SUMMIT — A Summit man was indicted last week in Union County after an investigation revealed that he allegedly sexually abused a young boy on a regular basis over a period of six years, Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert Cernadas Jr. announced.
TRENTON – The state Supreme Court today upheld Kyleigh’s Law, which was intended to protect young drivers by making law enforcement more aware of them so the rules of New Jersey’s Graduated Driver’s License can be more easily enforced.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie signed a bipartisan tenure reform bill today, updating the oldest tenure law in the nation. The new legislation offers tools to identify effective and ineffective teachers, strengthen the supports available to help all teachers improve their craft, and, for the first time, tie the acquisition, maintenance, and loss of tenure to a teacher’s effectiveness in the classroom.
STATE – Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have risen 7.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.52 per gallon yesterday.
When the Do-Not-Call Implementation Act of 2003 was passed, it was supposed to herald a new era of silence – as in, no more annoying dinner-time telemarketing calls. Based on the number of unsolicited calls our household still receives nearly a decade later, however, I’d say the law has been had only mixed success.
PERTH AMBOY—The Perth Amboy Police Department and Mayor Wilda Diaz invite you and your family to attend National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 7 from 6 – 9 p.m.
In the next few weeks, many American families will undergo a challenging rite of passage: sending a student off to college for the first time.