Gov. Chris Christie is taking a role in President Donald Trump’s administration that draws on his efforts trying to reduce the spread of New Jersey’s opioid epidemic.
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We’ve been watching the case of the Atlantic County Animal Shelter and the allegations against it by animal-rights activists and some former volunteers. We like all animals, including pets, and like to see government running well.
The Legislature is expediting a bill that would give state police and fire unions the power to reward themselves and their members at the expense of municipalities and taxpayers. Such fast-tracking of a law without public comment is an almost infallible sign state Senate and Assembly members…
Margate and many of its residents for too many years fought the city’s participation in federal and state efforts to restore beaches and create dunes to protect properties along the entire Jersey Shore. Along the way, opponents got the science, law and public will outside of Margate wrong, a…
Today’s final Ocean City Council vote on rules for Boardwalk performers should conclude a process that began almost five years ago. There could be a surprise — past proposals have been held at least three times — but this time city officials, merchants and performers have come to good terms …
How fitting the arrival of spring should find the greater Atlantic City community in good spirits. The signs of the city’s rebirth are pushing up like daffodils, reminders that with a little help people get through tough periods to flourish again.
The required addition of multipurpose recreational paths to major bridge upgrades delivered an extraordinary scenic and heavily used linear park on the Ocean City causeway. Now, one is being included in the rebuilt Garden State Parkway bridge over Great Egg Harbor, creating the possibility o…
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It’s unanimous. All four municipalities on Absecon Island now have banned releasing lighter-than-air balloons. We hope it starts a trend among Jersey Shore municipalities.
Boardwalk Hall is such a distinctive and famous name it needs no geographic qualifier. For 90 years it’s been the hall on the Boardwalk. Atlantic City Convention Center, though, is simply generic.
Public attention mostly was elsewhere early last month when the N.J. Open Data Initiative was signed into law. When its goal of easy, central access to all available state government information is realized, the measure will be seen as a landmark in public access and government accountability.