New Jersey

March 6, 2019

STATE MOVES TO COURT IN AN ATTEMPT TO PREVENT SEISMIC TESTING

State officials are moving into federal court in an attempt to block seismic testing in the ocean near New Jersey that could lead to offshore drilling for fuel.  The New Jersey DEP and the Attorney general have joined a motion in federal court to block the testing.  Many organizations along the shore have opposed this, …

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March 5, 2019

JERSEY SHORE MAN HAD OVER 1,000 IMAGES OF KIDDIE PORN

A 40 year old man from the Jersey Shore has been busted, charged with possessing over 1,000 images of child pornography and sharing them online.  Michael D’Elia of Waretown was the subject of a four month investigation by law enforcement.  Police...
March 5, 2019

NO CHICK FIL A, SO DEAN AT NEW JERSEY UNIVERSITY SAYS “I’M DONE”

Rider University will not invite a Chick Fil A to its campus, so one of the University’s deans is quitting.  NJ.com reports that Cynthia Newman, dean of the College of Administration, says not inviting Chick Fil A to campus clashes with her values as a Christian woman.  Chick Fil A has been criticized for its …

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March 5, 2019

MURPHY TOUTS SAVING $1.1 BILLION IN NEW STATE BUDGET

Governor Phil Murphy delivered his budget address to the legislature Tuesday afternoon.  Murphy continues to tout the fact that he intends to save $1.1 billion in the budget due to reduced health care costs and departmental costs.  Murphy says he inten...