New Jersey

June 1, 2018

GOVERNOR: GET READY FOR ANOTHER STATE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

It wouldn’t be a summer in New Jersey without a government shutdown due to a budget impasse.  Governor Phil Murphy alerted state agencies before the weekend that they should prepare for a potential government shutdown on July 1st unless a budget ...
May 31, 2018

ODDS ARE DELAWARE BEATS NEW JERSEY WITH SPORTS BETTING

Sports betting will come to Delaware before it comes to New Jersey.  Delaware plans to launch sports betting on Monday, while New Jersey lags behind.  Dover Downs and Delaware Park will be two locations where sports betting will occur. The post ODDS AR...
May 31, 2018

SWEENEY: I’LL SHUT DOWN NJ GOVERNMENT UNLESS SCHOOL FUNDING FIXED

New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney promises a government shutdown at the end of June unless New Jersey’s problematic school funding formula is fixed.  Sweeney says he will again shut down the State unless lawmakers approve his latest plan....
May 31, 2018

THREE SEARS STORES TO CLOSE IN NEW JERSEY

Three additional Sears department stores are closing in New Jersey in the latest round of downsizing.  Sears located in Ocean, Burlington, and Lawrenceville will all shutter their doors.  Sears identified 100 stores that were not making a profit and wi...