Gov. Murphy: Targeted Shutdowns 'On The Table' In Some Troubling New Jersey COVID-19 Hot SpotsAfter flattening the curve for months, the Garden State is seeing the highest number of cases since the spring.
Contact Tracing Underway For More Than 200 People Who Attended Trump Fundraiser In Bedminster, N.J.The governor says anyone associated with the fundraiser must self-quarantine.
New Jersey Health Officials Trying To Contain COVID-19 Outbreak As Cases Surge In Ocean CountyState health commissioner Judy Persichilli says in the last week, there have been 1,214 new cases of COVID-19 in Ocean County. Of those, 840 were out of Lakewood.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Signs $32.7 Billion Budget PlanThe spending plan goes into effect Thursday and keeps state government operating until June 30, 2021.
Gov. Murphy Signs Law Exempting Military Combat Pay From New Jersey Income TaxFederal law already exempts combat pay from income tax, but the New Jersey law means pay that residents earn while in combat zones won't be subject to the state's income tax as well.
New Jersey Sees Highest One-Day Total For COVID-19 Cases Since Beginning Of JuneGov. Phil Murphy also announced six deaths from Friday.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy On COVID-19 Vaccine: 'We're Going To Have Our Own Process'Murphy also announced he's extending the public health emergency by another 30 days.
New Jersey Lawmakers Pass Ban On Plastic Bags, Paper Bags And Styrofoam ContainersThere's an 18-month grace period for restaurants and grocery stores to prepare for the change.
New Jersey To Increase Tax On Millionaires In Order To Help Families Struggling Due To Coronavirus PandemicPeople who make more than $1 million a year will see a tax increase of just under 2%. In exchange, that money will help struggling families.
Long Lines, Chaos Persist At New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission; Officials Say More Online Services Will Relieve BacklogIf you need a new license in New Jersey, be prepared to wait. The line at the Motor Vehicle Commission in Wayne snaked through the parking lot Friday. Hundreds arrived before dawn.
Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Legislation Aimed At Easing Long New Jersey MVC LinesPeople have been waiting for hours outside Motor Vehicle Commission locations since they reopened in July.
New Jersey Turnpike Authority Causes Outrage After Taking Down American Flags From OverpassesYou may have seen them on your commute -- American flags posted on highway overpasses.
Health Officials, Local Leaders Urge Caution As Tri-State Area Residents Plan Labor Day Weekend GatheringsDe Blasio also urged residents to avoid traveling, especially to states with high infection rates.
New Jersey Restaurants To Reopen For Indoor Dining, Movie Theaters Allowed To Reopen With Limited Capacity Friday, Gov. Murphy SaysRestaurants must operate at 25 percent capacity with social distancing between tables. Staff must wear masks.
Gov. Murphy Announces COVID Child Care Assistance Program For Working ParentsWorking parents have been scrambling to find child care for their kids this fall and figure out how to pay for it.