Food banks usually expect to see a decline in donations over the summer, when many households are on vacation. Under normal circumstances they also expect to restock their shelves when donations swing back up again in the fall. However, this year promises to be anything but normal.
NEW PROVIDENCE – The percentage of drivers registered to be organ and tissue donors at North and Central New Jersey motor vehicle agencies has spiked 10 percent in the first six months of this year, with the greatest increase at the motor vehicle agency in Newark, according to a first-ever report on the topic from NJ Sharing Network.
TRENTON – The state will award $3 million in grants to 59 municipalities to promote safety along designated Safe Corridor highway segments and to advance local projects that promote safety for bicyclists.
NEWARK – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the New Jersey Bureau of Securities have sued a Jersey City-based investment firm and its executives, charging that they defrauded investors and raised approximately $12 million through the sale of unregistered securities.