• MICHAEL CATALINI Associated Press
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TRENTON — Democrat Phil Murphy and Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno want voters to put them in charge of the state's economy and are charting different courses toward what they promise will be growth.

New Jersey’s Small Business Development Centers are pushing again for an increase in their state funding — which would in turn make the centers eligible to have federal funding increased to the program in a state with one of the nation’s highest unemployment rates.

The Ocean County Sheriff is urging residents to beware of suspicious telephone calls from callers identifying themselves as IRS agents and representatives from the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department.

Target will sell its pharmacy and clinic businesses to the drugstore chain CVS Health for about $1.9 billion in a deal that combines the resources of two retailers seeking to polish their health care reputations.

Lowe’s, Lane Bryant and Brooks Brothers are scheduled to be among the companies interviewing potential workers at a Family Service Association job fair starting Wednesday morning in Galloway Township.