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Disbarred attorney admits stealing from clients

UNION COUNTY — A disbarred West Orange attorney, who once managed a Cranford-based law office, admitted to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from half a dozen clients, according to Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park. Appearing recently before state Superior…

Teenager shot in Rahway

RAHWAY — Police responding to a number of 911 calls reporting gunfire found a teenager shot in the leg at the 600 block of Central Avenue. The shooting occurred near the city’s high school Thursday at about 9:20 p.m. after…

One year of senseless silence on gun violence

Voice of the People by James J. Devine

One year ago today, we lost 26 fellow Americans to gun violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. We lost 20 of our youngest students, and six dedicated school workers. To mark the anniversary of that tragedy with…

Democracy Prevails in Council Vote

RAHWAY — The City Council shot down an attempt to silence political dissent when eight members voted against an ordinance proposed by Mayor Samson Steinman, who wanted to stop broadcasting the public comments portion of the governing body’s meetings. Long…

Christie tops list of Republican White House hopefuls

Christie becomes Republicans’ best bet for 2016 (via AFP) New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie won overwhelming re-election on Tuesday, propelling him to the top of a list of Republican White House hopefuls for 2016. Christie, 51, who has led his…