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EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: Do environmentalists think the Endangered Species Act has been a success or failure with regard to protecting biodiversity in the U.S.? — Ron McKnight, Trenton, NJ

Reintroduced Bills To Transform Foreclosed Properties Into Affordable Housing Clear Committee

TRENTON – The Senate Economic Growth Committee approved a pair of bills sponsored by committee chairman Raymond J. Lesniak yesterday which aim to address New Jersey’s foreclosure crisis by creating an expedited process for foreclosure on abandoned, dilapidated properties, and by creating a mechanism to transform abandoned properties to affordable and market-rate housing.

Woodbridge Warns Senior Residents Of Telephone Scam

WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Police Department and the Woodbridge Township Division on Aging are warning senior residents of a telephone scam. The caller claims that they are from an insurance company and are verifying checking account information so a new medical insurance identification card can be issued.