New Jersey got its name from the island of Jersey in the English Channel. It was one of the original 13 English Colonies and became the third state to ratify the United States Constitution in 1787.
New Jersey was named after the Isle of Jersey in the English Channel. This is due to British influence over the colonies in the early years of the United States. New Jersey was originally called New Netherlands and was renamed after the Dutch colonists lost the land to British colonists.
Find a doctor in New Jersey by searching online directories, seeking recommendations from family or friends, inquiring from health organizations and sampling various doctor reviews. Factors to consider when choosing a doctor include cost, location and any required specialties.
To perform a business name search, go to the website of the county or state governing body that handles new business licenses for the company's area, and enter the name in the search field. In many areas, this process is handled by the Secretary of State or Clerk-Recorder's office.
Whitepages, SearchBug and DOBSearch.com all provide online tools that allow users to find information on businesses, including the name, using a known address. SearchBug and DOBSearch.com may require a fee to acquire information about the location. Another tool by PeopleSmart allows users to search
The governor's activities, services offered, roles of departments, employment opportunities and business news is some of the information available on New Jersey's state website. Other information includes things to know about New Jersey and news about the state's education.
Begin a search on Craigslist.org for apartment rentals in New Jersey by selecting the part of the state in which you want to rent, then following links to the housing section. The site lists North Jersey, South Jersey, Central New Jersey and Jersey Shore.
The website of the State of New Jersey's Civil Service Commission posts job openings for its family and social services departments, accounting and financial services, and operations for the state's water and sewage treatment facilities, depending on availability. Requirements for each position are
Company name search tools are found on SEC.gov and DOBSearch.com, as of 2015. Both websites feature free search tools to find information about a company by entering a company name.
Popular stores in New Jersey, as of 2015, include shoe store Piazza Della Sole in Montclair, bookstore Montclair Book Center, apparel store Restyle Renew in Denville and toy store JaZams in Princeton. All were voted as favorites in the "Best of Jersey 2014" issue of "New Jersey Monthly."