Governor Phil Murphy and other state leaders participated in ceremonies Friday to honor the victims and heroes of the September 11 2001 attack on the United States. Murphy and his wife gathered at the special memorial in New York City to participate in the remembrance. Nearly 3,000 lives were lost during the attack.
Some schools have transitioned to all virtual learning due to students being diagnosed with coronavirus. Three districts in the state have scrubbed in person learning for now. Governor Murphy says he is not surprised that some students have contracted the virus while in a classroom.
Governor Murphy signed new legislation into law Thursday that could reduce the lines at local Motor Vehicle Commission offices. The new bills will allow older photos of drivers 65 years or older to be used for up to eight years so their licenses can be renewed online. Appointments will also be accepted for seniors with…
New Jersey is reporting five additional deaths from coronavirus. New figures released by the state also show over 500 new cases. However, the rate of transmission began its downward descent to the magic number of one. Governor Murphy provided the updates on his social media page Thursday afternoon.
There will be no homestead property tax breaks for New Jersey residents this year. State officials announced Wednesday that the credits will not be applied to the November 1st tax bills. There’s a chance that two installments of the credit will take place in 2021.
Governor Phil Murphy has touted his new “baby bond” proposal. Murphy reaffirmed his support Wednesday for a plan that would give every infant born in New Jersey $1,000 in bonds if they meet certain financial criteria. Murphy says this plan will close the gap on incomes around the state.
A new state report shows that violence and turmoil in the Pagans Motorcycle club has extended to our region. The club is responsible for trying to shake down a business owner in Wildwood for some alleged “protection” the club would provide the owner. In another case, a landlord was beaten up after he tried to…
There are 356 new cases of coronavirus reported in New Jersey Wednesday. State health officials also reported seven deaths, and affirmed that the rate of transmission remains slightly above one percent. New Jersey has nearly 195,000 cases of the virus during the pandemic.
While you were sleeping, New Jersey experienced a 3.1 magnitude earthquake. The earthquake was just west of Asbury Park in Monmouth County. It happened around 2:00am today, there are no reports of injuries or damage.
Governor Murphy overruled the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and reversed a plan to take down American flags put up by the public on Turnpike and Parkway overpasses. Murphy says he suspended that for the time being. The New Jersey Turnpike Authority planned to take down all of the flags that were put up following 9/11…