New Jersey

September 26, 2018

REPORT: STATE CRACKS DOWN ON CRAFT BREWERIES

Craft breweries around the Garden State are getting a new set of rules.  NJ.com reports that the new set of rules will clearly define what the breweries can, and cannot do.  Among the changes..breweries will be allowed to hold only 25 special nights th...
September 23, 2018

GAS TAX IN NEW JERSEY GOES UP ONE WEEK FROM MONDAY

The State’s gasoline tax goes up by 4.3 cents one week from Monday.  Governor Phil Murphy approved the latest gasoline tax that will help make up for falling consumption and add more revenue into the State’s Transportation Trust Fund, which...
September 21, 2018

PRESIDENT TRUMP RETURNS TO NEW JERSEY THIS WEEKEND

President Trump returns to the Garden State to spend the weekend at his Bedminster golf club.  The President will be in Missouri today before flying to New Jersey tonight.  This will be his first visit to New Jersey in about a month. The post PRESIDENT...
September 20, 2018

NJ UNEMPLOYMENT RATE STILL HIGHER THAN NATIONAL AVERAGE

New Jersey’s unemployment rate stands at 4.2 percent, higher than the national average.  The State added 1,600 jobs in August but not good enough to bring the rate below four percent. The post NJ UNEMPLOYMENT RATE STILL HIGHER THAN NATIONAL AVERA...