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Scutari talks pot & scandal on MSNBC

LINDEN — Sen. Nicholas Scutari provided insight about the investigation into the George Washington Bridge scandal that has been dogging GOP Gov. Chris Christie during an interview on MSNBC that aired live on Saturday. Scutari also discussed his initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in…

GWB probes unearth shocking new scandals

STATE — Gov. Chris Christie’s brother bought and sold a half dozen properties within walking distance of a PATH station slated for $256 million of renovations funded by the Port Authority. The Christie administration has come under fire for unethical…

Elizabeth High School Super Band

The marching band from Elizabeth High School was featured in The New York Times for performing in Newark as part of the media day festivities for the 48th Super Bowl. Super Bowl XLVIII takes place Sunday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.

FBI joins Christie scandal probe

STATE — The FBI is looking into the scandal surrounding Gov. Chris Christie’s involvement in holding Hurricane Sandy recovery funds hostage to approval of a Hoboken development and the George Washington Bridge shutdown. Three government bodies — the U.S. Attorney’s office,…

Councilman denies being fired for ATM card scheme

LINDEN — Documents posted online at the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website appear to implicate a Linden councilman in the misappropriation of about $9,000 in client funds, which allegedly resulted in his termination from a job at JP Morgan…