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October 25, 2021

TRENTON, NJ - A State of Emergency, has been declared for New Jersey in preparation of the Nor'easter storm that will hit the area tonight, into tomorrow. The Executive Order declares a State of Emergency, across all 21 counties in New Jersey, effective at 8pm tonight, announced Governor ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) deadline for physical damage disaster loans is November 4. Anyone Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Union and Warren Counties with damages incurred by Hurricane Ida, can apply for the ...

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – New Jersey Association of Counties (NJAC) Executive Director John Donnadio stood on the stage in the ballroom at Caesars Atlantic City with a smile on his face as he proudly kicked off the 71st Annual NJAC Conference with a long-delayed awards ceremony to honor members and ...

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TRENTON - There was no shortage of pressing topics at the Food Council Committee for Good Government’s (FCCfGG ) 47th Annual Good Government Presentation held October 21 on a virtual platform.  Lawmakers and food industry leaders discussed key consumer and business issues and honored industry ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A new law championed by Assemblyman Dan Benson (D-Mercer/Middlsex) to make sure that the thousands of commuters who use E-ZPass toll booths daily are quickly notified of an overcharge or toll fee on their account has been signed into law by Governor Murphy. “An E-ZPass customer ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Hundreds of New Jerseyans gathered outside the State House Annex Building in Downtown Trenton on Monday to rally against Governor Phil Murphy's executive order which mandates that school employees must receive a COVID-19 vaccination.  Organizers intentionally planned the rally to ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Approximately 350,000 New Jersey households with overdue electric and natural gas bills were notified by mail that utility relief may be available. Residents who are behind in their utility and gas bills have until December 1 to enter an assistance program or pay their outstanding ...

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PATERSON, NJ - While not quite the birthplace of America, it did serve as the cradle of the American Industrial Revolution, and, on Wednesday, Paterson’s Great Falls provided the backdrop for the next chapter in 25 new citizens American Dream. With the Stars and Stripes perched high atop one of ...

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TRENTON – Legislation A681, which expands the scope of the Law Against Discrimination (LAD) by providing protections against age discrimination by employers, has now been signed into law. Governor Phil Murphy signed A681 into law on October 5. “Discrimination of any kind has no place in New ...

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WOODLAND PARK, N.J. - Local "Webelos" Cub Scouts of Pack 31 took part in a "Meeting with the Mayor" and received lessons in local government and the daily operations of running the borough on Sept. 20.  Mayor Keith Kazmark gave a tour of the municipal building and a rundown of the departments that ...

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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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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Calling all Woodland Park residents! We are reestablishing its WP Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) team in town. The new Office of Emergency Management Coordinator, Woodland Park Police Department Sgt. Joseph Domicolo, and Deputy OEM Coordinator Steven DiPaola are ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Twenty years ago, candidates running for office in then-West Paterson talked about streetscaping McBride Avenue. Since 2012, the Borough started a quest to secure grant funds from the State and County to finally make it a reality from Rt. 46 at the Little Falls border to Glover ...

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