New Jersey

TRC Wins $36 Million Contract to Oversee Clean Up of FAA Superfund Site in New Jersey

  LOWELL, MASS./ NOVEMBER 13, 2018 (STL.News) TRC, a leading provider of end-to-end engineering, consulting and construction management solutions fueled by innovative technology, has been awarded a nine-year, $36 million contract from the Federal Aviation Administration to oversee remediation of an FAA-owned Superfund site in Atlantic County, N.J. The contract involves the 5,000-acre William J. … Continue reading TRC Wins $36 Million Contract to Oversee Clean Up of FAA Superfund Site in New Jersey

Holiday for students in 27 New Jersey school districts on day of Hindu festival Diwali

Over 27 school districts in New Jersey will reportedly stay closed for students on November seven, the day of most popular Hindu festival Diwali. In addition, there will reportedly be early dismissal for students in other over 15 New Jersey school districts on Diwali day of November seven. The New Jersey school districts with no … Continue reading Holiday for students in 27 New Jersey school districts on day of Hindu festival Diwali

New Jersey News: Joint Statement from Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Oliver on Moody’s Upgrading Atlantic City’s Credit Rating

TRENTON, NJ – Friday, Governor Murphy and Lieutenant Governor Oliver released the following statement in response to Moody’s Investors Services upgrading Atlantic City’s credit rating four spots from Caa3 to a positive-outlook rating of B2: “Once again, we are seeing that our collaborative and cooperative approach to turning Atlantic City around was the right path … Continue reading New Jersey News: Joint Statement from Governor Murphy, Lieutenant Governor Oliver on Moody’s Upgrading Atlantic City’s Credit Rating

EPA News: EPA Finalizes $19.5 Million Plan to Upgrade Groundwater Treatment System, Maximize Removal of Contaminants at Fair Lawn Well Field Superfund Site, New Jersey

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Friday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized a $19.5 million cleanup plan for the Fair Lawn Well Field Superfund site in Fair Lawn, New Jersey.  Previous industrial and commercial activities at the site contaminated the soil and groundwater with chlorinated volatile organic compounds.  EPA will expand and enhance the system … Continue reading EPA News: EPA Finalizes $19.5 Million Plan to Upgrade Groundwater Treatment System, Maximize Removal of Contaminants at Fair Lawn Well Field Superfund Site, New Jersey

New Jersey News: DOL Cites Pet Food Manufacturer for Failure to Correct Prior Workplace Safety, Health Hazards

HOWELL, NJ – The U.S. Department of Labor‘s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Hamiltime Herb Co. LLC after inspectors found employees exposed to safety and health hazards in a follow-up investigation at its Howell, New Jersey, facility in May 2018. OSHA proposed penalties totaling $152,829. OSHA cited the pet food manufacturer for … Continue reading New Jersey News: DOL Cites Pet Food Manufacturer for Failure to Correct Prior Workplace Safety, Health Hazards

New Jersey News: NEWARK, Dequan Farlow, Previously Convicted Felon From Essex County, New Jersey, Sentenced To 94 Months In Prison For Illegally Possessing Firearm

NEWARK, N.J. – A Newark man who was arrested following a domestic disturbance in which he discharged his weapon was sentenced today to 94 months in prison for possessing a firearm as a previously convicted felon, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Dequan Farlow, 38, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Stanley R. Chesler to … Continue reading New Jersey News: NEWARK, Dequan Farlow, Previously Convicted Felon From Essex County, New Jersey, Sentenced To 94 Months In Prison For Illegally Possessing Firearm

New Jersey News: Indictment Charges Diana A. Heil with Stealing $140,000 in State Pension Benefits

TRENTON, NJ – New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that an Atlantic County woman was indicted yesterday for allegedly stealing $140,873 in state pension benefits that continued to be paid for her mother for eight years after the mother died. Diana A. Heil, 48, of Pleasantville, N.J., was indicted by a state grand … Continue reading New Jersey News: Indictment Charges Diana A. Heil with Stealing $140,000 in State Pension Benefits

Chime tower is voice for Flight 93 passengers killed on 9/11

Nearly 17 years after passengers on a hijacked flight from New Jersey to California fought back against a band of terrorists who then crashed the jetliner into a rural Pennsylvania field, a symbol of their bravery and sacrifice will be unveiled Sunday at the place where they fell to earth. The Tower of Voices, a … Continue reading Chime tower is voice for Flight 93 passengers killed on 9/11