Show & Tell: Gov. Phil Murphy has made climate change one of the focuses...

On Earth Day, Gov. Phil Murphy released a draft of New Jersey’s first Climate Change Resilience Strategy, a six-part list of priorities: Build resilient and healthy communities Strengthen the resilience of New Jersey’s ecosystems ...

New Jersey sets record for trade with Israel (despite pandemic), it announces

The state of New Jersey said Monday that its level of trade with Israel rose to a record level from 2019 to 2020, reaching the $1.33 billion mark. Data from the New Jersey Economic Development...

Does business community have voice in big decisions?

At 8 a.m. Thursday, George Helmy and the state’s two other representatives to the seven-state Northeast Council will meet with their counterparts from the region to discuss efforts in combating the COVID-19 pandemic. Just as...

Murphy nominates Hou for permanent post leading Dept. of Military and Veterans Affairs

Gov. Phil Murphy has nominated Col. Dr. Lisa Hou to serve as adjutant general and commissioner of the state Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, he announced Monday. Hou, who has served in the...

16 municipalities of more than 10K have vaccinated fewer than 40% of their residents

Newark is at 38%. Trenton and Camden are at 32%. New Brunswick is at a state-low 24%. Gov. Phil Murphy tried to make it clear Monday: The state is not attempting to shame the areas...

The reopening: Most indoor capacity restrictions to be lifted May 19

Most indoor capacity limits at restaurants, retail stores, gyms, hair salons, barber shops and offices will be lifted in New Jersey on May 19 as part of a coordinated regional effort with New York...

Murphy (again) teases ‘major’ announcement on reopening is coming Monday

Gov. Phil Murphy, in a Sunday afternoon tweet, again teased a “major announcement on easing restrictions” Monday afternoon. Murphy said the state’s COVID-19 metrics are “trending decisively in the right direction.” In fact, on a weekend...

Cherry Hill to pay 3 months’ rent for struggling residents

Cherry Hill Mayor Susan Shin Angulo said she is hopeful that the area is beginning to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic. But she said she knows there are a few things a vaccine...

Healthy Terminals Act: Murphy expands benefits for airport workers

Saying he has heard concerns and desperate pleas from airport workers for access to affordable health care and for wages that allow them to support themselves and their families, Gov. Phil Murphy signed the...

Former CWA leader Hetty Rosenstein joins Murphy reelection campaign

Longtime labor leader Hetty Rosenstein has joined the Murphy for Governor 2021 team, Gov. Phil Murphy’s reelection campaign announced Wednesday. Rosenstein, who recently retired as state director for New Jersey for the Communications Workers of...

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Bed Bath & Beyond has crafted its first comprehensive environmental, social and governance strategy, the Union-based home goods retailer said Wednesday. The company’s new 2020...