In The News

https://patch.com/new-jersey/moorestown/1-000-items-collected-during-burlington-county-backpack-drive

Governor Murphy Tuesday signed into law legislation that will help schools and small businesses in New Jersey upgrade their water and ventilation systems to protect the health of students,educators, customers and employees.

Read more

1,000 Items Collected During Burlington County Backpack Drive

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ — More than a thousand items were collected for Burlington County students during a month-long school supply drive spearheaded by the Burlington County Commissioners and State Senators Dawn Marie Addiego and Troy Singleton, officials announced.

Read more

New Jersey Young Democrats Make Waves At 2021 YDA Convention

Cincinnati, OH — Every two years, young democrats from all across the county attend a biennial convention in a new city.

Read more

Gov. Murphy signs legislation establishing school and small business energy efficiency stimulus program fund

NEW JERSEY – Governor Phil Murphy Tuesday signed legislation (S-3995) that establishes a fund administered by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) which will provide grants to schools and small businesses for the assessment, repair, upgrading, and replacement of HVAC systems and plumbing fixtures and appliances that fail to meet efficiency and health standards.

Read more

Acting Governor Oliver signs landmark Urban Enterprise Zone reform bill

NEW JERSEY – Acting Governor Sheila Oliver signed into law Tuesday the Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) Reform Bill (A5580/S3600).

Read more

SBA disaster-loan program expanded to Burlington County flood victims

MOUNT HOLLY - Low-interest loans are available to eligible residents and businesses in Burlington County towns hit by flash flooding on July 12.

Read more

Ending the Year and Entering the New Year in Perfect Style: Driving Unimpaired

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ — Residents and businesses in Burlington County are eligible for disaster relief loans from the federal government after flash flooding that struck the region on July 12, officials announced.

Read more

Senators want Murphy to stop payroll tax hike

Two Republican state senators have accused Gov. Phil Murphy of covertly implementing a $250 million unemployment insurance tax, while a Democratic senator joined them in urging the use of federal Covid relief funds to pay for it.

Read more

Over 1,000 Items Donated in School Supply Drive Organized by Singleton, Commissioners

WESTAMPTON, NJ — Hundreds of Burlington County students will be better prepared for the start of the new school year thanks to a successful backpack and school supplies drive organized by the Burlington County Commissioners and State Senators Dawn Marie Addiego and Troy Singleton, which included a collection site at the Bordentown Branch of the Burlington County Library. 

Read more

To Replenish Unemployment Fund, Murphy Administration Raises Taxes On Businesses

New Jersey businesses are poised to pay an additional $250 million in taxes this year — and potentially three times more overall — to help refill the fund for unemployment benefits after the COVID-19 pandemic drained billions of dollars from it, according to the Department of Labor.

Read more