New Jersey

January 18, 2018

REPORT: FLU CASES RAMPING UP IN THE GARDEN STATE THIS MONTH

The number of flu cases in the Garden State is ramping up in January.  NJ.com reports that new data suggests 1,116 cases of the flu were reported in New Jersey over the past week which is nearly double the amount of flu cases during the same week in 2017.  The worst state for the flu [...]

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January 18, 2018

NEW JERSEY HAS A CHANCE TO LAND AMAZON, SO DOES PHILADELPHIA AND NYC

Amazon’s second headquarters is coming to our region, but exactly where is still undetermined.  Amazon officials confirmed Thursday that the three finalists for locations are Newark, NJ, Philadelphia, and New York City.  New Jersey has offered Am...
January 17, 2018

GOVERNOR: SURE, I’LL TAKE THE $175,000 PAYCHECK

Governor Phil Murphy says yes, he will accept the $175,000 salary to be governor of the Garden State.  Murphy held a meeting Wednesday to discuss an increase in the minimum wage and confirmed he will accept the salary as the state’s political lea...
January 16, 2018

NJ HAS ITS FIRST EVER SIKH ATTORNEY GENERAL

Gurbir Grewal is the first-ever Sikh to hold the position of Attorney General in the Garden State.  Grewal took his oath of office on Tuesday, replacing Christopher Porrino.  Grewal is 44 years old and was raised in Bergen and Hudson counties. The post...