TRENTON– Today, Gov. Chris Christie announced the selection of Christopher Cerf as his nominee for New Jersey Education Commissioner.
STATE – AAA Mid-Atlantic projections indicate that over 2.2 million New Jersey residents will travel 50 miles or more from home for Christmas and New Year’s, a 2.6% increase compared to the 2009 holiday season.
STATE –Environmentalists oppose two bills sponsored by Assemblywoman Annette Quijano that they say will weaken environmental standards and muzzle opportunities for public input on state regulations.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission is reminding customers of upcoming agency and inspection station closings during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.
TRENTON–Winter is coming soon, and that means snow, frozen ponds and wind chills hovering around zero. Before spending anytime outdoors in these conditions, the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services urges everyone to properly prepare themselves for the cold weather and be alert to hypothermia and frostbite – two common winter health hazards.
TRENTON — The Legislature should wait until a report studying the effectiveness of New Jersey’s defunct tax credits for movie companies is completed before resuscitating the program, Assemblyman David W. Wolfe, said Thursday.
LINDEN — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Nick Scutari said New Jersey State Supreme Court Justice Roberto Rivera-Soto is in contempt of the law and should step down.
NEWARK–On Tuesday, Dec. 14, eight-year-old Justin Martin and his father delivered 100 bears from Build-A-Bear Workshop to Children’s Hospital of New Jersey.
TRENTON – A package of bills aimed at helping New Jersey’s casino and horse racing industries were advanced Thursday by an Assembly panel.
TRENTON — With colder weather taking hold and the official start of winter less than a week away, the state Department of Environmental Protection is urging New Jersey’s residents to be thoughtful of their neighbors when burning wood for heat.