AVENEL – State Office of Weights and Measures officers have cited 49 gold and jewelry buying businesses with more than 1,600 summonses for alleged violations of state statutes, during a just-concluded statewide inspection sweep that found inaccurate scales that misweighed items and resulted in consumers receiving less money.
WILDWOOD – On Thursday, Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced a comprehensive law enforcement and public awareness effort by the Divisions of Alcoholic Beverage Control and Highway Traffic Safety to combat underage drinking in Jersey Shore resort areas this summer.
NEWARK— NJ TRANSIT will offer “early getaway” rail and bus service on Friday, July 2, for the benefit of customers leaving work early for the Independence Day holiday weekend.
STATE — The Judiciary has expanded its electronic filing system, JEFIS, to include foreclosure cases in order to accommodate a 200 percent increase in foreclosure filings since 2005, Chief Justice Stuart Rabner announced Thursday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – New unemployment claims are on the rise, according to data released today by the federal Department of Labor.
NEWARK– The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) and New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program™ will continue the federally-funded appliance rebate program, beginning on July 1.
TRENTON – Commissioner Jim Simpson kicked off July 4th weekend by encouraging motorists to exercise caution as they travel to holiday destinations.
TRENTON – With dry conditions expected to persist across the state heading into the Fourth of July weekend, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin urged residents and visitors to exercise common sense and caution to prevent wildfires.
TRENTON — Some of the DEP’s greenest places — its state parks — will become even greener when it comes to energy efficiency, Commissioner Bob Martin announced Wednesday.
STATE – New Jersey businesses will face an average annual payroll tax increase of about $130 per employee to help restore the state’s insolvent unemployment insurance trust fund.