Articles Posted in the " South Jersey " Category



  • Burlco welcomes home heroine Carli Lloyd

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s finally something a little less depressing for consumers of Jersey news: the Delran native and former Medford Striker was back in Burlington County on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, where Carli Lloyd earned a hero’s welcome as she continues a national victory lap after carrying the U.S. women’s team […]


  • UPDATE: West Deptford approves Sweeney-inspired picketing ordinance

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Did the First Amendment take it on the chin tonight in West Deptford, Save Jerseyans? An ordinance which we were the first to report on last month attained final passage Wednesday night following a strict 3-to-2 party-line vote. Henceforth, protesters can’t picket within 100 feet of residential properties […]



  • Christie signs fast-tracked EMS bill

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Trenton is, without question, one of the most dysfunctional places on earth. Few folks on either side of the aisle would disagree with me, Save Jerseyans. It’s not just a matter of agreeing (or disagreeing) on spending priorities. We can’t even agree WHETHER to pay our pre-existing bills, […]




  • Pennacchio wades into Port Authority discussion to push DRPA reform

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You may’ve noticed that we haven’t said much around here about this week’s New York/New Jersey Port Authority “reform” developments. The reason is simple, Save Jerseyans: as a Camden County resident, I’m tired of Trenton ignoring equally pressing corruption at my end of the state. A notable exception […]


  • In Camco, GOP Freeholder slate targets EMS bill

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There’s a particularly fierce battle underway in New Jersey’s halls of power right now, Save Jerseyans, over S2980, a bill which would, as I explained to you before, grant “hospitals which are designated Level 1 trauma centers the exclusive authority to provide advance life support services in the municipality in […]


  • UPDATE: Sweeney-inspired ordinance advances in West Deptford

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Late update: An ordinance designed to stop pro-2A pickets in front of Senate President Steve Sweeney’s home, first reported here at Save Jersey, will get a final vote next month after a party-line 3-to-2 vote in West Deptford on Wednesday evening. It’s unclear whether protests will continue […]



  • Labor isn’t thicker than water

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If labor unions want to prove that they’re more than just Democrat super pacs of a different name, Save Jerseyans, than stuff like this doesn’t help their case: Just in. Breaking News AFL-CIO only endorses @VinceMazzeo for NJ Assembly Dist 2. Will Paul’s does not receive endorsement. […]