Number of The Day

December 2, 2020 | Number of The Day
The most ever spent on a ballot question in New Jersey was more than $24 million for the 2016 referendum on whether to allow two new casinos be built in ...
December 1, 2020 | Number of The Day
Whippersnappers who’ve come of age in the era of streaming and downloading digital music may be shocked to learn that in the ‘50s and ‘60s hep-cats and hippies often bought ...
November 30, 2020 | Number of The Day
It’s a truism that’s repeated so often it can lose some of its impact: New Jersey is an expensive state to live in — make that very expensive. The latest ...
November 27, 2020 | Number of The Day
The total number may surprise, but diners almost feel like part of the New Jersey landscape, with local favorites cropping up in small towns and larger eateries strategically located near ...
November 26, 2020 | Number of The Day
One thing is certain about this year’s Thanksgiving: It will be unlike any we’ve ever celebrated. COVID-19’s second wave is keeping family gatherings small, if they’re not canceled entirely. In ...
November 25, 2020 | Number of The Day
Despite the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urging people to stay put for the holiday, millions of Americans are traveling to see family. The weekend was one of the ...
November 24, 2020 | Number of The Day
The dangers of lead exposure in children are long known: It can affect learning, memory, behavior and overall health. Isles, a Trenton-based community development and environmental organization, is highlighting the issue ...
November 23, 2020 | Number of The Day
As the past 10 months have made clear, New Jersey is chockablock with heroes. To the best of our knowledge, however, none can shrink to several centimeters in size, sprout ...
November 20, 2020 | Number of The Day
The next time you’re stuck in traffic on the George Washington Bridge, don’t give in to dark thoughts about 2013’s Bridgegate scandal, which shut down two local access lanes for ...
November 19, 2020 | Number of The Day
There’s a not-surprising new number from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics given the coronavirus pandemic: Employment in the 357 largest U.S. counties decreased from June 2019 to June 2020. ...