TRENTON – Legislation to create the Back to Work NJ program intended to stimulate job growth by allowing unemployed New Jerseyans to receive workplace training from a potential employer was released Wednesday by an Assembly panel.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee approved legislation yesterday that would bring New Jersey’s unemployment benefits system in line with 21st century technology and help struggling out-of-work residents more easily manage their benefits.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee on Wednesday approved a bill to provide Corporate Business and Gross Income Tax credits to employers who hire post-secondary students for internships.
RIDGEFIELD PARK – A Bronx man was arrested following a traffic stop this week when a state police trooper spotted hundreds of suspected counterfeit movies and CDs in his vehicle.
STATE – At least one New Jersey lawmaker has concerns about President Barack Obama’s compromise plan to preserve Bush-era tax cuts that was unveiled yesterday.
EAST RUTHERFORD – A bill which will make New Jersey the state with the most comprehensive concussion prevention and treatment law in the country was signed into law Tuesday at a ceremony at the new Meadowlands Stadium.
TRENTON — The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced a realigned and renamed Safety Service Patrol program that brings new focus to the core mission of fighting roadway congestion.
TRENTON –A Springfield Certified Public Accountant pleaded guilty Tuesday to preparing false tax returns for his clients, IRS officials said.
TRENTON — Bank of America will pay $67 million under a multi-state settlement for its alleged involvement in a nationwide scheme to rig bids and engage in other anti-competitive conduct that defrauded state agencies, municipalities, school districts and not-for-profit entities in their purchase of municipal bond derivatives, New Jersey’s Attorney General’s Office announced.
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