NEWARK — An Old Bridge man today admitted his part in a phony foreclosure rescue scheme that was part of a $4.4 million mortgage fraud, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A Monroe man has been sentenced to serve 30 years in a New Jersey state prison with no chance of parole for fatally stabbing his neighbor in her home more than two years ago, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
STATE — Environmental and community groups are hosting a bus tour and staging rallies outside five legislative offices in Ocean and Monmouth counties today to build support for an override vote on the fracking waste ban bill.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie today tasked former Executive Assistant Attorney General Marc Ferzan to manage Hurricane Sandy Recovery efforts within the Office of the Governor. Ferzan will be responsible for directing the vital task of overseeing and coordinating the governor’s long-term recovery efforts for New Jersey in cooperation with all federal, state, local, private, and non-governmental partners.
RAHWAY — Significant parts of Rahway are being affected by a power outage this afternoon. PSE&G crews are responding to the outage, but according to city officials there has been no determination about how long it will take to restore service.
LINDEN — FEMA will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Linden at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, at the Gregorio Center at 330 Helen Street. The center will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week.