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NJ Congressman Tom Malinowski Opens Office in Somerville

January 17, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Citing its centralized location, easy access to highways and proximity to the Somerville train station, New Jersey Rep.Tom Malinowski (D-7th) has opened a temporary district office in Somerville at 58 E. Main St. to handle constituent needs.

The flagship District Office will be located at 75-77 N Bridge St. Somerville. The facility is currently undergoing construction which ...

Essex County Presents Budget and Addresses 2019 Initiatives

NEWARK, NJ – A budget of $761.6 million has been presented in Essex County in an effort to stabilize the county’s financial plan and address the challenges due to the ongoing national economic conditions.

According to Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr., who presented the proposed budget prior to the state’s statutory Jan. 15 deadline for the 16th consecutive ...

Cedar Grove Town Council Announces 2019 Meeting Schedule

TOWNSHIP OF CEDAR GROVE ESSEX COUNTY NEW JERSEY

PUBLIC NOTICE

This notice is provided in compliance with the "Open Public Meetings Act", Chapter 231, Public Laws 1975.

2019 SCHEDULE OF REGULAR MEETINGS FOR PUBLIC BODIES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF CEDAR GROVE

TOWNSHIP COUNCIL - REGULAR PUBLIC MEETINGS will be held the first Monday of the month, excluding holidays, in the Council ...

Little Falls Police Report Thefts from USPS Collection Boxes

LITTEL FALLS, NJ - The Little Falls Police Department has received two reports of checks stolen from United States Postal Service blue collection boxes.

Typically this is done by “phishing” from the mailbox where suspects coat a small item such as a water bottle in a sticky substance and send it into the receptacle on a string. It is possible these thefts are occurring ...

Gubernatorial Appointments Held up as Governor and Senate President Bicker

During a visit to Saint James AME Church in Newark Wednesday, Gov. Phil Murphy praised its senior pastor as a "megatalent" with a passion for criminal justice reform.

That's why, the governor said, he nominated the Rev. Dr. Ronald Slaughter for the state Parole Board.

"We've had many discussions about the need not just for comprehensive criminal justice reform but for ...

Parsippany Mayor joins NJ Gov. Phil Murphy in the fight to raise the state's minimum wage to $15

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Mayor Michael Soriano joined Governor Murphy at Parsippany Based, Earth Friendly Products to express their support for a $15 minimum wage.  Earth Friendly Products has offered $17/hour as a minimum wage at their company for all employees since 2014.  The company was used as an example for how all business should be run.  

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N.J. Department of Human Services: February SNAP Benefits to be Paid January 19

January 12, 2019

TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Human Services announced today that Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients will be receiving their February benefits early because of the continued federal government shutdown.

Recipients who received a SNAP benefit in January and were scheduled to receive the benefit again in February will receive them on Jan. 19 on ...