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Banned books film series starts August 18

The Springfield Free Public Library Lunchtime Film Series presents the first film in its “Banned Books Week” series on Monday, August 18 at 1 pm. Banned Books Week is a national event celebrating the importance of reading and the freedom…

Harry Reid met by protesters at South Jersey fundraiser

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid attended a $2,600-per-plate fundraiser for state Sen. Donald Norcross (D-5), the brother of power broker George Norcross who is the Democratic congressional nominee seeking to replace former U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews. Reid’s visit was…

Assembly approves bail reform measures

STATE  – By a vote of 53-7-9, the General Assembly on Monday granted final legislative approval to legislation that will allow voters to overhaul the criminal justice process by changing the bail system. The legislation has already passed in the State Senate…

Opinion: Enough is enough

by Frank Pallone Late last night, the House Republicans voted in a strict party line vote to file suit against our President.  Instead of tackling comprehensive immigration reform and the humanitarian crisis on our border, renewing funding to improve our transportation infrastructure -which would create…

Six Flags Welcomes First Sea Lion Pup

JACKSON, NJ — Six Flags Great Adventure celebrates the first sea lion pup born at the world’s largest theme park. The healthy male pup named “Kona” weighed approximately 18 pounds at birth June 25, and now weighs in at 33…