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NJDOT alarm system can prevent you from getting stuck in the snow

NJDOT alarm system can prevent you from getting stuck in the snow

Originally conceived with winter in mind, a more than two-year-old New Jersey Department of Transportation warning system for motorists is ready – but officials say so far it has only needed to be used once in its history. It was for the rest of Hurricane Ida, which washed over the state on September 1 last …

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NJ hospital admissions could peak at 8,000 in February 2022

NJ hospital admissions could peak at 8,000 in February 2022

The number of confirmed positive COVID cases in New Jersey has been declining over the past four days, but the latest modeling indicates that hospitalizations will continue to increase and we may not reach the peak of this latest COVID wave driven by the omicron variant before sometime in February. New modeling State Health Commissioner …

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NJ’s food banks expect increase in winter demand, still due to COVID

NJ’s food banks expect increase in winter demand, still due to COVID

Twenty months since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, places devoted to feeding the hungry have still not experienced a weakening of demand in Garden State. In fact, the need for food among New Jersey families may increase even more during the winter months. “We expect food demand to increase this winter after rent and …

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Has your city made NJ’s proposed list for ‘food desert’ funding?

Has your city made NJ’s proposed list for ‘food desert’ funding?

You may still have the power to put your own city on a list of communities that will eventually split up to $ 240 million over the next six years in food security funding. The New Jersey Economic Development Authority on Tuesday released its draft list of the 50 communities it considers to be the …

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