TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie signed a bipartisan bill into law to help prevent and combat dating violence among middle and high school students. The measure had been approved unanimously by both houses of the legislature.
TRENTON – The Assembly Judiciary Committee heard testimony on a bill that would criminalize the photography of children without a parent’s consent.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A Monroe Township woman was indicted by a grand jury in Middlesex County today on charges of killing her husband and then giving police false information during an investigation into the fatal poisoning, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) introduced legislation on Tuesday that is designed to keep bigger, heavier trucks off the road.
RAHWAY — Rahway High School’s Track and Field team is more than about winning championships; it’s about changing lives and creating opportunities. So when seniors Al-Raji Winbush, Brian Pyrus and Cary Jones signed National Letters of Intent on Monday, April 25, it was a proud day at the high school.
Dear EarthTalk: I read a heart-wrenching story of a polar bear that swam 400 miles with its cub on its back in search of an ice floe to rest on. It survived but its cub did not. What can be done to save these magnificent creatures? Is it too late? — Jerry Bresnehan, Des Moines, IA
UTICA, N.Y. – Voters blame investors speculating on future oil prices for rising gasoline costs which are approaching the $4 mark, according to a new IBOPE ZOGBY poll.
WASHINGTON, D.C.– California is a model of sensible gun laws. Its universal background check system, strong gun dealer regulations, and assault clip ban are just some of the laws that provide a roadmap to preventing gun violence. New Jersey ranked second on the scorecard, while Arizona, Alaska, and Utah do not have a single common sense gun law on their books, according to the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.
EDISON — Nearly 200 children aged 6-11 and their families volunteered to go back to school on a beautiful afternoon last Saturday, April 30. But it was for a great cause.
WOODBRIDGE – While Mayor John E. McCormac of Colonia is unchallenged in next month’s Democratic primary, his slate of council candidates will face some opposition.