Author: Staff Report

Don’t be merry shopping at Walmart

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE By James J. Devine With Christmas around the corner, Democrats and labor advocates who have long been critical of the non-union retailer have been emphasizing that Walmart’s low wages end up costing government more than it…

“Nones” on the Rise

NATIONAL — The number of Americans who do not identify with any religion continues to grow at a rapid pace. One-fifth of the U.S. public – and a third of adults under 30 – are religiously unaffiliated, the highest percentages ever…

NJTODAY seeks benefactor

Our readers know we tell it like it is, so it should come as no surprise that powerful political forces have conspired to shut us down. Politicians who do not like being exposed think good journalism is bad news so they…

Joe Cryan loves taxes

Assemblyman Joe Cryan voted for all the taxes below, including a $500 million toll increase on the Turnpike and Parkway, a $400 million employer tax to support jobless benefits, and taxes and fees the Gov. Corzine has proposed on income,…

Ross Named Teacher Of The Month

CLARK—Arthur L. Johnson High School’s Teacher of the Month for February was Brian R. Ross. Ross was raised in Ramsey, in Bergen County. He graduated from Ramsey High School in 1995. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a…