TRENTON–Winter is coming soon, and that means snow, frozen ponds and wind chills hovering around zero. Before spending anytime outdoors in these conditions, the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services urges everyone to properly prepare themselves for the cold weather and be alert to hypothermia and frostbite – two common winter health hazards.
TRENTON — The Legislature should wait until a report studying the effectiveness of New Jersey’s defunct tax credits for movie companies is completed before resuscitating the program, Assemblyman David W. Wolfe, said Thursday.
TRENTON – Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot is worth $123 million.
LINDEN — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Nick Scutari said New Jersey State Supreme Court Justice Roberto Rivera-Soto is in contempt of the law and should step down.
PLAINFIELD — Mayor Sharon Robinson-Briggs fired city administrator Bibi Taylor, removing her from office effective Christmas Day — nine days before she is due to deliver her third child.
RAHWAY — A new restaurant is opening in Rahway, in the location where El Bodegon closed in February.
UNION COUNTY – The county will be accepting bids for a project at the 20-acre Ponderosa Farms property in Scotch Plains early next year, but interested contractors will have to spend $350 to buy a description to find out what the work entails.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Police have been setting up sobriety checkpoints around the county as part of an effort to keep motorists safe during the holiday season, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced yesterday.
NEWARK–On Tuesday, Dec. 14, eight-year-old Justin Martin and his father delivered 100 bears from Build-A-Bear Workshop to Children’s Hospital of New Jersey.