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December 31, 2020 | Number of The Day
Many New Jersey school districts have been offering free meals to all families during the pandemic. And the U.S. Department of Agriculture has relaxed rules to make it easier for ...
December 30, 2020 | Number of The Day
New Jersey may be known as the Garden State, but residents with green thumbs hoping to cultivate healthy, vibrant flower beds or lush, luxuriant lawns face numerous challenges. How numerous? ...
December 29, 2020 | Number of The Day
The Great White Way gets all the glamor, but if there were even a jot of justice in this world, Roselle would be known far and wide as The First ...
December 28, 2020 | Number of The Day
Trying to determine who invented the solid-body electric guitar is like trying to figure out who discovered fire. There’s no shortage of contenders, like American Naval officer George Breed, who ...
December 24, 2020 | Number of The Day
Folks from the Garden State are bound by the laws of gravity just like everyone else — at least most of them are. But 12 New Jerseyans have snapped the ...
December 23, 2020 | Number of The Day
Two new helplines to give emotional support and crisis counseling to New Jersey health care workers and first responders impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic have been launched by the Department ...
December 22, 2020 | Number of The Day
His name probably gives it away, but Jean-Pierre Blanchard was not a native New Jerseyan. Still, the enterprising Frenchman earned his place in Garden State history in 1793, when he ...
December 21, 2020 | Number of The Day
The state filed lawsuits Friday targeting polluters. The unrelated complaints, seven in all, concern the unlawful discharge and storage of hazardous chemicals by dry cleaners, automotive repair and filling stations, ...
December 18, 2020 | Number of The Day
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development announced a grim record on Thursday — its disbursement of $20 billion in unemployment benefits in the 39 weeks since COVID-19 hit New ...
December 17, 2020 | Number of The Day
Sri Nihal Tammana of Edison founded the nonprofit Recycle My Battery in 2019. Since then, the 11-year-old and a team of 45 other children have recycled more than 38,000 batteries ...