TRENTON — The Assembly Republican caucus has unanimously elected Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (R-Union) as its new Leader, and Assemblyman Dave Rible (R-Monmouth) as its new Conference Leader.
A billionaire Wyoming investor has pledged to give up to a half-million dollars in matching funds to an outside spending group that supports Pennsylvania Republican Rick Santorum.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Internal Revenue Service opened the 2012 electronic tax return filing season today with a reminder to taxpayers that e-file remains the best way to get fast refunds and ensure accurate tax returns.
STATE – Gov. Chris Christie spoke in support of the Educational Opportunity Scholarship Act last week.
TRENTON – A bill to permit direct shipping by New Jersey wineries has been signed into law. The new law (A-4436), which was approved 51-18-4 by the Assembly last week, revises the statutes governing the sale and distribution of products…
PERTH AMBOY – A 63-year-old Perth Amboy pedestrian was struck and killed in a motor vehicle accident on Saturday night in the area of Pfeiffer Boulevard and Columbus Drive, police said.
STATE – Nearly half (47%) of New Jersey consumers expect to be better off financially this year, while fewer than one-in-five (19%) expect to be worse off, according to a quarterly consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie will give his annual State of the State speech today at 3 p.m. It was originally scheduled for last Tuesday, but Christie postponed it out of respect for Assembly Republican Leader Alex DeCroce, who died suddenly the night before.
COLONIA — Sample the best food and drinks that Colonia has to offer at The “Taste of Colonia” on Friday, Feb. 3, from 6-9 p.m. Hosted by the Colonia Corner and the Colonia Country Club, the “Taste of Colonia” offers a wide variety of culinary delicacies from restaurants and caterers in Colonia and the surrounding area.