When New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy reversed course on his relaxed mask mandate in the Garden State, that decision did not sit very well with many. Especially the Board of Education in Berkeley Township. More on that below.
It's the 7th inning stretch of development for the Toms River Field of Dreams project thanks to the $400,000 set aside in the state budget to help this game reach the 9th inning and completion all-together.
The latest impact of New Jersey's recreational marijuana law has come into the fold as nearly 88,000 cases related to certain marijuana and hashish convictions or pending cases have been vacated or dismissed.
If you are looking for an apartment, landlords in New Jersey can no longer seek an applicant’s criminal history.
During New Jersey’s commemorative ceremony of Juneteenth, on Friday Governor Phil Murphey signed into law a bill called the “Fair Chance in Housing Act”. The new legislation, which housing advocates in New Jersey also call the “Ban the Box” bill only gives landlords authority to ask if an applicant is registered as a sex offender, or if they have a conviction for manufacturing methamphetamine on federal housing property.
When Governor Murphy lifted the mask mandate the week leading up to Memorial Day Weekend, it was a breath of fresh air. Not only was it a good sign that together, New Jersians worked diligently to manage and beat this virus, but the results of our efforts have provided us with choices.