New Jersey

October 15, 2018

MURPHY CALLS FOR INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED RAPIST WHO WORKED FOR HIS CAMPAIGN

Governor Phil Murphy is now calling for an investigation into how a staffer who worked for his campaign was hired by the State despite being accused of rape.  Murphy says the investigation is needed after he found it difficult to defend the hiring of Albert J. Alvarez.  Murphy said Monday he wished the hire was …

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October 15, 2018

SEARS, KMART ANNOUNCE LIST OF STORES TO BE CLOSED

Sears and KMart have announced the list of stores to be closed during its Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization.  A KMart on Delsea Drive in Glassboro is slated to close, along with a Sears store at the Deptford Mall.  The Sears at the Hamilton Mall is ...
October 14, 2018

STATE BEAR HUNT RESULTS IN 139 BLACK BEARS KILLED

New Jersey’s black bear hunt is over and 139 bears were killed during the last week.  The bear hunt was a big decline over previous years as Governor Murphy prohibited the bear from being hunted on State-owned lands.  Murphy says the State will p...
October 14, 2018

POLL: BOOKER LAGS BEHIND OTHER DEMS FOR 2020 PRESIDENTIAL RUN

If New Jersey Senator Cory Booker runs for President in two years, he has a lot of ground to make up.  A new CNN poll released over the weekend puts Booker fifth in the field of democratic candidates with only five percent of the popular support in his party.  The frontrunner? Former Vice President Joe …

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