Number of The Day

June 15, 2020 | Number of The Day
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development paid weekly unemployment benefits to 1,021,339 people from March 15 to June 6, by far the largest number of claimants the ...
June 12, 2020 | Number of The Day
The list of endangered and threatened species living (precariously) in New Jersey is a long and disheartening one. It includes a number of familiar creatures, such as bobcats, barred owls, ...
June 11, 2020 | Number of The Day
The Department of Environmental Protection is awarding $19.4 million in annual Clean Communities grants to help municipalities and counties remove litter to beautify neighborhoods, improve water quality and enhance quality ...
June 10, 2020 | Number of The Day
A progressive think tank has issued a report finding the state could raise as much as $1.5 billion for its efforts to climb out of the fiscal hole caused by ...
June 9, 2020 | Number of The Day
New Jersey lawmakers are being asked to advance “cover all kids” legislation that would ensure all children in the state have access to health care coverage. At present, at least ...
June 8, 2020 | Number of The Day
New Jersey residents who are struggling with substance use disorders are being reminded they can speak with trained counselors 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The state Department ...
June 5, 2020 | Number of The Day
A poll conducted in Atlantic County before the coronavirus pandemic took hold, and whose results were released Thursday, suggests that food insecurity was a significant issue in that part of ...
June 4, 2020 | Number of The Day
COVID-19 exacerbated a number of problems across the Garden State, one of the most pressing — feeding our vulnerable citizens. As part of its response to the pandemic, the Salvation ...
June 3, 2020 | Number of The Day
In normal times, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) is envisaged as the state’s principal agency for driving economic growth. Since the advent of the coronavirus pandemic, however, it ...
June 2, 2020 | Number of The Day
Sorry to disappoint but the Jersey Devil is not now nor has it ever been the official state demon. We’ve had a fair number of demonic and devilish politicians, of ...