STATE — New Jerseyans continue to be gloomy about their household finances. According to the most recent consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business, just one in five New Jerseyans (21%) report they are better off than a year ago.
TRENTON – Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced today that the owner of several New Jersey loan modification companies has agreed to pay the state $805,000 and stay out of the foreclosure rescue business to resolve allegations he defrauded struggling homeowners who sought help in staving off foreclosure.
JERSEY CITY– Junior goalkeeper LAURA ROBINSON (Edison, NJ/Edison) set a school record for saves in a victory with 16, including a remarkable diving stop and catch of a penalty kick as New Jersey City University defeated Montclair State University for the first time since 1994, posting a critical 3-1 New Jersey Athletic Conference victory on Saturday afternoon at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.
HILLSIDE – The College of New Jersey defeated host Kean University, 2-1, in New Jersey Athletic Conference men’s soccer action on Saturday afternoon.
MONTCLAIR–Four-time defending New Jersey Athletic Conference champion Montclair State University received goals from five different players and outshot New Jersey City University, 21-4, en route to a 5-0 NJAC men’s soccer win on Saturday night at the MSU Soccer Park.
EWING – The College of New Jersey scored a pair of second-half goals to defeat Kean University, 2-0, in New Jersey Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon.
UNION – Senior running back Jay Gwaltney posted his second straight 200-yard rushing game and scored four touchdowns to lift the Kean University football team to a 35-14 win over visiting Western Connecticut State University in New Jersey Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon.
UNION – The Kean University tennis team defeated Hunter College, 6-3, in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.
PURCHASE, N.Y.– The Kean University women’s volleyball team swept in tri-match action this afternoon defeating both the College of Staten Island and Manhattanville College, 3-0.
NEW YORK, N.Y. — New Jersey City University junior outside hitter TABITHA JORDAN (West New York, NJ/Memorial) notched her third consecutive double-double and the 16th of her career with 16 digs and 11 kills but it wasn’t enough as Hunter College defeated the Gothic Knights, 3-0 (25-21, 25-14, 25-16) in a non-conference match on Friday night.
JERSEY CITY–The New Jersey City University women’s volleyball New Jersey Athletic Conference match against Kean University, that originally was noted as a league forfeit on October 12, has instead been rescheduled.
UNION – The Kean University field hockey team used a balanced scoring attack as they defeated Richard Stockton College, 3-0, Friday evening in New Jersey Athletic Conference action.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee will meet Monday to consider legislation to reform arbitration rules and limit sick leave payouts for public workers. The Assembly State Government Committee, meanwhile, will discuss civil service reform.