Sports betting will come to Delaware before it comes to New Jersey. Delaware plans to launch sports betting on Monday, while New Jersey lags behind. Dover Downs and Delaware Park will be two locations where sports betting will occur.
New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney promises a government shutdown at the end of June unless New Jersey’s problematic school funding formula is fixed. Sweeney says he will again shut down the State unless lawmakers approve his latest plan. He says the current funding formula is unfair to taxpayers.
Three additional Sears department stores are closing in New Jersey in the latest round of downsizing. Sears located in Ocean, Burlington, and Lawrenceville will all shutter their doors. Sears identified 100 stores that were not making a profit and will close 72 of them.
A real estate sign that was swept away from the Jersey Shore during Hurricane Sandy washed up on a beach in Bordeaux, France. NJ.com reports that the sign was recovered 4,000 miles away from the Jersey Shore and just landed on a beach. The sign was lost during the storm, but the house made out…
A new bill signed into law by Governor Murphy requires all state residents to have health insurance. If they don’t, they pay a tax. State residents can satisfy the requirement for health insurance through their employer or a government program. The measure was largely supported by democrats.
The 77 year old driver of a school bus that was involved in a fatal accident earlier this month has been released from jail pending his trail. A judge ruled Wednesday that Hudy Muldrow may remain free on bail but must check in twice a month; his license has also been suspended. Muldrow has been…
Layoffs will begin in about three weeks at the Oyster Creek nuclear power plant in New Jersey, which is being shut down. NJ.com reports that 84 workers will be let go by June 22nd. The remaining 400 employees will remain to assist with the decommissioning process.
Two more New Jersey residents have admitted to major fraud for stealing money from victims that was intended for home repairs following Hurricane Sandy. State officials say 42 year old Jeffrey Colmyer and 34 year old Tiffany Cimino of Little Egg Harbor pleaded guilty to charges on Tuesday. The couple was arrested back in 2016.
Four by four vehicles will be banned on the north end beaches of Brigantine due to the appearance of the few remaining piping plovers and red knot birds. The state has now limited vehicle accident only those who want to fish, and they must purchase a Mobile Sport Fishing permit.
A 77 year old man who was driving the school bus that was involved in a deadly accident earlier this month in northern New Jersey had his court date on Friday. Hudy Muldrow Sr. is facing two counts of death by auto. He will remain in jail until a possible bail hearing is held this…