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December 10, 2010 | Number of The Day
The Barnegat Bay watershed is a 75-square mile estuarine system, which consists of shellfish beds, finfish habitats, and waterfowl nesting grounds. More than 550,000 people live in the watershed, and ...
December 9, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey may be one of the wealthiest states in the nation, but 9.4 percent of the state’s residents live in poverty, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Small Area ...
December 8, 2010 | Number of The Day
Women owned 27.3 percent of New Jersey businesses in 2007, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Survey of Business Owners. That would be 213,418 firms out of the 782,028 registered ...
December 7, 2010 | Number of The Day
The cumulative spending in the three state legislative districts that held special elections this year was $2.6 million. The biggest-spending district was the 14th, where Linda Greenstein (D-Mercer) outspent
December 3, 2010 | Number of The Day
As educators and politicians debate how to best serve New Jersey’s student population, it’s important to note that 15.87 percent of the students enrolled in public and charter schools in ...
December 2, 2010 | Number of The Day
Rocks in a narrow belt of the NJ Highlands stretching from Wanaque to Ringwood have been dated at 1.37 billion years old, making them the oldest rocks in New Jersey. ...
December 1, 2010 | Number of The Day
Taken as a group, New Jerseyans are relatively safe drivers: 91.7 percent have no points on their license, according to monthly monitoring statistics available at YourMoney.NJ.Gov. The site is managed ...
November 30, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jerseyans are just about the most able-bodied citizens in the country, as only 15 percent are limited with any physical, mental and emotional problems, according to the Centers for ...
November 29, 2010 | Number of The Day
New Jersey had six cities with a crime rate above the national average in 2009, according to CQ Press’s annual rankings of crime in cities. Camden, which was ranked number ...