UTICA, N.Y. — The British Petroleum (BP) oil spill off the Atlantic Coast has not dissuaded a majority of likely voters from supporting the Obama Administration’s plans to allow for expansion of off-shore drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, according to a recent Zogby Interactive poll.
TRENTON – With black bears now entering their most active period of the year as they search for food and mates, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin urged residents to follow some simple precautions to reduce the risk of bad encounters with bruins.
NEW BRUNSWICK – New Jersey chalked up one of the top 10 spots for state preschool education according to the annual survey of state-funded preschool programs released today.
TRENTON – Many products we use every day – household cleaning products, paints, air fresheners and glues, to name just a few – contain a class of pollutants known as volatile organic compounds that contribute to the formation of smog.
SOMERSET — May 12 is the deadline to apply for Federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA), which is available for persons, including self-employed individuals, who are unemployed as a direct result of damages caused the severe storms and flooding of mid-March.
FLORHAM PARK—May is National Bike Month and with a growing number of bicyclists on roadways, AAA encourages all motorists to respectfully share the road with cyclists.
SOMERSET—Those who suffered losses or damages as a result of the severe storms and flooding of mid-March and who live or have a business in the New Jersey counties declared disaster areas by President Obama under the April 2, 2010 declaration have less than a month left to apply for disaster assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
A group of state legislators are hoping to convince Gov. Christie to freeze a law that requires special license-plate decals for all drivers under 21 who have probationary licenses, according to a Cliffview Pilot report by Jerry DeMarco.
NEWARK—Do reflux or heartburn affect the way you live? Do you have to limit what you eat and drink and manage how late at night you eat, as well as portion size? Are you concerned about the long-term adverse effects or costs of daily anti-reflux medications?
STATE — The NJEA filed suit against the State of New Jersey Wednesday over recently enacted legislation which will take 1.5 percent of salary from public school employees as a requirement to qualify for health insurance coverage.