New Jersey

June 30, 2019

MORE FIREWORKS: PRESIDENT TRUMP TO SPEND WEEKEND IN NEW JERSEY

President Trump is headed to New Jersey on Friday.  Trump will spend his first summer weekend at his Bedminster golf club and will stay through the weekend.  No details about his trip have been released. The post MORE FIREWORKS: PRESIDENT TRUMP TO SPE...
June 30, 2019

NO SHUTDOWN THIS YEAR: MURPHY SIGNS BUDGET, GUTS PROGRAMS

Governor Phil Murphy signed a new state budget into law, but not before making significant cuts promoted by his own democratic party.  Murphy signed a budget that includes a healthy payment to the pension programs, and millions of dollars in new funding for New Jersey Transit.  The new budget means a shutdown is avoided, and …

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June 30, 2019

EXTRA HOT SAUCE: WOMAN CANNED FROM TACO BELL SPRAYS PEPPER SPRAY

A woman who was fired from a Taco Bell restaurant in West Long Branch went out with a bang as she launched pepper spray into the restaurant, sickening customers.  NJ.com reports that the woman worked at the restaurant for only a few months and was canned for calling out too many times.  The fire department …

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June 28, 2019

REPORT: NJ CASINOS MADE MORE IN SPORTS BETTING THAN LAS VEGAS

Sports betting is now big business in New Jersey, so big that we are now out earning Las Vegas in that field.  NJ.com reports that for the first time ever, New Jersey’s $318 million in sports betting in one month out earned Las Vegas.  More than $3 billion in legal sports bets have been made …

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