South Jersey is on track to once again lead the state in total spending for the general election, with one race poised to shatter records and siphon money from other contests in Atlantic, Cape May and Cumberland counties.
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In 2015, when state Democrats began pushing to legalize and tax marijuana in New Jersey, we suggested waiting to see how that turned out for the several states that already had done so.
New Jersey residents pay many high taxes, but none is more painful than the property tax. Homeowners pay the highest property taxes in the nation, an average $8,549 last year.
This year’s federal investigation into public employee prescription benefits fraud in South Jersey has yielded a steady stream of guilty pleas.
Among the capabilities that Pennsylvania-based Geisinger Health brought to South Jersey when it merged in 2015 with AtlantiCare, one is especially distinctive.
New Jersey homeowners pay the highest average property-tax bills in the nation, $8,549 last year. The state also has one of the highest marginal income-tax rates, including an 8.97 percent tax on earnings over $500,000.
The tiny borough of West Wildwood took a beating last year from Winter Storm Jonas, which damaged bulkheads and flooded the town.
The cooler days of early fall bring relief not just from sweating during outdoor activity, they also reduce the number of biting insects.
Local control of schools is prized to an extraordinary degree in New Jersey. Partly that’s because parents and communities want a say in how their children are educated. But it’s also because local officials love to have funds and jobs to dispense.
There’s a good debate going on in America about monuments and memorials for past historic figures and events. Simply making people more aware of history these days is a plus, and thinking about the reasons these durable expressions were created is always appropriate. If they were intended to…
A couple of weeks ago, Gov. Chris Christie surprised everyone by announcing he planned to spend $200 million on a variety of new initiatives in his commendable fight against the opioid addiction crisis.