS and advancements in its treatment. Health and Senior Services Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd also took the opportunity to encourage everybody to learn their HIV status and take steps to improve one’s health.