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An Even Healthier Chicken Soup

You don't have to be sick to enjoy a bowl of chicken soup during these super cold days of winter. At 218 calories per serving, this recipe packs in healthy ingredients such as brown rice.
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Governor Christie Acts On Legislation On His Way Out

Outgoing Governor Chris Christie had a busy day Monday, cramming in action on 150 pieces of legislation.  Highlights include Christie signing bills criminalizing drone use while drunk, outlawing the use of bump stocks and mandating criminal background checks for people who work in homes for the disabled.  He vetoed a proposed ban on traveling circuses…

Phil Murphy Becomes NJ's 56th Governor

Democrat Phil Murphy is New Jersey's 56th governor.  The former Wall Street executive and diplomat taking the oath of office at noon Tuesday at the Trenton War Memorial, along with his running mate, Lieutenant Governor-elect Sheila Oliver.  Murphy, who's 60-years-old, has never held elected office before but is about to assume one of the most…

Immaculata's Tom Falato steps down

After three seasons as head coach at Immaculata, Tom Falato has decided to step down.  The school announced Falato's resignation in a press release this afternoon, after he met with his team one final time. The 70-year-old Falato coached the Spartans for three seasons, going 20-13.  His teams made the playoffs all three years, going…

Superintendent Search At NJ Bullying Death School

A New Jersey school district where a girl killed herself after apparently being bullied is going to launch a search this month for a new superintendent.  Rockaway Township Schools' Greg McGann recently announced that he plans to resign July 1st at the end of his contract.  Twelve-year-old Copeland Middle School student Mallory Grossman committed suicide…

Walmart Is Increasing Pay, Adding Benefits For Employees

Walmart is raising its starting wage to eleven-dollars for all hourly employees nationwide, crediting the White House tax overhaul.  Currently, Walmart employees make nine-dollars an hour, which will increase to ten-dollars an hour after training is completed. In a statement to employees, Walmart CEO Doug McMillon expresses a desire to "continue investing" into employees with…

Feds Raid 7-Elevens Across The U.S.

Nearly 100 7-Eleven franchise stores across the U.S. are the targets of immigration agents.  Immigration and Customs Enforcement confirms agents served notice of inspection and conducted interviews with employees and managers of the stores Wednesday.  An ICE official tells NBC News that Customs Enforcement will continue its efforts to protect jobs for American workers by…

CHRIS CHRISTIE -MOST UNPOPULAR NJ GOVERNOR ON RECORD

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – According to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, when asked late last November about the end of Christie’s tenure, just 5 percent of residents said they are going to miss Christie when he’s gone – only about 350,000 out of the approximately 7 million adults who live in the Garden State. On the other hand, ten times this number said they…