Safety Advocates Hope New Jersey Bill Signed Over Weekend Will Make School Buses SaferWith a survivor from May's deadly Paramus school bus crash at his side, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation this weekend requiring shoulder strap seat belts on buses.
New Law Requires New Jersey High Schools To Carry Opioid Overdose AntidoteThe bill states that any school that has grade nines through 12 must keep the antidote accessible during school hours.
NJ Scales Back How Often It Reports On Agency PerformanceThree of 22 agencies have not submitted any reports since Christie left office, including the Departments of Children and Families, Human Services and State.
Gov. Murphy Signs Bill Banning Smoking At New Jersey Public Beaches, ParksMurphy was in Long Branch to sign the measure that was passed by the state Legislature last month.
Gov. Phil Murphy: New Jersey Plans On Adding 6 Medical Marijuana DispensariesInsurify releases it 2018 list of most educated cities in the United States and Newark earns best of the class in Delaware.
New Jersey Government Shutdown Looms As Dem Leaders, Gov. Murphy Can't Agree On BudgetDemocratic leaders in New Jersey say they have still not agreed on a state budget with Gov. Phil Murphy.
Phil Murphy: 'Prepared To Fight And Go Down With The Ship' As NJ Inches Closer To Government ShutdownNew Jersey is two days — midnight Saturday — from a deadline to enact a balanced state budget, without which state parks, public beaches and government offices would face a shutdown.
Some New Jersey Beaches Could Potentially Be Closed Prior To July 4 If State Government Shuts DownPeople looking to soak in the sun at New Jersey beaches prior to the July 4 holiday could be disappointed if the state government shuts down this upcoming weekend.