STATES ADDED, DROPPED FROM NEW JERSEY’S MANDATORY QUARANTINE LIST

New Jersey added, and dropped, some states from the list where a mandatory quarantine is required.  New Jersey dropped Ohio, Rhode Island, New Mexico, Alaska, and Washington, and then added Hawaii, South Dakota, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Visitors from the quarantine state list are asked to voluntarily stay put for 14 days upon arrival …

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AUTHORITIES IDENTIFY MAN SHOT, KILLED BY POLICE IN VENTNOR

State officials have identified the man who was shot and killed by police in Ventnor last week.  Authorities say the decedent is 30 year old Amir Johnson of Wilkes Barre, PA.  Johnson allegedly approached officers in a threatening manner with a glass bottle and he was shot to death.  The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office …

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VAN DREW: “MURPHY DOING HIS BEST TO MAKE LIFE MORE PAINFUL FOR PEOPLE”

Congressman Jeff Van Drew says Governor Phil Murphy is doing his best to make life more painful for people in South Jersey.  Van Drew blasted the state’s decision to close Fort Mott in Salem County.  Van Drew says the only way to access the Finns Point National Cemetery is to drive through Fort Mott.  Fort …

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SOME LAWMAKERS SAYING NEW JERSEY IS NOT READY TO OPEN SCHOOLS

Some New Jersey lawmakers are now publicly questioning Governor Phil Murphy’s insistence that students attend schools this fall.  Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt is from Murphy’s own party and a member of the Assembly Education Committee.  Lampitt says quote “it is becoming more and more apparent that schools throughout our state are not sufficiently prepared to safety …

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MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION PUTS FORMS ONLINE PRIOR TO VISIT

Here’s a bright idea:  Put some forms online that can be filled out prior to visiting a busy office.  The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission announced this week that it has finally placed some standard forms online so customers can fill them out instead of getting to the office and receiving a blank form.  The …

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MURPHY RIPS PRESIDENT OVER NEW UNEMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is ripping President Trump over the new federal unemployment program.  Murphy said on social media that the President has offered no guidance on how to administer the program, or the extra $400 benefit.  And, Murphy says, the President knows most states, including New Jersey, are broke and have no idea …

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