MAZZEO BILL WOULD PUT NARCAN IN SCHOOLS

Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo will be introducing a bill to give school nurses responsibility for administering the opioid antidote Narcan in case of an overdose. The N.J. Department of Education recommended that Narcan be included in school district emergency response kits, while the new bill would make it mandatory. According to a press release from Mazzeo,…

DEP’S ARTIFICIAL REEF PROGRAM RESUMES DEPLOYMENTS

The Department of Environmental Protection’s artificial reef deployment program is back on course due to a restoration of federal funding. The funding has returned, thanks to a compromise the Christie Administration reached between recreational anglers and commercial fishermen over access to the popular reefs. The DEP’s Division of Fish and Wildlife plans to sink as…