New Jersey Gov. Murphy Signs Legislation Designating Juneteenth A State, Public HolidayThe holiday commemorates the ending of slavery in America.
New Jersey Residents Can Now Register To Vote OnlineThe state Division of Elections, which is overseen by the secretary of state, launched its first online registration tool on Friday, though the Democratic governor announced it Tuesday.
New Jersey Gov. Murphy Signs Bill To Make November Election Mostly Mail-OnlyThe bill comes in the face of a lawsuit from Republican President Donald Trump’s campaign to halt an executive order Murphy signed earlier this month requiring a mostly mail-in election.
Murphy Seeks Tax Hikes, Some Cuts, More Debt In $40B BudgetStanding on a podium Tuesday at midfield at Rutgers' SHI Stadium in Piscataway to make social distancing easier than inside the confines of the statehouse, Murphy unveiled his second fiscal 2021 budget of the year.
New Jersey Gov. Murphy Slams 'Highly Disturbing' Number Of Residents Not Cooperating With Contact TracersMurphy said the state is not trying to engage in a witch hunt.
New Jersey's Coronavirus Rate Of Transmission Climbs Back Above 1.0 BenchmarkAny number above 1.0 means each newly-infected person is spreading the virus to at least one other person.
Gov. Phil Murphy Clears Way For Some New Jersey Schools To Begin Academic Year OnlineMurphy says any student who chooses to continue with remote learning "must be accommodated."
Gov. Phil Murphy Says New Jersey Awarding $15 Million In CARES Fund To Small BusinessesNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday that $15 million in federal funding has been made available to small businesses struggling from the coronavirus outbreak.
Wildwood Mayor Pete Byron Appeals Gov. Phil Murphy's Decision To Indefinitely Close Indoor DiningThe Mayor of a Jersey Shore town is appealing Gov. Phil Murphy's decision to indefinitely close indoor dining, which was originally scheduled to reopen this week.
New Jersey Asking Travelers From 16 States To Self-QuarantineGov. Phil Murphy updated the states the travel advisory applies to on Monday.
President Trump Won't Follow New Jersey Quarantine Mandate During Upcoming Trip, White House SaysTrump recently traveled to Arizona, one of the states designated by New Jersey as a hotspot requiring quarantine. Trump will visit his Bedminster golf club this weekend.
New Jersey's Museums, Aquariums, And Arcades Can Reopen July 2, Gov. Phil Murphy SaysMuseums, aquariums, some indoor recreation facilities, and libraries can reopen at a 25% capacity on July 2, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday.
Morey’s Pier Looking To Hire About 500 New Employees As Gov. Phil Murphy Gives Amusement, Water Parks Green Light To Reopen On July 2Big news for lovers of the boardwalk -- amusement and water parks are allowed to reopen just in time for summer's biggest holiday.
New Jersey Casinos, Indoor Dining Allowed To Reopen July 2 But Gov. Murphy Won't 'Tolerate Knuckleheads'New Jersey casinos and indoor dining can reopen with limited capacity just in time for Fourth of July weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday morning.
Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines.