TRENTON – Senator Nicholas Scutari (D-Union) today announced he has introduced legislation to modernize the state’s marriage license requirements, which he says would give New Jersey’s tourism and hospitality industry a competitive advantage over states across the region and the country.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Wednesday, Nov. 30, will be the final day for families, individuals, and businesses in New Jersey that suffered damages from Hurricane Irene from Aug. 27 through Sept. 5 to apply for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Small Business Administration (SBA).
TRENTON – Assembly panel approved two bills Monday that would help towns provide long-term solutions to ward off future flooding problems.
CAMDEN – Building on New Jersey’s existing prisoner re-entry, rehabilitation and prevention programs, Gov. Chris Christie today outlined an initiative to help more offenders get the support they need to successfully re-enter society, break the cycle of criminality and lead productive lives.
NEPTUNE – New Jersey residents whose homes and properties sustained damage in Hurricane Irene have until Nov. 30 to register for assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
TRENTON – An Assembly panel on Monday approved legislation to protect sexually exploited minors.
WESTFIELD — The holiday season is here and this year the American Red Cross is urging people to give something that means something by donating to the Red Cross and helping those in need.
LAWRENCE — This holiday season, BedBug Central will coordinate with pest control companies in Pennsylvania and New Jersey to provide charitable bed bug services for those who are suffering from bed bug infestations and do not have the means to improve their situation.
TRENTON – Assembly committees will consider renewed legislation to create the Back to Work NJ job creation program and bills to, assist local governments repair Hurricane Irene damage, promote teen driver safety, and the state’s wine industry, and help juveniles forced into prostitution get services they need.
HOBOKEN –U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) joined Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer, Jorge Silva-Puras, Regional Administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration, Women Impacting Public Policy and the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) at “Big Fun Toys” store earlier this week to promote Small Business Saturday, an event encouraging residents to shop locally for holiday gifts. Small Business Saturday will be held on Saturday, Nov. 26.