TRENTON – The state Assembly approved a package of Democrat-sponsored bills aimed at increasing legislative oversight at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (Port Authority) on Thursday.
TRENTON – The Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) yesterday honored the winners from its annual “Proms and Alcohol Don’t Mix” public service announcement contest at the State Museum.
NEWARK — City of Orange Township two-term Councilman Hassan Abdul-Rasheed joins Maplewood Mayor Vic DeLuca and Irvington Councilman David Lyons in endorsing Newark Councilman Ron C. Rice in the 10th District Congressional race.
STATE – According to a report released this week by the Economic Policy Institute, a proposal to raise New Jersey’s minimum wage would help the state’s economy and more than 300,000 New Jersey workers.
TRENTON – The Assembly approved a bill Thursday that would modernize the rules governing the formation of limited liability companies in New Jersey by a vote of 77-1.
SANDY HOOK–Bidding a formal farewell to a winter that felt more like spring, the New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium (NJSGC) kicked off the Jersey Shore summer season at its 10th annual State of the Shore Media Event Thursday on Sandy Hook.
NEWARK — NJ Transit is kicking off the unofficial start of summer with “early getaway” rail and bus service today for the benefit of customers leaving work early for the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
PRINCETON — The Princeton Battlefield Society presents “Washington at Princeton” this weekend. On May 26 and 27, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day at the Princeton Battlefield Park, the Battle of Princeton will be commemorated.
TRENTON – The Assembly has approved a Democrat-sponsored bill that would increase New Jersey’s hourly minimum wage to $8.50 and require the rate to then be adjusted annually based on the Consumer Price Index by a 46-33 vote.
TRENTON – A three-month fact-finding review of intelligence-gathering conducted by the New York Police Department (NYPD) in New Jersey has revealed no evidence to date that NYPD’s activities in the state violated New Jersey civil or criminal laws, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa said today.