NJ Gov. Phil Murphy On Trade Mission To India, Hoping To Bring Global Businesses To The Garden StateMurphy announced a permanent New Jersey representation office in New Delhi on Monday.
South Plainfield Labor Day Parade Canceled After Man Is Accused Of Possessing 'Destructive Device'Additional charges are expected against 55-year-old Thomas Kaiser, authorities said.
N.J. Gov. Murphy, Lawmakers Call On Feds To Help Pay For Portal Bridge ReplacementThe 110-year-old swing bridge that's notorious for getting stuck open and leaving railroad commuters stranded needs a $1.5 billion overhaul.
Newark Water Emergency: New Plan Revealed To Fast-Track Process Of Replacing Lead PipesUnder the plan, Essex County will issue a $120 million bond to replace the problematic lead service pipes. It drastically speeds up the ongoing project, which was initially scheduled to take eight to 10 years. Now, it’s expected to take a year and a half to three years.
NJ TRANSIT To Publicly Release Monthly Performance Metrics Under Gov. Murphy's New PlanState Sen. Loretta Weinberg says she and the legislature will mark the agency's report card.
NJ Pilot Program To Weigh Pros, Cons Of Starting School LaterAccording to the American Academy of Pediatrics, early school start times are a key factor in students not getting enough sleep.
NJ TRANSIT Intentionally Turned Off Air Conditioning During Heat Wave, Commuters' Tempers Reaching A Boiling PointCBS2 asked NJ TRANSIT for an on-camera interview. A spokesperson declined both times but defended the agency's handling of the situation by deflecting questions to two tweets.
Despite Claims NJ TRANSIT Was Getting Better, Train Cancellations Skyrocket In JuneAccording to NJ TRANSIT, 373 trains were cancelled in June. That’s a 52-percent increase from a year ago when there were 245 for the month.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Bill Aimed At Making Smart Guns AvailableThe measure sets up a commission to approve smart guns, which are personalized firearms that can be fired only by authorized users.
Gov. Murphy Criticized For Freezing Funding For Rt. 206 Project Designed To Alleviate Local Truck TrafficA funding fight is underway in New Jersey after Gov. Phil Murphy froze $235 million in the 2020 budget earmarked for local and county projects.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Signs 2 Bills To Help 9/11 First RespondersNew Jersey first responders who volunteered at Ground Zero after the September 11 attacks are now eligible to receive benefits.
NJ Government To Help Resettle Refugees, Open Office Of New AmericansNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy also signed an executive order Thursday to create a state Office of New Americans.
New Jersey Marijuana: Gov. Murphy Signs Bill Expanding State's Medical ProgramThe Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act is named in memory of the 7-year-old Howell boy who died of brain cancer last year.
New Jersey's Minimum Wage Goes Up To $10 An Hour TodayThis is part of the state’s five-year plan to phase in a $15 hourly minimum wage.
NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Signs $38.7B Budget, But Chides LawmakersNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's signature, just hours ahead of a constitutional deadline, means state parks and beaches will be open as the Fourth of July holiday approaches.