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September 10, 2021

Tuckerton, NJ - Borough of Tuckerton announced that P & A Construction will begin replacing water lines on Curlew Road beginning September 13, 2021. The crew will begin on Curlew and follow onto Kingfisher and then to Bass. Water line repair has been ongoing across Southern Ocean County, which ...

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Ocean County, NJ - The public is invited to attend a service where the Ocean County Board of Commissioners will honor the memory of all those lost on September 11, 2001. The Ocean County’s Day of Remembrance Ceremony is scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 10 at the Ocean County September 11 ...

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NEW JERSEY -- President Biden has approved New Jersey's Emergency Declaration and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State and local response efforts due to the conditions resulting from the remnants of Hurricane Ida.    According to a White House press release, this action authorizes the ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  Labor Day Weekend is the unofficial end of summer, signaling the last quarter of the year. This national holiday is celebrated the first Monday of September with roots dating back to New York City in 1882. It became an official holiday in 1894 when President Cleveland signed ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy announced on August 30 that federally extended unemployment benefits including the $300 weekly benefit will expire on September 4. At a press conference, Murphy stated that the proper way to extended federally Unemployment Insurance is through federal action, ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday that refugees from Afghanistan who are fleeing the Taliban will be brought to, and cared for, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.  The state is "honored to do our part" not only for the Afghan refugees but also out of respect for the ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Nothing lasts forever, and price of First Class Mail (1 oz) postage will increase three cents from $0.55 to $0.58. The U.S. Postal Service had proposed two increased in 2021. The August hike will affect mailing services (letters, postcards) is scheduled to be implemented on Sunday, ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - A New Business Application is on the agenda for Thursday, August 19 Land Use Board of the Borough of Tuckerton. The board will plan to hear LOKAL 3 Penny, LLC use variance for a 23 Unit Hotel & Access drive through. The variance is being sought to permit the construction of an ...

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LBI Region, NJ - New legislation in New Jersey would require dog owners to put up fencing and take other measurements to secure their pets. In a recent statement, Senator Christopher Connors, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove oppose legislation (A-2401) that would require dog ...

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Vaccinations or Regular Testing Will be Required to Curb the Risk of COVID-19 TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that all workers in certain state and private health care facilities, and high-risk congregate settings will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Ocean County residents struggling to pay their rent and possibly facing eviction are urged to apply for the Ocean County Residential Emergency Rental Assistance Program. “If your rent is in arrears or if you are a landlord who has not been paid due to the financial impacts of the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Following the recent upsurge in the Delta variant of COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on July 27 updated its guidance for people who have been fully vaccinated. The CDC said that while individuals can resume activities that they did prior to the pandemic to reduce the ...

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The IRS urges families to use a special online tool, available only on IRS.gov, to help them determine whether they qualify for the child tax credit and the special monthly advance payments beginning July 15. The Child Tax Credit Eligibility Assistant is interactive and easy to use. By answering ...

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Friday, Saturday events in several cities support eligible families WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service and partners in non-profit organizations, churches, community groups and others will host additional events in several cities this weekend to help eligible families register for the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his regular COVID press briefing on Monday, July 19, that over 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in New Jersey and that more than 5 million individuals who live, work, or study in the state are now fully vaccinated. Among ...

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Agency reminds seniors and immigrants to watch out for predators WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service continued its “Dirty Dozen” tax scams with a warning for people to watch out for predators using tax-related schemes ranging from fake charities to scams targeting seniors and ...

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TRENTON — Senator Christopher Connors, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove hailed the signing of S-3584 as a statutory means of protecting senior communities from potentially expensive pandemic-related lawsuits now. Sen. Christopher Connors, Asm. Brian Rumpf, and Asw.

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WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service unveiled an online Non-filer Sign-up tool designed to help eligible families who don’t normally file tax returns register for the monthly Advance Child Tax Credit payments, scheduled to begin July 15. This tool, an update of ...

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TRENTON — On Thursday, a bill approved by Democrats allowing many of Governor Murphy’s most controversial executive orders to remain in effect while also providing the Governor with new non-emergency pandemic powers. Ninth District Legislators Connors, Rumpf and Gove voted against this new ...

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TRENTON – Are you in need of a NJ driver license or non-drive ID card but don't have a Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number? No problem.  The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (NJMVC), as of June 1, 2021, will allow applicants without a Social Security number or ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Office employees will be allowed to return to work without the need to wear masks or social distance, as long as they have proof of being vaccinated against the coronavirus, under Gov. Phil Murphy’s latest executive order. The order, which takes effect on June 4, also lifts minimum ...

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TRENTON — The full General Assembly passed legislation (S-956/A-911) introduced by Senator Christopher Connors, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove which would extend the current disabled veteran’s property tax exemption to disabled veteran shareholders and their surviving spouses ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced that the first monthly payment of the expanded and newly-advanceable Child Tax Credit (CTC) from the American Rescue Plan will be made on July 15. Roughly 39 million households—covering 88% of children in ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy has lifted indoor mask mandates for vaccinated individuals ahead of Memorial Day weekend.  Effective May 28, New Jersey will lift the requirement for maintaining six feet of social distancing in indoor and outdoor settings and will lift the prohibitions on dance ...

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NEW JERSEY - Reports have been circulating that Governor Phil Murphy will be announcing the lift of indoor mask mandates for vaccinated individuals ahead of Memorial Day weekend.  The governor is expected to follow the updated guidelines set in place by the CDC for those who have been fully ...

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Every May, the Administration for Community Living leads our nation’s observance of Older Americans Month. The history of Older Americans month started when President John F. Kennedy and members of the National Council of Senior Services in 1963 met to address the growing concerns of American ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- New Jersey is now offering more incentives for unvaccinated people to get their shots, including free wine, free access to state beaches, and a chance to dine with the governor and first lady of the state. During his press briefing held at Island Beach State Park, Gov. Phil Murphy ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey utility customers struggling to pay bills during the COVID-19 pandemic benefited from a temporary statewide law preventing essential utilities from being disconnected. But that moratorium on utility shutoffs ends June 30 when an executive order called by New Jersey Gov.

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LBI Region, NJ — The Pfizer vaccine opened to children 12 – 15 in New Jersey Wednesday night, state health officials said. The state Health Department in a statement said that following federal authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children in that age range, it is allowing the vaccine to be ...

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