New Jersey

January 1, 2018

REPORT: LOBIONDO HAD TO GIVE UP KEY SEATS, SO HE’S NOT RUNNING

New Jersey Congressman Frank LoBiondo is speaking more about his decision not to run for re-election next year.  LoBiondo told NJ.com that the deciding factor for his retirement was the fact that he would have to give up both his aviation subcommittee chairmanship, and his seat on the House Intelligence Committee in 2019.  So far, [...]

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December 31, 2017

HAPPY NEW YEAR, POWERBALL CLIMBS TO $440 MILLION

Would $440 million to start the New Year sound good to you?  There were no winners in Saturday night’s Powerball lottery drawing which pushes the estimated jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing to $440 million.  There was one $1 million ticket sold in New Jersey for the recent drawing.  The numbers were 28, 36, 41, 51, [...]

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December 28, 2017

STATE’S MINIMUM WAGE WILL CLIMB SLIGHTLY ON MONDAY

New Jersey’s minimum wage will climb slightly starting on New Year’s Day.  The wage is expected to go up by 16 cents an hour to $8.60 an hour.  Governor-elect Phil Murphy would like to see the minimum wage climb to $15 per hour during his a...
December 28, 2017

STATE, LOCAL POLICE TO BE OUT IN FORCE DURING NEW YEAR’S WEEKEND

If you drink and drive this holiday weekend, chances are you will get caught.  New Jersey law enforcement officials say there will be many more patrols out on the streets during New Year’s weekend looking for impaired drivers.  There were four driving-related deaths in the Garden State during last year’s New Year’s weekend; three of [...]

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