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Radio Hosts to Return After 10 Day Suspension

New Jersey hosts Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco issued an apology today for comments made Wednesday regarding New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on their popular, statewide radio show. from - TRENTON — New Jersey hosts Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco issued an apology today for comments made Wednesday regarding New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on their popular, statewide radio show. “We offer our sincerest apologies to Attorney General Gurbir Grewal as well as the Sikh and Asian communities for a series of insensitive comments we made on our show. For 21 years, the Dennis and Judi show has been unscripted and free form. We use humor and sarcasm to make a point and add color to the broadcast;…
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NJ Gov Murphy Outraged Over Attorney General Mock – Top Local Radio Hosts Removed from Air

Trenton, NJ: Governor Phil Murphy states, “I’m outraged by the abhorrent and xenophobic comments made earlier today mocking Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on “The Dennis & Judi Show” on New Jersey Hate speech has no place in New Jersey, and it does not belong on our airwaves. Station management must now hold the hosts accountable for these intolerant and racist comments.” Pictured is NJ Gov Phil Murphy (L) and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal (C) during the Grewal swearing in ceremony. The radio station released the follow: New Jersey has taken its mid-day hosts, Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco, off the air until further notice in light of comments about state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal made during Wednesday’s show. “We are aware…
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Indictment Charges Man with Soliciting Bribes and Fictitious Fees from Victims of Superstorm Sandy While Employed at Housing Recovery Center

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a man who worked at a state-operated housing recovery center in Newark after Superstorm Sandy has been indicted on charges that he demanded thousands of dollars in bribes and fictitious fees from storm victims, fraudulently representing to the victims that he could expedite and/or increase the federal relief funds they received. The Division of Criminal Justice Financial & Computer Crimes Bureau obtained a four-count state grand jury indictment on Friday, July 20, charging Ronald Golden, 43, of Norristown, Pa., with bribery in official and political matters (2nd degree), theft by deception (3rd degree), attempted theft by deception (3rd degree), and identity theft (4th degree). The indictment is the result of an investigation…
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State of NJ Homeland Special Events Resources

Trenton, NJ: The State of NJ, Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness offer Special Event Resources. NJOHSP compiles a statewide list of special events to be distributed to all law enforcement agencies to provide situational awareness and to assist in local planning requirements. Special events include any event that attracts large numbers of participants and spectators in both a public and/or private venue. Examples include: concerts, marathons, firework displays, community celebrations, visits by VIPs, sporting events, holiday gatherings, etc. We are requesting your assistance to help compile the statewide directory. Officials in any town can assist in keeping New Jersey prepared by completing an online “Special Events Submission Form” which can be found below. A comprehensive and current list of…
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Coombs of Elmer NJ Appointed to National Potato Promotion Board

WASHINGTON, DC: 2. - Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the appointment of 30 members to serve three-year terms on the National Potato Promotion Board beginning March 1, 2018. Newly appointed producer members are: Jared B. Smith, Alamosa, Colo. Wes Pahl, Aberdeen, Idaho Tyson Ruff, Aberdeen, Idaho Kasey Poulson, American Falls, Idaho Eric Searle, Burley, Idaho Mike Larsen, Declo, Idaho Ryan Christensen, Grace, Idaho Jeff Blanksma, Hammett, Idaho Steve Elfering, Idaho Falls, Idaho Stevens, Idaho Falls, Idaho Blake Matthews, Oakley, Idaho Blake Thorlund, Greenville, Mich. Jeffrey B. Jennings, Camden, John Coombs Jr., Elmer, Kyle Michael, Urbana, Ohio Adam W. Weber, Moses Lake, Wash. Reappointed producer members are: Dan Moss, Declo, Idaho Jeff Harper, Mountain Home, Idaho Kent Bitter, Shelley,…
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Unleashing America’s Offshore Oil and Gas Potential

Draft Proposed Program considers nearly the entire Outer Continental Shelf for potential oil and gas lease sales. The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) develops the Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (National OCS Program) for oil and gas development in accordance with the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCS Lands Act). This National OCS Program establishes a five-year schedule of oil and gas lease sales proposed for the  OCS. The National OCS Program specifies the size, timing, and location of potential leasing activity that the Secretary of the Interior determines will best meet national energy needs for the five-year period under consideration. Currently, BOEM is working under the approved 2017–2022 Program. However, as directed in Executive Order 13795 (April…
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MA, Maine, Maryland, North Carolina, New York and Virginia Opposes Rollback of Safety Protections During Proposed Expansion of Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling

Boston, MA:  — Attorney General Maura Healey joined a coalition of attorneys general in submitting comments to the Department of Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) opposing a plan to weaken BSEE’s regulations designed to reduce environmental and safety risks associated with offshore drilling following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill. “The Deepwater Horizon tragedy caused the death of 11 oil rig workers and catastrophic losses of marine life when millions of gallons of oil spilled into the Gulf,” said AG Healey. “It’s disgraceful that the Trump Administration is considering rolling back critical safety regulations while moving forward with a plan to open up our coastline to oil and gas drilling.” The attorneys general’s comments, filed Monday,…
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NJ Governor-elect Phil Murphy opens Stronger and Fairer Economy Transition Committee working group

State House News - Trenton, NJ:  Governor-elect Phil Murphy opens a Stronger and Fairer Economy Transition Committee working group with Advisor Carl Van Horn at The New Jersey Economic Development Authority on West State Street. WATCH NEWS VIDEO Advisor Carl Van Horn
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Structural Integrity: Public Service Electric & Gas Elevates New Jersey Energy Strong

Five Years After Hurricane Sandy's New Jersey Strong Evacuation Failure, Mass Casualty, Catastrophic Destruction, Energy Failure, and Gas Generator Misuse Poisonings: Public Service Electric & Gas Corp Elevates New Jersey Energy Strong Infrastructure. OCTOBER 26, 2017 / JOHN LATKA, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT ELECTRIC & GAS OPERATIONS - PSE&G. Five Years After Sandy: How We’re Making New Jersey Energy Strong. Newark, NJ: Since Superstorm Sandy left millions of New Jerseyans without power five years ago, PSE&G has completed strategic infrastructure investments that, in the event of another Sandy-like storm, will keep critical equipment out of floodwaters’ way and the lights on for many. Under our $ billion Energy Strong program, we have raised and reinforced electric substations and switching stations, replaced vulnerable natural gas…
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NORTH EAST – PATRIOTS STRONG – Woody’s National Football League (NFL) Sunday TV BAN for Veterans Special Forces Fundraiser

Patriots Strong Defense – Watch Patriots Strong News Video Farmingdale, NJ: A TV ban / boycott of the National Football League also known as the “NFL”, an industrial sports paid entertainment media facilitator, is in effect at Woody’s Roadside Tavern in Monmouth County New Jersey. The strong insult to Veteran and American citizens by the NFL players workplace protest during the National Anthem at televised football games has broken relationships with lifelong followers. Watch News video of Americans celebrating during Veterans Day weekend.
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Industrial Legal Growth – First Post Election Rally for Legalization at State House Complex as Governor Elect Phil Murphy Prepares for Office

Trenton, NJ: Boston native, Harvard graduate Phil Murphy, a Monmouth County New Jersey resident, has been elected Governor of New Jersey and desires to legalize recreational marijuana. Watch Video of first Post election rally for legalization beyond medical use. Vietnam Veteran Dan Brady, and Attorney Bill Caruso comments on legal industry growth, at the cmmnj rally at New Jersey’s Capitol Complex Attorney Bill Caruso discusses Massachusetts Industrial Legal issues and what New Jersey could experience.
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New Jersey Strong ™ Water Disasters – Managed Retreat PBS: Five years after Sandy, locals torn on flood protection

ATLANTIC STRONG (tm) News - Via PBS NEWSHOUR ***** - New Jersey Lower Atlantic - Five years ago, Hurricane Sandy decimated the East Coast, killing at least 60 people and causing an estimated $70 billion in property damage. It’s forced residents in Sea Bright, New Jersey to decide whether to support pricey taxpayer projects to protect vulnerable property or encourage property owners to take federal buy-outs. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Stephanie Sy reports.
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New Jersey Strong ™ Disasters – Industrial Opioid & Heroin Crisis – Torches Rise to Save Lives – Mayor Kelly Yaede

Hamilton, NJ (Mercer County, Capitol Coastal Plain): Hamilton Headlines ™ Veterans Park Hamilton Remembers with One Voice on International Overdose Awareness Day. Mayor Kelly Yaede raises awareness about the crisis. WATCH NEWS VIDEO
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New Jersey Strong ™ Disasters – Industrial Opioid & Heroin Crisis – Torches Rise to Save Lives – Senator Linda Greenstein

Hamilton, NJ (Mercer County, Capitol Coastal Plain): Hamilton Headlines ™ Veterans Park Hamilton Remembers with One Voice on International Overdose Awareness Day. Senator Linda Greenstein raises awareness about the crisis. WATCH NEWS VIDEO
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New Jersey Strong ™ Disasters – Industrial Opioid & Heroin Crisis – Torches Rise to Save Lives – Angelo Onofri

Hamilton, NJ (Mercer County, Capitol Coastal Plain): Hamilton Headlines ™ Veterans Park Hamilton Remembers with One Voice on International Overdose Awareness Day. Angelo Onofri raises awareness about the crisis. WATCH NEWS VIDEO
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