The Garden State Preservation Trust has approved and recommended to the New Jersey State Legislature nearly $87 million in funding for projects to develop or update parks, playgrounds and fields, which includes spaces in Gloucester and Camden Counties.
IT’SUGAR, known for its over-the-top sweets, giant candy, and absurd (in a good way) sugar creations, has announced that it will open a new location on Saturday, Dec. 14 in the new American Dream mall located way up in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Following the tragic shooting that occurred at Pleasantville High School during a football game on Nov. 15 between the Pleasantville Greyhounds and Camden Panthers, the two teams met again at Lincoln Financial Field not only to finish their game, but to come together as a community.
Drivers in New Jersey collide with deer approximately 50,000 times per year, according to the NJ Department of Environmental Protection. Most of those collisions occur during the mating season in the autumn.
Senate President Steve Sweeney, Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg, and Senate President Pro Tempore M. Teresa Ruiz were unanimously reelected today by the members of the Senate Democratic Majority to continue to serve in the top leadership positions for the new 219th Legislature, the two-year session which starts in January 2020.
Former New Jersey Congressman William J. Hughes passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the age of 87. Hughes represented New Jersey's 2nd District in Congress for 21 years from 1974 to 1995, and afterward served as Ambassador to Panama for the Clinton Administration. He was an active advocate for South Jersey and focused on many issues affecting our region, such as preserving the Jersey Shore and Pine Barrens against pollution and development.