April 2, 2020 | Number of The Day
Any number is too many: In 2018, more than 200 calls were made to the national Human Traffic Hotline from New Jersey. The reality behind that figure is likely even ...
April 1, 2020 | Number of The Day
In a federal report published last week, Rutgers researchers say autism continues to be far more common in 8-year-old children in New Jersey than elsewhere in the United States. The ...
March 31, 2020 | Number of The Day
If you fill up your car with gas today in New Jersey, you’ll pay an average of $2.20 per gallon, 29 cents cheaper than a month ago and 49 cents ...
March 30, 2020 | Number of The Day
Many New Jerseyans who receive food assistance through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program should have received an extra benefit payment yesterday (Sunday). Their benefits will also be higher in April ...
March 27, 2020 | Number of The Day
No, it’s not a typo: The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development reported a 1,546% increase in unemployment claims for the week ending March 21, compared with the ...
March 26, 2020 | Number of The Day
Here’s a small bit of good news that may help offset — even to the slightest degree — the facts of life during the coronavirus pandemic. New Jersey had the ...
March 25, 2020 | Number of The Day
The coronavirus epidemic has cost people their jobs all across the state. But at the same time, industry sectors that have been deemed “essential” — like shipping, food distribution and ...
March 23, 2020 | Number of The Day
A Rutgers research team has completed the first evaluation of a rapid COVID-19 test given emergency approval by the FDA. The test, which delivers results in as little as 45 ...
March 23, 2020 | Number of The Day
An anonymous donor has given Newark’s University Hospital $2,271,295 to support its COVID-19 response efforts. The Foundation for University Hospital said the donor contacted it earlier last week and asked ...
March 20, 2020 | Number of The Day
Profiting from the coronavirus pandemic is an ugly practice, but it is occurring in the Garden State. To crack down on this unsavory behavior, the New Jersey Division of Consumer ...