Sen. Paul Sarlo

The Izod Center on Jan. 15, 2015. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Maroon 5 Takes Stage At IZOD Center Ahead Of Shutdown

The decision to shut it down came as a surprise to many, including local officials who said the news came without warning.


Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a Town Hall Meeting  (file/credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Christie: $800 Million Budget Shortfall Cold Mean Cuts, Property Tax Rebate Delays

A huge budget shortfall could force the Christie administration to make painful cuts in state programs in New Jersey.


New Jersey State House - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

NJ Assembly & Senate Pass $30.6 Billion Democratic-Backed Budget

The budget now heads to Governor Chris Christie, who has said he won’t sign it. Republicans insist the proposal is unlawful because it relies on more revenue than the state is likely to collect.


New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at a town hall meeting on March 29. (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Christie Says He Won’t Budge On Sick Leave Payouts For Public Employees

Republicans and Democrats agree that cash-outs that can total hundreds of thousands of dollars strain local budgets. They differ on how to best fix the problem.