A nine-alarm fire swept through Colonial Gardens apartment complex in Woodbridge late Tuesday afternoon, leaving more than 100 people homeless. Despite best efforts from firefighters and support from additional departments, the blaze moved quickly, leaving firefighters to battle the fire into the evening.
NEWARK—NJ Transit approved a Fiscal Year 2013 operating budget and capital program yesterday that keeps fares steady for a third straight year.
ROSELLE –– Brain cancer survivor Yves Aubourg remembers the feeling in March 2011 when he discovered that the recurring headache which had led him to wear glasses was actually a brain tumor.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two Congressmen have introduced a bi-partisan bill that would increase public access to reports produced by the Congressional Research Service.
NEWARK–Thousands of swimmers are flocking to the Jersey Shore and to local pools this summer, and families should be mindful of the danger of drowning for children of all ages. Drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death for persons aged 5 to 44, according to the United States Lifesaving Association (USLA).
NEW BRUNSWICK – In recognition of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in September, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) and its flagship hospital Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) once again are teaming up to provide free prostate cancer screenings to men across the state on Sept. 18, 19 and 20.
NEWARK—Carmine C. Inteso, Jr., the former mayor of Toms River, was arrested late Monday night on tax evasion charges by IRS–Criminal Investigation and FBI special agents upon his return to the United States from Afghanistan, where he had been working as a contractor, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced yesterday.
CAMDEN—On Tuesday, a federal grand jury for the District of New Jersey, sitting in Camden, returned a superseding indictment against eight New Jersey men – including one from Plainfield – who were allegedly involved in a heroin distribution conspiracy, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
To hear the media report it, President Obama is proposing a tax increase on wealthy Americans. That’s misleading at best. He’s proposing that everyone receive a continuation of the Bush tax cuts on the first $250,000 of their incomes. Any dollars they earn in excess of $250,000 will be taxed at the old Clinton-era rates.