Number of The Day

February 16, 2021 | Number of The Day
Last Friday at a coronavirus briefing, Commissioner of Health Judith Persichilli cited CDC modeling that indicates 60% of COVID-19 cases are transmitted from individuals experiencing no symptoms. She added, “testing ...
February 15, 2021 | Number of The Day
If plummeting a heart-stopping 418 feet to reach a top speed of 128 mph is your idea of fun, then New Jersey is the state for you. More specifically, you’ll ...
February 12, 2021 | Number of The Day
Few people, except perhaps billionaires, count 2020 as a good year financially. County political party committees in New Jersey are no exception; they notched their second-smallest fund-raising total in 12 ...
February 11, 2021 | Number of The Day
In 2018, New Jersey passed a law requiring all schools with at least 70% of students eligible for free or low-cost school meals to serve breakfast after the bell, beginning ...
February 10, 2021 | Number of The Day
Despite fewer cars on the road because of COVID-19 restrictions, there was an increase in fatal crashes nationwide in 2020, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. A study ...
February 9, 2021 | Number of The Day
New Jersey crossed the 1 million COVID-19 vaccinations threshold Monday, eight weeks after the state launched its coronavirus immunization program at University Hospital in Newark. Announcing the “significant milestone,” Gov. ...
February 8, 2021 | Number of The Day
As long as the traffic is moving at more than a snail’s pace, it’s easy to take the Holland Tunnel for granted. But in 1927, when the tunnel opened to ...
February 5, 2021 | Number of The Day
Consumers across the country reported losing more than $3.3 billion to fraud last year, about one-third of it due to imposter scams. The Federal Trade Commission, whose job is to ...
February 4, 2021 | Number of The Day
Monday was the first ever National Unclaimed Property Day, launched to encourage people to claim what belongs to them. It’s not a negligible issue: Almost 33 million people in the ...
February 3, 2021 | Number of The Day
The storm that unloaded 32 inches of snow on Newton earlier this week — the highest total statewide, according to the folks at AccuWeather — was no slouch. But it ...