WASHINGTON, D.C. – Thirteen New Jersey counties are eligible to receive federal disaster aid to supplement the costs of snow removal and repairs related to the Dec. 26-27, 2010 blizzard.
STATE – Another winter storm is expected to bring more snow and ice to northern and central New Jersey tomorrow.
TRENTON — A suspended detective with the New Jersey State Police was indicted today for allegedly holding an unauthorized full-time job as an investigator for a private insurance company and performing that job while on duty for the State Police, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
TRENTON – With the big game just days away, highway traffic safety and law enforcement officials are reminding motorists of the life-saving importance of staying safe and sober on the roadways during this upcoming weekend.
STATE – New Jersey’s state government will face a shortfall of up to $10.6 billion by 2016, according to a report by the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers.
STATE — In recognition of February as American Heart Month and Feb. 4 as National Wear Red Day, Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh encouraged both women and men to make healthier lifestyle choices to help reduce their risk of heart disease – the nation’s and New Jersey’s leading cause of death in both women and men.
STATE — The US Coast Guard and Maritime Administration will hold a series of public hearings next week on a proposal by Liberty Natural Gas to build an industrial facility off Asbury Park to import liquefied natural gas (LNG).
NEWARK — The Twelve Visions Party of New Jersey, the first political party running on the premise, “Make all the people rich, including the poor”, has scheduled its third State Convention for Saturday, March 19, at the Newark Symphony Hall in Newark.
Blood Drive • Feb. 5 from 12:30 –6:30 p.m. and Feb. 6 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.– Jersey Gardens Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566
HAMILTON – AAA, the leading provider of roadside assistance, responded to nearly 54,000 calls in January 2011 throughout New Jersey, a 21 percent increase compared to January 2010.