IRENE EXTENDS TAX DEADLINES IN NEW JERSEY

Some tax deadlines in the state have been delayed for a month thanks to Hurricane Irene. The New Jersey Department of Treasury announced that various tax deadlines for businesses and individuals have been extended to October 31st because so many New Jerseyans had their lives disrupted by the storm. This extension gives people more than…

STATE REOPENS SHELLFISH BEDS FOLLOWING IRENE

It’s perfectly safe to harvest shellfish in New Jersey following Hurricane Irene. State environmental officials announced this week that they have reopened shellfish beds from Cape May Point north to Sandy Hook following the storm that brought devastating flooding to some parts of the state. A shellfish harvesting ban went into effect during the storm…

CAB DRIVER STABBED IN PLEASANTVILLE

Pleasantville Police are seeking information in the stabbing of an Atlantic City cab driver. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the cab driver, 54 year-old Siraj Bhuiyan, was found pacing near his cab in the area of Main Street and Old Turnpike in Pleasantville shortly after midnight on Tuesday morning. Bhuiyan was bleeding from…

UPDATE: FLYERS GM HOSPITALIZED AFTER BIKE MISHAP

CSNPhilly.com reports that Philadelphia Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren suffered multiple fractures when he fell off his bicycle on Monday in Avalon. According to the report, Holmgren is recovering at Cooper Hospital in Camden, with fractured ribs, a fractured shoulder and minor abrasions. According to the accident report released by the Avalon Police Department, Holmgren…