Bergen County, N.J. this week will reinstate its Blue Laws that ban retail shopping on Sundays, according to a published report.
Judge Tosses Challenge To Temporary Blue Law Suspension; Sunday Shopping Again Allowed In Bergen County
Many Bergen residents say the blue laws offer one day per week of driving without traffic on main thoroughfares like Route 17 and Route 4.
Gov. Chris Christie temporarily suspended Bergen County’s so-called blue laws after County Executive Kathleen Donovan made the request during the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
Many in New Jersey still don’t have power nearly a week after Sandy struck, but that doesn’t mean their next door neighbors are in the dark.
For those in New Jersey who have been living without electricity since superstorm Sandy arrived, things are slowly getting better.
A New Jersey community college has dropped plans to seek to fire a professor and union chief accused of tampering with his granddaughter’s grades.
The charges are not centered on the officer’s use of force, but rather what happened after the shooting incident. The grand jury indictment said the two officers removed shell casings from the scene and lied to detectives about what happened.
Two days after hundreds of thousands of customers attended “Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day,” gay rights activists planned “kiss-in” demonstrations at Chick-fil-A restaurants to protest the fast-food chain owner’s opposition to same-sex unions.
There have been dozens of burglaries all across North Jersey in recent weeks, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.
Peter Helff teaches math and is president of the faculty union at Bergen Community College. The suspension came after a five-month investigation in which a former Superior Court judge interviewed 27 people.
It was morning rush hour in New York City, but things came to a dead stop on the West Side Highway for the convenience of a convoy of New Jersey police officers. Why were cops from across the river stopping traffic in New York?
The Williams Co. reportedly wants to increase the pressure of its natural gas pipeline — which runs through six towns — by 27 percent.
There are websites that help travel companions link up. They include erideshare.com and a service from the New Jersey Department of Transportation.
Prosecutors in Bergen County said Aakas Dalal,19, was arrested for his role in anti-Semitic crimes earlier this year in Rutherford and Paramus.
Prosecutors told the court that 19-year-old Anthony Graziano confessed to firebombing another synagogue in Paramus along with a home attached to a synagogue in Rutherford.