The powers-that-be—the corporations and other members of the moneyed elite—are spending vast amounts of money in an effort to persuade us to buy their particular “product”—the “candidates”—on election day.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — To help nearly 200 victims who recently lost homes and belongings in two fires that plagued communities in Perth Amboy and Woodbridge, The Provident Bank is collecting toys and toiletries at five of its Middlesex County branches:
Recently, the story broke that foreclosures were at the lowest level since 2007. That sounds like great news—we’re finally cleaning up the mess from the real estate bubble.
Who’s buying our democracy? Wall Street financiers, the Koch brothers, and casino magnates Sheldon Adelson and Steve Wynn.
If you discover an error after you file your tax return, you can correct it by amending your return. Here are 10 tips from the Internal Revenue Service about amending your federal tax return:
MONROE — Three township men were arrested and charged Saturday with intentionally firing explosive devices at a neighbor’s home and setting it on fire, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Chief Michael Lloyd of the Monroe Township Police Department announced.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have risen 7.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.37 per gallon yesterday. This compares with the national average that has not moved in the last week to $3.42 per gallon, according to gasoline price website NewJerseyGasPrices.com.
It’s no secret that health care costs have been spiraling out of control for years. To fight back, your best bet is to be a well-informed consumer: Know the true costs of medical procedures, supplies and medications so you can bargain effectively; carefully anticipate and track medical expenses; and stay on top of your bills.