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Gov. Murphy Emphasizes Collaboration and Trust-Building Between Public and Police

June 2, 2020

Monmouth County Prosecutor: 5,000 in Attendance, 12 Arrests at Asbury Park Protest on June 1

TRENTON, NJ —  In the wake of civil unrest across the nation, Gov. Phil Murphy addressed New Jersey's efforts by law enforcement at collaboration and trust-building with the public, while also unveiling a new data point to bolster his decision to move the state ...

Senate Republicans Calls Gov. Murphy’s Reopening Plan ‘Arbitrary and Inconsistent’

TRENTON, NJ — Labeling Gov. Phil Murphy’s strategy to reopen New Jersey “arbitrary and inconsistent,” the Senate Republican caucus is calling for immediate action that provides more clarity and relief for residents and businesses.

“As the threat of COVID-19 continues to recede quickly for the general public, it is imperative that we make smart and fair decisions ...

Online Grocery Shopping Opens to SNAP Recipients This Week

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey residents receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will be able to order groceries online, starting this week.

Online shopping using these benefits will be available through Amazon beginning Wednesday, May 27 and from participating Walmart, ShopRite and The Fresh Grocer stores effective Thursday, May ...

Monmouth County Lawmakers Urge Gov. Murphy to Reopen More Businesses as Coronavirus Numbers Decline

TRENTON, NJ — Lawmakers representing Belmar and Lake Como are urging Gov. Phil Murphy to reopen businesses and services as the Jersey Shore begins its summer season.

In light of declining trends related to the spread of the coronavirus, Sen. Robert Singer, and Assemblymen Sean Kean and Edward “Ned” Thomson (R-Monmouth/Ocean) said they are imploring the governor to reopen ...

Motor Vehicle Commission Further Extends Expiration Dates on Driving, Car Documents

TRENTON, NJ —  With Motor Vehicle Commission facilities remaining closed, expiration dates on critical driving and vehicle documents have been extended.

Effective immediately, renewal on the following documents that expire between March 13 and May 31 has been extended to July 31. Documents expiring June 30 are extended two months to August 31, and those expiring ...


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Congratulate Your Graduate with Milestones on TAPinto

May 27, 2020

Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors. TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate. 

You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos. Your Milestone post will be posted on the TAPinto site of your choosing and stay there forever.  ...

The Jaffe Briefing - June 5, 2020

BEDMINSTER – There’s a collective sigh of relief in the hills of Somerset County today with word that President Trump is spending his weekend elsewhere. Let’s make the gigantic assumption that Trump had somebody read The Jaffe Briefing to him earlier this week, ...