TRENTON — The New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center’s (TBBC) Braille and Audio Reading Download service (BARD) for the blind and physically handicapped registered over 1,000 users just six months after assuming the administration of the program in NJ from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS), Library of Congress.
TRENTON – Assembly Transportation Chairman John Wisniewski said that documents obtained through an Open Public Records Act request provide no justification for Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to terminate the ARC Tunnel project.
TRENTON – According to preliminary estimates, jobholding in New Jersey declined in September for both the private and public sectors.
WALL TOWNSHIP –Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez today joined NASCAR driver Ryan Truex, the Truex family and others in the racing community at Wall Stadium to unveil the state’s new line of NASCAR-themed license plates.
TRENTON – New Jersey officials are warning residents to be wary of telephone scam artists claiming to represent the Lottery.
FLORHAM PARK–The AAA Clubs of New Jersey joined Assemblyman John Wisniewski and other teen driver advocates Tuesday to support increasing teen driver education requirements.
TRENTON – A bill that would provide funding to help local governments clean up contaminated properties has received approval from the Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee
TRENTON – Two bills intended to make it easier for consumers and businesses to pay utility bills electronically have received final legislative approval.
NEWARK – Wal-Mart, following a finding that it sold or offered to sell expired infant formula and non-prescription drugs to consumers, has entered into settlement with the state to pay $775,000 and revise its business practices to comply with state laws and regulations, under terms of a Final Consent Judgment that resolves a 2008 lawsuit.
TRENTON – Following the State Comptroller’s release of a scathing audit of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority yesterday, Turnpike Authority Chairman James Simpson and Executive Director Ronnie Hakim outlined a series of reform measures the agency is implementing to combat abuse and improve efficiency in accordance with best public agency practices.