It’s amazing the things I learn reading magazines in the salon as I wait to get my highlights redone. It made my day to know that Angelina Jolie is not expecting another child and, big surprise here, the Duchess of Cambridge is among the best-dressed women in the world. The things I’d miss if I decided to go gray!
WESTFIELD — The Union County Prosecutor’s Office and Westfield Police Department continue to investigate a fatal accident that occurred last night and left one woman dead and another man seriously injured, said Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Police are searching for the driver of a sports utility vehicle that fled after striking and killing a 26-year-old bicyclist, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and the New Brunswick Police Department announced today.
TRENTON – Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg today said the more the governor talks about providing lawmakers a choice in how to let marriage equality move forward, it becomes more and more clear that he is not allowing Republican members of the Legislature who support marriage equality to have any choice in the matter.
TRENTON – A trio of South Jersey Republicans are calling on Senate Law and Public Safety Chairman Senator Donald Norcross (D-Camden) to post for committee consideration a bill that would make it a crime for any first responder to take photographs or video of an accident victim without prior written consent.
In November, when lawmakers were discussing the defense budget, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta issued a dire warning: In a letter to Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham, he wrote that a threatened deep reduction — about $1 trillion over the next decade — would create “an unacceptable risk in future combat operations.”
TransCanada, the pipeline company pushing the recently rejected Keystone XL project, spent $410,000 on federal lobbying during the last three months of 2011 – a new quarterly high for the company.
When first the Tuskegee Airmen take to the sky in “Red Tails,” director Anthony Hemingway’s action-filled chronicle inspired by the African-American 332nd Squadron’s service during WWII, you want to be a pilot, too. At least I did. And the six fifteen-year-old boys to my right, who quieted down once the pageantry began, apparently agreed.
If you’re a small business or a self-employed individual who needs answers to tax questions, educational materials or tools to help you run your business, check out the IRS’s Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center at www.irs.gov/smallbiz.
ELIZABETH – Students at Dr. Albert Einstein Academy School No. 29 are scheduled to speak with Mission Control at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas this morning. Through a partnership with NASA, students will be able to ask questions of a Mission Control Flight Officer through an established Distance Learning Network (DLN). They will also witness the inner workings of the International Space Station’s (ISS) mission control.