TRENTON – The Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Committee released a legislative package aimed at enhancing legislative oversight and public transparency at the New York/New Jersey Port Authority (Port Authority) on Thursday.
HACKENSACK – With the Super Bowl drawing near, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa, flanked by a trauma doctor and officials from law enforcement and highway traffic safety, reminded the public to stay safe and sober behind the wheel on what has historically been one of the most dangerous weekends of the year.
TRENTON – State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff, Human Services Commissioner Jennifer Velez and Agriculture Secretary Douglas Fisher want income-tax payers to know that filing early speeds refunds and can help New Jersey’s most-vulnerable residents access important benefits.
In the days before MTV and Mp3s, your outlet for music was a turntable and a transistor radio…
Death, the great unknown, haunts at every instance in director Joe Carnahan’s “The Grey,” a tale of survival as exhausting as it is unsettling. This is brutal, in-your-face stuff, a big, icy metaphor set in Alaska that won’t relent in its harsh fatalism. Yet, just because it has some highfalutin philosophy doesn’t earn it the right to pawn off a copout ending.
Outside groups that funded numerous attack ads in the GOP primaries collected more than $49 million in donations in 2011, with huge contributions coming from billionaires, corporations and labor unions, something that would have been illegal were it not for pivotal court decisions in early 2010.
Billionaire casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson seems to be signaling his intention to plow millions more into conservative groups to influence this year’s elections, in addition to$10 million he and his wife gave a super PAC backing Newt Gingrich.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the police-involved shooting of a man in New Brunswick, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Wednesday evening.
The IRS has a tool to help people who have to repay their First-Time Homebuyer Credit. Reminder letters will no longer be mailed to taxpayers who have to repay the credit but you can now use an online lookup tool on the IRS website –www.irs.gov – to check your repayment obligation.
TRENTON – Overall student performance held steady or showed a slight improvement, according to results from the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) and the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) for the 2010-11 school year released today by the Department of Education.