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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…

Court website among the nation’s top ten

The New Jersey’s judicial website was named among the top ten in the nation by the Forum for the Advancement of Court Technology (FACT) at the annual meeting of the National Association of Court Managers in Scottsdale, Arizona. “We are…

25 New Jersey residents have chikungunya virus

STATE — The New Jersey Department of Health encourages everyone-especially those traveling to the Caribbean-to take precautions to prevent mosquito-borne illness by wearing insect repellent and removing standing water from yards. “Human cases of West Nile Virus typically appear from…

Ex-teacher sentenced for student sex assaults

MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Former Sayreville War Memorial High School teacher Jaclyn Melillo has received a four-year state prison term for sexually assaulting two 16-year-old boys at various locations in the borough separately over a period of several months. Middlesex County Superior…

Councilman & his partner wedded at their Rahway home

RAHWAY — Councilman Robert Bresenhan, Jr. and Rolando B. Ceniza were married Saturday, June 28, in a garden wedding ceremony officiated by Mayor Samson Steinman. “June 28, is a very special day for our union,” said Bresenhan, who explained that a member of…