New Jersey

Mayor Ravi Bhalla
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Steve Burns
July 04, 2020 - 3:16 pm
Hoboken saw a big jump in coronavirus cases this week—and the vast majority of those infected traveled recently to states on New Jersey's quarantine list.
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Jersey Shore Boardwalk Seaside Heights
Marla
Marla Diamond
July 02, 2020 - 6:50 pm
While it won’t be business as usual, casinos and other attractions will be opening up this holiday weekend along the Jersey Shore.
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Newark water problem
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 4:24 pm
Newark has made significant progress in addressing the high levels of lead in the city’s drinking water.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Edwin J. Torres for Governor’s Office
Adam Warner
July 02, 2020 - 2:15 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday said he was signing an executive order raising the limit on crowd size for outdoor gatherings from 250 to 500 people ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend and graduation ceremonies next week.
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George Floyd protest
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July 01, 2020 - 8:16 pm
A dispute between neighbors over work being done at a New Jersey home this week sparked a brief anti-racism protest march after video of the confrontation was posted on social media.
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Atlantic City Casinos
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 9:25 pm
Atlantic City tried Prohibition once before. It worked so well that Nucky Johnson, the legendary politician and racketeer, built a Boardwalk empire immortalized on HBO nearly a century later.
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Crowded bar
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June 30, 2020 - 5:49 pm
Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop said Tuesday the city may roll back it’s reopening progress after a popular bar was found packed with people over the weekend.
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Short Hills Mall
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 3:06 pm
While shoppers in New Jersey can head back to malls beginning Monday, residents hoping to enjoy indoor dining will have to wait.
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Phil Murphy
Gov. Phil Murphy's Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 26, 2020 - 1:29 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday released guidelines for students to return to their classrooms in the fall.
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Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 25, 2020 - 7:49 pm
A Paterson city councilman, a councilman-elect and two other men face criminal voting fraud charges stemming from the May 12 special election in the city, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said Thursday.
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