Number of The Day

April 21, 2011 | Number of The Day
Celebrate Earth Day tomorrow and take the family to one of the 50 New Jersey state parks, marinas, forests or recreation areas. Although the state government will be closed in ...
April 20, 2011 | Number of The Day
This month marked the 2,000th farm preserved under New Jersey’s Farmland Preservation Program, which allows farmers to sell their development easements to the state in return for financial capital. That ...
April 19, 2011 | Number of The Day
Through March 2011, New Jersey has installed 305 megawatts of solar capacity, which the Board of Public Utilities (BPU) says is due to projects coming online at an unprecedented rate.
April 15, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jersey has seen a significant reduction in the rate of recidivism -- the return to prison or re-arrest of former prisoners -- to 42.7 percent, according to a recent ...
April 14, 2011 | Number of The Day
A study by the Office of State Comptroller, initiated by an anonymous complaint, found that New Jersey pays 27,000 state employees a clothing allowance -- $700 for a full-time worker, ...
April 13, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jerseyans are split right down the middle when it comes to how they feel about Gov. Chris Christie, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll, which showed that about 49 ...
April 12, 2011 | Number of The Day
Casino revenues were down 7.3 percent to $793.9 million in the first quarter of 2011, contributing $62.3 million in tax revenues to the Casino Revenue Fund for the first quarter ...
April 8, 2011 | Number of The Day
New Jersey's African-Americans are more supportive of charter schools than their white counterparts, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll of registered voters, which showed 52 percent of blacks surveyed in ...
April 7, 2011 | Number of The Day
Public contractors spend significantly less these days on political contributions; 2010's $9.4 million was the lowest amount of New Jersey political contributions by contractors since the pay-to-play restrictions were put ...