WOODBRIDGE — A federally-funded project will clean-up and remove storm-accumulated debris and overgrowth along the South Branch of the Rahway River in the Iselin section of Woodbridge, Woodbridge Township Mayor John E. McCormac announced today.
By Rachel Benson Gold and Elizabeth Nash Waiting periods. Inaccurate counseling scripts. State-mandated ultrasounds. Over the years, these have been among the many favored obstacles antiabortion activists have thrown in the path of women seeking to terminate their pregnancies—all under…
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nearly three-quarters of MoveOn members are opposed to Congress authorizing the use of military force in Syria. The liberal organization is urging its eight million members to contact their Congressional representatives to persuade them to “vote no” on the use of military force in Syria.
Even if the President musters enough votes to strike Syria, at what political cost? Any president has a limited amount of political capital to mobilize support for his agenda, in Congress and, more fundamentally, with the American people. This is especially true of a president in his second term of office. Which makes President Obama’s campaign to strike Syria all the more mystifying.
The question is not whether we can afford to educate children …the question is whether we can afford not to.
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Iran heads the list of countries the United States and other nations have targeted for sanctions because of its believed nuclear weapons goal and its support of terrorist groups. There are few governments that elicit more concern among Americans than the one in Tehran.
NEWARK – A 14-year-old boy with several prior arrests for drug possession and robbery was the 10th person killed in Newark in as many days, according to a Star-Ledger report.
WOODBRIDGE – The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders have approved a $420,000 grant to purchase nearly seven acres of open space at the Springwood Swim Club in the Colonia section of Woodbridge Township, Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios and Woodbridge Township Mayor John E. McCormac announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Continuing a statewide effort to reduce gun violence by taking deadly firearms out of circulation, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced today that a state-sponsored gun buyback program for the residents of Middlesex County will be held on Sept. 27 and 28 at three churches in the county.