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140207Wanko

Woodbridge Residents Offered Buyouts for Flood-Prone Homes

2-7-14
The DEP Blue Acres Program is making buyout offers to residents in Woodbridge, as it has for those in Sayreville and South River.
140207Beck

Sen. Beck: Sandy Aid Process Moving Slowly

2-7-14
Sen. Jennifer Beck said that the process of receiving Sandy aid funds is moving a lot slower than she wants.
140207Des

Sen. Gordon Demanding Answers from NJ Transit

2-7-14
Sen. Bob Gordon has called for hearings to look into operations at NJ Transit after the agency has gotten criticism for several incidents.
140207Lonegan

Lonegan Says He’s Ready to Go to Congress

2-7-14
Third Congressional District candidate Steve Lonegan (R) says he is positioned to serve in Congress.
140207Roundtable

Political Roundtable: Feb. 7, 2014

2-7-14
Republican Strategist Dale Florio and Democratic Strategist Adam Silverstein discuss the week in politics with NJTV News Managing Editor Mike Schneider.

Former NJ mayor indicted for fraud, obstruction

2-7-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former central New Jersey mayor has been indicted on charges he falsified tax returns related to the purchase of a farm property. Andrew Lucas is scheduled to appear in federal court in Trenton Friday. The 36-year-old ...

Wildwood accepts bid for beach bar

2-7-14
WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Wildwood is hoping to find some tax relief from a beach bar. The Jersey shore town has accepted a bid from a group of Philadelphia-area club and restaurant owners to operate the bar starting this summer. The group must first ...

Casinos in Camden, Newark? NJ pol says maybe

2-7-14
PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Politicians in northern New Jersey have long pushed for a casino at the Meadowlands race track in East Rutherford. But New Jersey's senate president says if gambling is ever expanded beyond Atlantic City, the Meadowlands ...

NJ lawmakers call for details on price of ink

2-7-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey legislative panel has advanced a bill that might help people seeing red over the price of ink. The bill would require sellers of printers to display the average per-page cost of printing and ink-sellers to say how ...

NJ assembly speaker open to higher taxes

2-7-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jerseyans might face higher taxes on the road and fees at home as the state looks for ways to raise revenue. Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto tells The Star-Ledger of Newark (http://bit.ly/1o07Jdr ) the Legislature should ...