TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation today announced that no new locations will be added to the list of authorized red light camera intersections because there would not be sufficient time to gather useful data under the pilot program that is scheduled to end as early as December 2014.
TRENTON — New Jersey employers added 8,100 jobs in March, according to data released by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. Private sector employers added 10,400 jobs, but that was offset by a loss of 2,300 public sector jobs. The state’s unemployment rate fell to 9.0 percent, down 0.3 percentage points from February, but is still significantly higher than the 7.6 percent national rate.
We come together as Americans when confronting common disasters and common threats, such as occurred in Boston on Monday, but we continue to split apart economically.
ROSELLE — Police are searching for an 18-year-old Roselle man who has been missing since April 2.
STATE — New Jersey’s Office of Nutrition and Fitness at the state Department of Health and the federal Region II office of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have planned a free one-day conference, Bringing the Affordable Care Act Home.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Voters approved school budgets in three of four districts in Middlesex County that held school elections yesterday. Statewide, 39 school districts voted on budgets Tuesday and all but three were approved.
TRENTON — Hurricane Sandy survivors who had storm-related damages in New Jersey have just two weeks left to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Residents must register for disaster assistance by midnight (EDT), May 1.
EDISON — An Edison man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a pedestrian, who was struck and killed while crossing Route 18 on April 14, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department, announced today.
ELIZABETH — Following a 9-week trial, a Union County jury convicted Victor Russ of all 27 counts of his indictment on Monday, including the 2009 murder of the owner of the Skylark Liquor Store in Roselle, according to Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert Cernadas, Jr.
PISCATAWAY — A Piscataway High School teacher has been arrested and charged with official misconduct for having sexual relations with an 18 year-old female who was under his supervision, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Chief Richard Ivone of the Piscataway Police Department announced today.