Nursing home workers threaten strike

JERSEY CITY — The union representing about 450 workers at four New Jersey nursing homes held a press conference on July 24, in Journal Square to announce they are ready to strike if a deal cannot be reached with Alaris Health…

Company sinks & sues soldiers

by Paul Kiel, ProPublica With stores near military bases across the country, the retailer USA Discounters offers easy credit to service members. But when those loans go bad, the company uses the local courts near its Virginia headquarters to file suits…

Primp Your Pit Bull

HILLSIDE – This August, People for Animals plans to spay/neuter 250 Pit Bull Terrier-type dogs for residents of New Jersey for a special $20 rate, which includes a free doggie nail trim, during PetSmart Charities® annual “Primp Your Pit” campaign.…

Opinion: Prieto and Vitale deserve credit

by Don Camisi Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto and Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee Chairman Joseph Vitale deserve credit for sponsoring the Caregiver Advise, Record, and Enable (CARE) Act. It has broad bipartisan support. AARP has worked diligently…