New Jersey

July 12, 2017

NEW JERSEY MARINE AMONG THOSE KILLED IN PLANE CRASH

A New Jersey Marine was among 16 who were killed in a crash of a military aircraft in Mississippi this week. 20 year old United States Marine Dan Baldasarre of Colts Neck lost his life; he and 14 other Marines, along with a Navy sailor, were killed in...
July 12, 2017

NJ FLOUNDER LIMITS TO STAY IN PLACE THROUGH SUMMER

Flounder catch limits that were put in place by the State of New Jersey will remain in effect through most of the summer. DEP Commissioner Robert Martin announced that federal regulators have affirmed the regulations set by the State. The minimum siz...
July 10, 2017

CHRISTIE GETS CRUSHED DUE TO BEACH VISIT DURING SHUTDOWN

How low will Governor Christie’s ratings go? A new poll released this week by Monmouth University show that fewer than ten percent of state residents had a positive or neutral reaction to photos of Christie and his family being on a closed beach during the state shutdown. Christie leaves office in January. ##
July 10, 2017

SHOULD STATE WORKERS BE PAID DURING GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN?

Should state employees be paid for time they didn’t work during the state government shutdown this month? Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto is asking the governor to use his executive authority to pay the workers; if that fails, the Senate will take up a new bill Thursday that would compensate nearly 35,000 workers for time missed. [...]