TRENTON – Workers in New Jersey will see at least one tax rate cut in 2011. The employee payroll tax rate for the Family Leave Insurance (FLI) program will be adjusted downward beginning Jan. 1, 2011, giving the state’s economy an estimated $57 million boost.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Approximately 3,901 wanted persons from across New
Jersey voluntarily turned themselves in at Fugitive Safe Surrender, held
Nov. 3-6, at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in
Somerset. Because not all cases have been processed, the total is
still being counted and is expected to approximate 4,000.
TRENTON – Assembly Democrats will make another attempt to restore funding for women’s health care and challenge the Christie administration’s medical marijuana use rules today. Lawmakers will also consider a bill to abolish the Council on Affordable Housing.
STATE — Veteran’s Day is Thursday, Nov. 11 and New Jersey Blood Services is calling upon the community to donate blood in recognition of our veterans, and in honor of those who currently serve to protect our country and freedom.
TRENTON – Looking to provide Garden State residents with another way to show their team pride, the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) today began the sale of license plates that honor the area’s basketball teams – the New Jersey Nets, the Philadelphia 76ers and the New York Knicks.
FAR HILLS – The March of Dimes recently held its annual real estate event at the U.S. Golf Association Museum in Far Hills. Changed from the award breakfast of the past, this real estate award cocktail reception is a testimonial event focused on both real estate and related industries.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Approximately 1,400 individuals from across New Jersey have turned themselves in at Fugitive Safe Surrender as of noon today, the mid-point of the four-day event, officials said.
TRENTON –The Division of Criminal Justice today obtained an indictment charging the leader and 18 alleged members and associates of the Nine Trey Headbustas set of the Bloods gang, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
TRENTON –Former state Assemblyman Neil M. Cohen was sentenced to prison today for distributing child pornography, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. –In the week ending Oct. 30, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 457,000, an increase of 20,000 from the previous week’s revised figure of 437,000.