New Jersey

December 9, 2018

GOVERNOR WANTS QUICKER ASCENT TO $15 MINIMUM WAGE

Governor Phil Murphy wants the State to move to a $15 an hour minimum wage before the year 2024.  Murphy spoke to reporters over the weekend and reiterated that he wants the wage in effect in just over two years.  A measure introduced in Trenton last week would hike the wage to $15 an hour..but …

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December 8, 2018

COAST GUARD MONITORING COMMERCIAL FISHING BOAT THAT SANK IN INLET

The United States Coast Guard is keeping a watchful eye on a commercial fishing vessel that sank over the weekend in the Manasquan Inlet.  The 44-foot boat “Miss Kathleen” sank; three men and a dog were rescued.  The Coast Guard is now moni...
December 6, 2018

NJ DEMS INTRODUCE BILL TO INCREASE MINIMUM WAGE TO $15/HOUR

A bill that would increase the minimum wage in New Jersey to $15 an hour has been introduced by democratic lawmakers in Trenton today.  The bill would gradually increase the minimum wage to that level over a period of five years, ending in 2024.  However, teenage workers and seasonal workers at the shore and other …

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December 6, 2018

NEW TOILET BRUSH NEEDED AFTER MAN COMMITS LEWD ACT IN PARAMUS

A 47 year old man was arrested in Paramus this week after he allegedly gratified himself sexually while inserting a toilet brush into himself at a doctor’s office.  Brian Bates was charged with multiple offenses after after several female patients at the doctor’s office witnessed the bizarre act.  NJ.com reports that Bates was arrested back …

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