New Jersey

February 19, 2019

THREE KILLED IN NORTH JERSEY GAS STATION ACCIDENT

Three people were killed during a motor vehicle accident at a gas station on Route 23 in Wayne, New Jersey Tuesday morning.  A driver who was allegedly on drugs hit a guardrail, crashing into the gas station.  Two people inside that car were killed, al...
February 19, 2019

EXPANDED FAMILY LEAVE NOW THE LAW IN NEW JERSEY

New Jersey now has an expanded family leave law.  Governor Murphy signed a new bill on Tuesday that will expand family leave coverage from six to twelve months, and allow caregivers to provide care for someone outside of their immediate family.  Pay also goes up for those who take time to care for a loved …

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February 19, 2019

MURPHY TO SIGN NEW FAMILY LEAVE BILL INTO LAW TUESDAY

Governor Phil Murphy is expected to sign a new bill into law that will double the amount of time that can be taken for family leave.  The new legislation will require larger payments during leave and allow caregivers to provide care to individuals beyo...
February 18, 2019

MONMOUTH POLL: LET’S SMOKE IT, MAJORITY IN FAVOR OF POT BEING LEGAL

About six in every ten New Jersey residents approve of the legalization of recreational marijuana in the Garden State.  A new Monmouth University poll also shows that most state residents are ok with letting people with prior pot convictions to have th...