The fragrance company, which has been in Oakland since the 1970s, will lay off 85 employees and will offer 31 other workers a transfer to plants on Long Island or in Pennsylvania, according to information the company sent to the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Thousands were left without power after heavy rains and wind gusts knocked down trees and flooded roads on Tuesday.
There have been six major floods since Gov. Chris Christie was elected in 2009, the Sierra Club of New Jersey’s Jeff Titel told WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg says the city will enforce the law when it comes to dealing with the Occupy Wall Street protesters in Zuccotti Park.
Chopper 2-HD was live over the chaotic scene that was making a mess of traffic. The demonstrators marched around the gates of City Hall chanting slogans like “March with Oakland” before returning to Zuccotti Park.
Despite its urban obstacles, the Big Apple is the best spot in the country to walk, according to Walk Score, a group that promotes making cities more walkable.
The U.S. Justice Department says that marijuana dispensaries and licensed growers in states with medical marijuana laws could face prosecution for violating federal drug and money-laundering laws.
Horst Adler, a 1959 graduate of a school in Quakertown, Pa., had given the ring to a girl he was dating in Philadelphia in 1960 or 1961.
Former New Jersey Attorney General W. Cary Edwards died Wednesday at his Oakland home after a long battle with cancer.
This New Jersey parent’s love knows no bounds.
The Borough of Oakland is threatening to remove their dogs.