REPUBLICANS CONTINUE TO PRESS GOVERNOR FOR MORE BUSINESS OPENINGS

The reopening of the Garden State continues to be a political football.  Republican state senators have issued a letter to Governor Phil Murphy, asking for his plan and criteria to open more businesses in New Jersey.  They want clarification on milestones that need to be reached in order to reopen the private sector.  On Tuesday …

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PARKWAY, TURNPIKE TOLL INCREASE APPROVED BY UNANIMOUS VOTE

Tolls are going up on both the Garden State Parkway and New Jersey Turnpike.  The New Jersey Turnpike Authority voted unanimously in favor of a new toll increase for both highways.  The increase will fund $24 billion in new construction and will permanently use a cashless system to collect tolls.  On September 13th, tolls increase …

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REPORT: NEW JERSEY NEW CAR SALES FELL BY 70% LAST MONTH

New car sales in New Jersey dropped off by 70 percent last month, compared to one year ago.  NJ.com reports that the Governor’s stay at home order, combined with economic losses during the pandemic, accounted for the drop in sales.  An industry spokesman is hopeful that many cars are sold in May to help bring …

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REPORT: OWNER OF TWO WILDWOOD MOTELS GETS FOUR CITATIONS FOR BEING OPEN DURING HOLIDAY

Frank Mangini has been issued four citations for violating executive orders because he allowed his two motels in Wildwood to be open for business during Memorial Day weekend.  NJ Advance Media reports that Magini was slapped with four disorderly persons offenses in connection with operations at both the Mango and Blue Diamond motels in Wildwood.  …

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