Governor Phil Murphy is promising another quarter billion dollars in property tax relief, but only if his millionaires’ tax is approved in Trenton. Murphy says the state saw a windfall in tax revenues and he can provide the tax relief but only if the State Legislature agrees to his new millionaires’ tax.
A 22 year old West Orange man has been arrested after he was videotaped urinating on a marked police vehicle outside of a movie theater over the weekend. Tauqeer Boyd was arrested less than 24 hours after the incident. Police in the city say they will not tolerate that level of disrespect.
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker is now proposing stricter laws when it comes to obtaining a firearms license. Booker announced today that he would like a new program that would require an applicant to pass a safety course, have a background check, and obtain a license before owning a weapon. Booker says it’s time to…
Both the Mega Millions and Powerball lottery jackpots are offering prizes worth nine figures. There were no winners in the Saturday night Powerball drawing, pushing the estimated top prize for Wednesday’s drawing to $215 million.
There were no winners in Friday night’s Mega Millions lottery jackpot drawing. That means the estimated jackpot for Tuesday night’s drawing will be $273 million, with a $167 million cash option. There was only one Match 5 winning ticket, sold in New York.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has signed a bill that is supposed to enhance access to public beaches. The measure recognizes the Public Trust Doctrine and is intended to improve beach access in northern New Jersey where in some towns, access is limited. This new access law ties beach fill projects to adequate public access.
New Jersey senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker want some answers from the Consumer Safety Product Commission on beach umbrellas. Both lawmakers are concerned about the safety of the umbrellas after one woman on a New Jersey beach suffered an impaled ankle after an umbrella became airborne. Existing safety standards will be examined.
There were no winners in last night’s Powerball lottery drawing. The estimated jackpot for the drawing on Saturday night will be just shy of $200 million. There were no $2 million winners in the Match 5 portion of last night’s drawing.
The next time you fill up at the pump, chances are you will be paying three dollars per gallon for gasoline. Gas prices throughout New Jersey are climbing this week, and some local gas stations are reporting three dollar prices. Analysts say the good news is gas prices are not expected to remain much above…
There were no top prize jackpot tickets sold for the Mega Millions drawing last night, pushing the jackpot for the next drawing to $229 million. However, one ticket was sold worth $1 million somewhere in New Jersey. That ticket matched five numbers, but not the Mega Ball.