TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says the state’s pension system for public employees is an “insatiable beast” and he is pushing again for changes. (more…)
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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democratic legislative leaders say Gov. Chris Christie failed to lay out a vision for the state in a State of the State speech that focused on bipartisanship. (more…)
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Republican National Committee’s top fundraiser is stepping down this week as he prepares to join New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s prospective presidential campaign. (more…)
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie is facing pressure from both state and national audiences as he prepares to deliver his annual State of the State address. (more…)
FREEHOLD, NJ – Investigators are circulating a composite sketch and are seeking the public’s help as they try to identify a man whose body washed ashore at the Gateway Marina in Highlands on December 30, 2013, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. (more…)
PERT AMBOY, N.J. (AP) — Perth Amboy’s William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning after an adult who works there was diagnosed with a germ that causes infectious diarrhea. (more…)
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would require the state to expedite the handling of applications for food stamps. (more…)
BRICK, N.J. (AP) — State police have released the name of a construction worker who was seriously injured when a crane tipped over near the Garden State Parkway in southern New Jersey.
Christopher Graham was operating the crane in a construction zone around milemarker 91 on the northbound side of the highway in Brick when the accident occurred around 10 a.m. Saturday. Authorities say the crane overturned and went down an embankment.
NJ.com reports that the 39-year-old Lacey man was soon flown to a hospital and was listed in stable condition on Sunday. But further details on his injuries have not been disclosed.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation by state police and the Brick police department.
(Information in the following story is from: NJ.com )