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Earth’s climate change measured from space

NASA this month successfully launched the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2), its first spacecraft dedicated to studying atmospheric carbon dioxide, the leading human-produced greenhouse gas driving changes in Earth’s climate. OCO-2 will be collecting space-based global measurements of atmospheric CO2 with…

Route 22 Auto Sales fined $1.8 million plus restitution

STATE – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs obtained a $1.8 million settlement plus consumer restitution from eight auto dealerships and their owners, Carmelo Giuffre, of Brooklyn, New York, and Ignazio Guiffre, of Colts Neck. The settlement resolves a state…

Union members demand contract

STATE — Union members at Regency Grande Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dover, made a showing of strength and unity at an energetic picket in front of their place of employment earlier this month as caregivers chanted, drummed, and drew honks of solidarity…

Pentagon Report Finds Litany of Problems with Effort to Recover MIAs

A draft inspector general report found that the mission lacks basic metrics for how to do the job – and when to end it. by Megan McCloskey  The Defense Department’s inspector general has drafted a stinging rebuke of the Pentagon’s struggling…

Summer of Super Moons

by Dr. Tony Phillips In June of last year, a full Moon made headlines. The news media called it a “supermoon” because it was 14% bigger and 30% brighter than other full Moons of 2013. Around the world, people went…

Dispatcher Training Made Available to Job Seekers

UNION COUNTY — The John H. Stamler Police Academy is pleased to announce a special alternate route course option for individuals with no prior experience who are interested in becoming trained as 9-1-1 dispatchers. The required nine days of training,…

RAHWAY — Twenty-eight children between the ages of 11 and 15 graduated from the city’s 13th annual Youth Police Academy organized by the juvenile bureau. The academy is designed to provide young adults with a better understanding of the role of…

“Family Fun & Flix” At Warinanco Park Begin July 8 with the Movie “Frozen”

Union County — The Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation are happy to announce the schedule of “Family Fun and Flix” – the free summer entertainment and film series on Tuesday evenings that gives families…

Governor hurt the rest of us for his own political gain

Christie’s strategy of corporate subsidies & tax cuts for richest one percent has failed New Jersey’s economy By Analilia Mejia Ever since Gov. Chris Christie’s April revenue projections came up embarrassingly short, he has toured the state saying he has…