The goal: Allowing women to speak their truth — without consequences

The asks — all of which fall in line with the rules of basic decency — are plentiful. So, don’t think for a second that the 76-page report released by the ad hoc Workgroup on...

Weinberg’s group recommends creation of independent investigative unit to probe sexual misconduct in politics

Approximately a year after the political world in Trenton was rocked by an NJ Advance Media/Star-Ledger report detailing the pervasiveness of sexual harassment that women in politics face, the ad hoc Workgroup on Harassment,...

Bill to create commission on government efficiency, regulatory impact passes through Senate committee

Seems like few people would vote for a bill that would create yet another government committee — but, this one comes with a twist. Bipartisan legislation (S441) sponsored by state Sens. Steve Oroho (R-Sparta) and...

Murphy, speaking as former ambassador, has harsh words for outgoing Secretary of State Pompeo

It’s not uncommon for Gov. Phil Murphy to speak harshly of Republican leaders. That’s the way politics goes. But, when it comes to the State Department and foreign service, Murphy’s words carry a little more...

Weinberg’s legacy: People before party

As someone who had spent a few years in Trenton, Sabeen Masih wasn’t surprised when she read the story last December detailing how women working in the political world were frequent subjects of sexual...

Murphy defends outdoor dining record — but won’t say if he’ll sign or veto...

Gov. Phil Murphy gave no indication Wednesday on whether he would sign or veto a second bill that would expand or change outdoor requirement rules for restaurants and bars. The Senate and Assembly passed the...

Murphy announces ‘exponential’ expansion of vaccination program

Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday that all state residents ages 65 and older, plus those between the ages of 16-64 with medical conditions that increase the risk of severe illness from the virus (as...

Everybody into the pool: Joint insurance funds help municipalities team up on liability protection...

No one ever said running a busy township was easy. But for Vito Cimilluca, a lifelong Woodbridge resident and the township's business administrator, it got a lot harder when running a township meant reinventing yourself...

State of the State: Democrats, progressives loved it … Republicans, business groups not so...

Gov. Phil Murphy’s State of the State address Tuesday drew the standard responses: Democrats praised it; Republicans panned it; Progressives loved it; And business groups politely asked for it to include a little more...

N.J. Supreme Court strengthens pardon power of governor — in case joined by 9...

It’s not every day that you get every former living governor of New Jersey to agree on an issue — and agree to file an amicus brief in a case. That was just one of...

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Tax changes are coming — but will they help or hurt N.J.?

Ralph Thomas, the CEO of the New Jersey Society of CPAs, can easily rattle off what he calls a three-legged stool of tax changes...

ShopRite-anchored retail center in Sewell is sold

A retail center anchored by a ShopRite has sold in Sewell, according to JLL Capital Markets. Mill Pond Village, a 94,550-square-foot, two-building center at 380...

Provident Bank signs leases for administrative HQ, ops center in Woodbridge

Cushman & Wakefield has arranged two long-term leases on behalf of Provident Bank for office space in Woodbridge, it announced Wednesday. The bank will...

Rutgers survey finds small businesses are adapting to pandemic, but fear for future

A new survey by Rutgers University has found that small businesses are adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, but will continue to need help in...

Integra wraps up $300M+ deal for ACell

Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp., the Princeton-based medical technology company, has completed its previously announced, $300 million-plus acquisition of ACell Inc., it announced Wednesday. Read more...