ROSELLE— The Borough of Roselle has teamed up with local restaurant Central Park and the local Big Brother program to support Oklahoma tornado victims.
STATE — When the League of Humane Voters of New Jersey announced support for state Senator Raymond Lesniak in his primary election campaign, the New Jersey Outdoor Alliance reacted with some strongly worded remarks attacking the lawmaker.
NEWARK—FBI special agents arrested a Roslyn Heights, New York man near his home on Wednesday to face an indictment charging him and three other men with various offenses in connection with two armed robberies of T-Mobile stores in Linden and Woodbridge, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
As global capital becomes ever more powerful, giant corporations are holding governments and citizens up for ransom — eliciting subsidies and tax breaks from countries concerned about their nation’s “competitiveness” — while sheltering their profits in the lowest-tax jurisdictions they can find. Major advanced countries — and their citizens — need a comprehensive tax agreement that won’t allow global corporations to get away with this.
Gov. Chris Christie made a startling assertion that “I don’t think there’s been any proof thus far that (Hurricane) Sandy was caused by climate change,” during an exchange with reporters at a ceremony in Lavallette, where the final nail was hammered into a reconstructed boardwalk.
TRENTON – A gun trafficker from Newark was sentenced to state prison today for transporting illegal guns from Georgia into New Jersey on Amtrak so he could sell them on the street, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
The last few years have been tough economically for many people. Unemployment fears combined with plunging home, stock and retirement account values caused many to forgo big vacations – even though stressful times are when we most need to recharge our batteries.
ELIZABETH — A 43-year-old man was convicted of kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault on Friday, Prosecutor Theodore Romankow announced.
When I was nine years old, I told my best friend Judy that I liked a certain boy in our class. I swore her to secrecy that she wouldn’t tell anyone. She eagerly agreed and so we did the sacred ‘pinky swear’ to seal our secret. In the fourth grade, the ‘pinky swear’ was considered a serious, binding agreement between friends.
TRENTON – As motorists take to the roads this Memorial Day holiday, the Division of Highway Traffic Safety is urging everyone to buckle up. Beginning on May 20, law enforcement officials will be out in full force, taking part in the 2013 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization and cracking down on motorists who are not belted.