ELIZABETH — After just over an hour of deliberations this morning, a Union County jury found two Newark men guilty of armed robbery, possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose and eluding a law enforcement officer, announced Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
NEWARK — NJ Transit Executive Director James Weinstein unveiled a plan designed to optimize bus operations on Monday.
TRENTON – Tax collections are $230.3 million below February’s revised forecasts for the first ten months of the fiscal year, according to the State Treasury.
RAHWAY – Many teenagers daydream about singing or dancing on a stage before a live audience. That dream becomes reality for Union County middle and high school students on Wednesday, May 16 at 7 p.m. when they perform at the Union County Performing Arts Center, 1601 Irving Street, in Rahway’s downtown arts district.
NORTH BRUNSWICK — A high school teacher’s aide has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl and a 6-year-old girl on separate occasions, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Kenneth P. McCormick, director of the North Brunswick Police Department, announced today.
TRENTON – State Sen. Michael Doherty (R-Hunterdon) has introduced legislation that would ban municipalities from using camera systems that detect violations of traffic control signals and automate the process of issuing tickets to drivers.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted to cut almost $36 billion from the federal food stamps program in order to preserve the Pentagon budget from an automatic 10 percent cut that’s due to take effect because a supercommittee failed to reach an agreement on how to reduce the nation’s budget deficit last year.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senate Education Chair M. Teresa Ruiz and Senate Higher Education Chair Sandra Bolden Cunningham to ensure that New Jersey students born in the United States are provided equal access to college, regardless of their parents’ immigration status, was approved today by a Senate committee.