STATE – Only about three weeks remain for families, individuals and businesses in New Jersey to register for federal assistance for damage suffered from Hurricane Irene.
LINDEN – A police chase that injured an officer and went through Linden and Roselle ended when the suspect’s car hit another vehicle and went airborne before landing on its roof and striking a house on the 1000 block of Seib Avenue in Elizabeth Saturday, authorities said.
TRENTON – On Monday, Gov. Chris Christie announced plans to appeal a court ruling that dismissed New Jersey’s legal efforts to force owners of a coal-fired Pennsylvania power plan to reduce its pollution.
RAHWAY – Union County Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for shooting a 21-year-old man near the 1700 block of Essex Street on Nov. 3.
UNION — The Occupy Wall Street movement has made the concentration of wealth at the top of society a central issue in American politics and some local citizens showed up on Morris Avenue to prove that Americans have power to change the situation.
STATE – Voters will head to the polls today to cast ballots for their state Legislators. In many communities, voters will also choose county and local officials.
NEWARK – The Office of the Attorney General, through the New Jersey Bureau of Securities within the Division of Consumer Affairs, has filed new charges in a lawsuit pending in State Superior Court, alleging that several individuals defrauded dozens of investors after raising approximately $8.5 million.
Life insurance has no one-size-fits-all option. Singles with no dependents often need little or no coverage. But it can be an important purchase for people whose families depend on their income to cover daily living costs, mortgage repayment, college, retirement or other major expenses.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nearly half of middle school and high school students in a nationally representative survey experienced some form of sexual harassment during the 2010-11 school year, according to a new report from the American Association of University Women (AAUW.)
In August Hurricane Irene brought dramatic flooding to Vermont, dumping 11 inches of rain in 24 hours. Floodwaters washed away roads, homes, bridges, businesses, and the state’s emergency operations center, leaving a dozen mountain towns cut off from the outside world.