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NEW JERSEYANS REMAIN MIXED ABOUT GARDEN STATE’S QUALITY OF LIFE; IT’S A GOOD PLACE TO LIVE, BUT NOT TO LOOK FOR WORK OR RETIRE

Almost six in 10 New Jersey residents call their state a good or excellent place to live, but those who call the Garden State home clearly recognize its strengths and weaknesses, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. While 58 percent believe New Jersey is a good or excellent place to raise a family and about 70 … Read more …

Posted at 2:30 pm December 15, 2015, in Business, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Economy, Entertainment, Family, New Jersey, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Quality of Life, Recreation, Retirement, Right Direction Wrong Track, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Taxes, Unemployment

THE SOPRANOS: A “HIT” IN JERSEY

Like diners, toll roads, and Jimmy Hoffa’s final resting place, television’s “The Sopranos” has become a fundamental part of the New Jersey landscape, with many state residents eagerly awaiting the show’s fourth season. According to the latest Star Ledger/Eagleton-Rutgers Poll, just over half of all New Jersey adults have tuned into the HBO series at least … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 15, 2002, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Entertainment, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

BEATLES RATE A “6” AMONG NEW JERSEYANS; BABY BOOMERS GIVE BEATLES A “8”

On scale of 1 to 10, New Jerseyans give the Beatles a score of 6 as their most favorite group.. However, those who are in the “Baby Boomer” generation give the “Fab Four” an 8. Overall, 1-in-10 state residents spontaneously name John, Paul, George, and Ringo as their favorite popular singing group of all time. … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 12, 1995, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Entertainment, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll