New Jersey has spent $1.6 million of your tax dollars to send 513 undocumented immigrants to college. NJ.com reports that the funding for the this program comes from taxpayers via grants and scholarships to people who live in this country illegally.
The toll you pay on the Delaware Memorial Bridge is going up from four to five dollars per crossing. The new toll hike will go into effect on May 1st. The fare hike will generate another $32 million in toll revenue each year.
An organized bear hunt in New Jersey is legal, and will be allowed to continue. A state appeals court struck down a request by an animal protection group who tried to stop future bear hunts in New Jersey. The hunt has been held annually for the past eight years to thin out the herd of…
A list containing the names of priests who allegedly were abusive in New Jersey is expected to be released by the Archdiocese of Newark on Wednesday. Some priests showed up in Newark Tuesday expecting the list to be revealed, but it never was. State officials launched a massive investigation into sexual abuse by priests.
A staffer for former Governor Chris Christie is trying to stay out of prison via the United States Supreme Court. Bridget Anne Kelly was denied a request for a rehearing on the case by the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia. The 46 year old Kelly and another official caused a traffic jam in…
Governor Phil Murphy’s job approval rating is virtually unchanged from last year. A new Monmouth University poll gives Murphy 43 percent approval in New Jersey, down by just one percentage point from last year. Murphy’s approval rating is lower than his two predecessors at this point of his administration.
All state offices and state courts are closed on Tuesday due to the winter storm that is impacting the northern portion of the State. Governor Phil Murphy had ordered a delayed opening, but reconsidered and shut all offices for the day. Only essential employees must report to work.
It has not been a great day for air travel in New Jersey due to the storm that is bringing ice and snow to the northern part of the state. More than 100 flights were cancelled Tuesday at Newark’s Liberty International Airport, and hundreds of additional delays are reported in Philadelphia and New York City.…
New Jersey offices are opening two hours late on Tuesday due to the winter storm that will largely impact the northern part of the state. Governor Murphy announced the late opening late last night, following his declared State of Emergency. Three to six inches of snow, plus some ice, are expected north of Trenton.
Governor Phil Murphy has declared a State of Emergency for Tuesday in advance of a winter storm that will bring ice and snow to the northern portion of the State. Murphy says there will be a travel ban on commercial vehicles on state roadways and there’s some uncertainty to this storm from forecasters.