Business & Economy

Lehigh Valley Dairy announces orange juice recall

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Lehigh Valley Dairy is voluntarily recalling orange juice because it may contain milk, a common allergen. The Food and Drug Administration said the recall Thursday affects multiple brands distributed to both retail and ...

Officials Continue Review of What Led to Deadly Gas Explosion

Ewing Mayor Bert Steinmann says contractor Henkels & McCoy hit a main gas line, which caused the deadly explosion.

NJ Secretary of Agriculture Says Cold Winter’s Fine for Farms

NJ Secretary of Agriculture Douglas Fisher says that a good, cold and hearty winter is fine for the farms because it kills off disease and pests.

Hospitals big lobbyers in NJ in 2013

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A report from New Jersey election law monitors finds hospitals spent more on lobbying state lawmakers last year than any other industry or group in a year when lobbying spending was up overall. Data released Thursday by the ...

United opens new widebody maintenance hangar

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — United Airlines has opened its new widebody aircraft maintenance hangar at Newark Liberty International Airport. Airline officials say the new $35 million facility expands United's maintenance capability for widebody aircraft by ...

Conservative conference highlights GOP divisions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's leading Republicans are courting conservative activists gathered in suburban Washington this week, highlighting the tug of war for the GOP's soul. Thursday marks the first day of the annual Conservative Political ...

NJ Leads the Nation in Foreclosures

New Jersey has now surpassed Florida as the state with the highest number of mortgages that are more than 90 days delinquent.

NJ closes on first 8 home buyouts in South River

SOUTH RIVER, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey officials have completed buyouts of eight homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy in South River as its program to buy and demolish storm-prone properties continues. So far, the state has funding for 424 buyouts ...

House approves bill to ease flood insurance hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved legislation to roll back a recently enacted overhaul of the federal flood insurance program, after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp premium increases. Lawmakers approved the bill, ...

South Jersey Food Bank Sees High Demand After Casino Closure

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey's Southern Branch has seen increased demand since the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel closed in January.