New Jersey

June 14, 2017

MCDONALDS PLANS TO HIRE 4,100 IN NEW JERSEY THIS YEAR

If you are out of work, McDonald’s may be a good place to look for a job.  The fast food chain announced that it plans to hire 4,100 workers in New Jersey this summer as the chain attempts to hire a quarter million people.  More than half of the hires will be 24 years old [...]
June 13, 2017

NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM MAY BE EXTENDED

Senator Robert Menendez has proposed new federal legislation that would extend the National Flood Insurance Program for another six years while fixing issues that were experienced during Hurricane Sandy.  Menendez says the extension of the program would prevent large rate increases for shore property owners while spending money to help prevent future flood damage at [...]
June 13, 2017

WOMAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER OCEAN RESCUE

A woman who was rescued from the ocean in Avon by the Sea is listed in critical condition.  NJ.com reports that two women were rescued from the surf on Monday, and Nisha Desai of Woodland Park remains in critical condition following the event.  Lifeguards don’t work weekdays in Avon by the Sea until later in [...]
June 12, 2017

CHRISTIE STILL HOLDS OUT HOPE FOR SPORTS BETTING IN NJ

Governor Christie predicts that sports betting may be in place in New Jersey in about a year.  Christie says if the State gets a favorable ruling from the United States Supreme Court, sports betting will quickly become a reality in New Jersey. ##