On Thursday, a majority of the Court upheld the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare in recognition of its importance as a key initiative of the Obama administration. The big surprise, for many, was the vote by the Chief Justice of the Court, John Roberts, to join with the Court’s four liberals.
ELIZABETH – A city man admitted that he stabbed his girlfriend to death in 2010, authorities announced
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The American Red Cross blood supply has reached emergency levels with 50,000 fewer donations than expected in June. This shortfall leaves the Red Cross with half the readily available blood products on hand now than this time last year.
WESTFIELD — Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella (R) joins Westfield Mayor Andy Skibitsky (L) and U.S. Army Brig. General (Ret.) Vincent Stahl (2nd L) in congratulating Sgt. Ennio John Viglianti on receiving the Bronze Star with the “V” for valor device for his service in the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944 during World War II. An administrative error delayed the honor for almost seven decades.
NEWARK — NJ Transit will offer extra service in advance of Independence Day and on the holiday itself to give customers more travel options, whether leaving work early to get a head start on festivities or attending fireworks displays on the Fourth of July.
A friend of mine recently told me about the mixed feelings he had after overhearing a comment someone made about him. This much sought after mechanic, who owns his own auto repair business, related that as a good customer was coming in to pick up his car, he said to his twelve year old son, “Let’s go see the grease monkey.”