Murphy on heckling incident: I’m a big boy, it doesn’t impact me … but...

Gov. Phil Murphy got right to the point about the now-viral video of him, first lady Tammy Murphy and their four kids getting screamed at by an apparently drunk patron at a Red Bank...

Need PPE? EDA announces big discount (up to 70% off) for small businesses, nonprofits

Small businesses in New Jersey who need PPE can now get it at nearly 70% off if they take advantage of the preferred vendor program established by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, the...

Clinton mayor chosen as new president of League of Municipalities

Clinton Mayor Janice Kovach is the new president of the New Jersey State League of Municipalities, the organization announced recently. Kovach, previously the league’s 1st vice president, was elected at the annual business meeting, held...

Coming utility bill problem will impact (as in, raise bills for) everyone

For years, residents who have struggled to pay their utility bills have turned to the state’s low-income heating and electric assistance program, known as LIHEAP. Considering the COVID-19 pandemic has led to widespread economic suffering,...

GOP bill would allocate $300M more from CARES Act to small business — and...

Gov. Phil Murphy and the state’s top Republican leaders both say they want to get more financial assistance to small businesses in the state. They just can’t decide where that money should come from. On...

Why long overdue Glassboro-Camden Rail Line would be big boost for economic development in...

The Delaware River Port Authority recently held public hearings on the Environmental Impact Study of the long-anticipated Glassboro Camden Rail Line, which is the next step in the decades-long journey to establish a rail...

N.J. tops 300K COVID cases — and Newark clarifies its shutdown as ‘urgent advisory’

New Jersey broke its single-day record for COVID-19 cases again Saturday when it announced there were 4,679 cases. And, while the announcement shows the second wave of the virus is as strong as ever, there...

Murphy insists schools are one of the safest places to be

A day after announcing that he has joined the governors of six regional states to reiterate the importance of allowing in-person instruction to continue in some capacity, Gov. Phil Murphy gave more insights into...

DOL has stopped $1.2B in fraudulent unemployment claims — here’s how you can protect...

The New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development is warning all businesses and all those collecting unemployment benefits: Check your records — and be on alert for scams. The DOL said it has blocked at...

Cassino takes over as executive director of FDU Poll

Dan Cassino, a professor of government and politics at Fairleigh Dickinson University, has been appointed executive director of the FDU Poll, the school announced Thursday. Cassino replaces Krista Jenkins, who has been named senior officer...

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