NEWARK – Newark Mayor Cory Booker announced today that plans to complete his full second term in office and explore the possibility of running for the U.S. Senate seat now held by 88-year-old Frank Lautenberg in 2014.
If you promised that, in some distant future, the Grim Reaper would delay his visit to me by two hours and forty-nine minutes, the running time of director Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” I might not feel so put out by its indulgent length. While splendid in several ways, the rewards narrowly outdistance its daunting duration.
Why is the President back to making premature and unnecessary concessions to Republicans?
SCOTCH PLAINS — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the death of a mother and her child following a fire in Scotch Plains on Tuesday evening, Prosecutor Theodore Romankow said Wednesday evening.
NEWARK – State Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the State Division of Consumer Affairs have filed suit against five more hotel operators and one more gas station, alleging that each excessively raised prices during the declared state of emergency for Hurricane Sandy and illegally gouged consumers.
NEWARK — NJ Transit today announced additional service for the busy holiday week, along with a special extension of the Family Super Saver Fare that will give customers nearly two weeks of savings this holiday season.
TRENTON – NJDOT officials today announced that all available Interstate 78 travel lanes have been restored for the winter season along both directions of I-78 from west of Ramsey Avenue (milepost 53.8) in Union Township to the Route 21 interchange (milepost 56.9) in Newark.
STATE — A large majority of Americans – including majorities of both political parties – say the federal government should pay for reconstruction of areas devastated by Superstorm Sandy, even if doing so drives up the deficit.