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Bateman Bill, “ Bijou’s Law”, to Require Training, Licensing for Pet Groomers

April 15, 2018

TRENTON, NJ - State Sen. Christopher "Kip" Bateman (R-16) will introduce legislation to increase protections for family pets by requiring pet groomers to be properly trained and licensed following the deaths of three dogs in five months at different New Jersey pet salons. .

“It is sadly far too common for us to read of dog grooming deaths in the news,” said Bateman.

State Sen. Bob Menendez to Participate in Live Online Q&A Hosted by Action Together New Jersey

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) will discuss key issues and take questions from the online audience in a Facebook Live event on Thursday, April 26 at 6:45 p.m. 

Questions will be accepted in advance and during the live stream.

Those interested in watching or participating in the event can “like” or “follow” Action Together on Facebook to receive a notification ...

Chatham Borough Holds Discussion on Post Office Plaza Redevelopment; Residents Wary of Overcrowded Schools, Congestion

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham residents asked many questions on the redevelopment plans for Post Office Plaza, but left the open public meeting held Tuesday night without definitive answers.

Actually, there are no concrete answers to give at this point since no plan has yet to be proposed and developers have yet to receive the information needed to make "Requests For ...

Gov. Murphy on 'Fixing NJ Transit' with $242M Budget; Madison Mayor Says Funds Will Improve 'Quality of Life' for Madisonian Commuters

MADISON, NJ – Higher rates for lower service has become almost commonplace for many NJ Transit riders in Madison and throughout the state, but Gov. Phil Murphy says he has a plan. 

During a Tuesday morning press conference at the Madison train station, Murphy said his proposed budget includes “fixing NJ Transit” for $242 million. 

Commuters should not pay higher ...

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