Merck to help Johnson & Johnson make its vaccine, Biden to announce
Drugmaker Merck & Co. will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson’s newly approved coronavirus vaccine in an effort to expand supply more quickly, a Biden administration official confirmed Tuesday.
NJ schools must teach diversity, inclusion under new law
The law aims to promote and highlight diversity, including economic, gender, sexual orientation and race.
J&J’s one-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine
Johnson & Johnson, headquartered in New Brunswick, received emergency use authorization from the FDA — and doses were expected in New Jersey within the week.
Johnson & Johnson one-shot vaccine approved: 70,000 in NJ next week
U.S. health advisers endorsed a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson on Friday, putting the nation on the cusp of adding an easier-to-use option to fight the pandemic.
Legal weed in NJ: Gov Murphy signs updated marijuana legislation
After months of delays, the governor signed legislation Monday that allows a recreational marijuana marketplace, while also decriminalizing cannabis.
Springsteen refused to take DWI breath test, cops say
The officer at Gateway National Recreation Area wrote in the statement of probable cause that he saw Springsteen take a shot of tequila and then get on his motorcycle.
Legalization deadline extended after Murphy hesitates on signing
A deadline set for Monday for Gov. Phil Murphy to act on legislation establishing a recreational marijuana marketplace has been extended.
Johnson & Johnson finishes one-shot vaccine, but not as effective
Johnson & Johnson’s long-awaited vaccine appears to protect against COVID-19 with just one shot – not as strong as some two-shot rivals but still potentially helpful for a world in dire need of more doses.
Much of NJ estate of Bonaparte brother to join park system
50 acres of fields, woods, and carriage trails will be part of the state park system, eventually with interpretative signs, audio tours, and walking trails.
Biden’s first acts would help thousands of NJ immigrants get citizenship
The swift proposals from the president could impact tens of thousands of New Jersey residents who are "Dreamers," and well over 400,000 unauthorized immigrants in New Jersey.