New Jersey


NJ Now Allows Prepaying Taxes

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a law that allows property owners to prepay their taxes. The bill, which was signed Friday, stems from the federal tax law change enacted…

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Court Rules for Toms River Chabad

Chabad of Toms River can continue to function out of Rabbi Moshe Gourarie’s home, according to a Federal Court ruling. The decision settles a two-year dispute born amidst tensions between…

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Regional Briefs – April 23, 2018

Small Plane Crash-Lands Into Lake Near Airport ANDOVER, N.J. – A small plane crash-landed into Lake Aeroflex in Sussex County on Monday, injuring the pilot, who freed himself and swam…

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Murphy Signs Drill Ban to Thwart Trump Plan

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has signed a bill prohibiting oil and natural-gas drilling in state waters, as well as preventing infrastructure like pipelines that could support drilling in more…

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Regional Briefs – April 19, 2018

Long Island School Requires Students Use Clear Backpacks EAST ROCKAWAY, N.Y. – An East Rockaway school is requiring students to use clear backpacks as part of new safety measures in…

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Fire Destroys Kosher Deli in Passaic

A four-alarm fire destroyed a popular kosher restaurant in Passaic in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The blaze took hours to extinguish and a couple was evacuated from an…

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Regional Briefs – April 15, 2018

103-year-old Shows Up for College Alumna Reunion NEW YORK – Florence Zimmerman showed up for a Hunter College reunion Saturday — at age 103, The Associated Press reported. The retired…

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Regional Briefs – April 12, 2018

Young Girl Mauled by Pit Bull on Long Island BELLPORT, N.Y. – A 7-year-old girl was seriously wounded when a pit bull attacked her Wednesday afternoon inside her home, Newsday…

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