New Jersey

March 26, 2018

EQUAL PAY FOR WOMEN ABOUT TO BECOME LAW IN THE GARDEN STATE

A bill that would require and promote equal pay for women in the Garden State has cleared the Senate and Assembly, and now heads to the desk of Governor Phil Murphy.  The measure strengthens protections against employment discrimination and promotes eq...
March 26, 2018

JUNIOR FIREMAN FROM SOUTH JERSEY KILLED IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A 17 year old high school student from Salem County was killed in a motor vehicle crash over the weekend.  State Police say high school student Timothy Crim of Upper Pittsgrove Township was killed during the accident.  Crim was a junior firefighter and...
March 26, 2018

NEW JERSEY ASSEMBLY APPROVES NEW GUN LAWS

A slew of new gun laws were approved Monday by the New Jersey Assembly.  Lawmakers approved a package of six new gun bills despite vehement protests in Trenton by gun supporters.  A prohibition on armor-piercing bullets is part of the legislative packa...
March 26, 2018

GOVERNOR: URBAN ENTERPRISE ZONES LIKELY TO STAY

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says Urban Enterprise Zones in the Garden State will likely remain.  NJ.com reports that Murphy announced he is a big fan of the zones, which charge reduced sales taxes in certain areas including the Wildwoods, Millville...