ELIZABETH – Faculty, staff and students at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth were energized as they walked on Oct. 10 to raise money to help fund cancer research. The school’s annual event yielded nearly $2,000 in donations.
TRENTON – An Assembly panel approved legislation today to implement an important component of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
TRENTON – Reinforcing the importance of the state’s stringent school bus inspection program, New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Chairman and Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez today announced the availability of a tool that allows parents to check the safety records of their child’s school bus from the comfort of their own home.
TRENTON – A woman who formerly served as the transportation manager/supervisor for the Hazlet Township and Piscataway Township school districts has been charged along with her mother for allegedly stealing approximately $565,772 from the two school districts by authorizing payments to fictitious bus companies.
CAMDEN – Former Camden police officer Kevin Parry, 32, of Brooklawn was sentenced Wednesday to 20 months in prison for illegally searching homes, stealing money, planting evidence and lying in court, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
LIVINGSTON–Having a newborn, one of life’s happiest moments, can also mean a lot of stress for parents. But, a new program from Prevent Child Abuse New Jersey hopes to make the transition into parenthood a little easier.