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Movie Review: “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol” – Amusement: Probable

Director Brad Bird’s “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” starring Tom Cruise as agent Ethan Hunt, reminds of that rather interesting guest who overstays his welcome. While amiable and engaging through dinner, after dessert his stories become repetitive. Unfortunately, the only way to edit the fellow would be to kick him out of your house.

IRS Tax Tip: Don’t be Scammed by Cyber Criminals

The Internal Revenue Service receives thousands of reports each year from taxpayers who receive suspicious emails, phone calls, faxes or notices claiming to be from the IRS. Many of these scams fraudulently use the IRS name or logo as a lure to make the communication appear more authentic and enticing.

State Police Arrest 4 On Gun Charges

LINDEN — As a result of an investigation into gun trafficking activities in the Union County area, the New Jersey State Police Weapons Trafficking Unit executed two search warrants which led to the arrest of four men on various weapon and drug charges.

NJ Transit Overhauls Diesel Powered Bus Fleet

TRENTON – New Jersey is nearing a major milestone in its continuing multi-prong effort to reduce harmful emissions from diesel engines, virtually completing the retrofit of nearly 800 NJ Transit older style diesel-engine buses with technology that will control harmful diesel exhausts, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin and NJ Transit Executive Director James Weinstein announced today.

(Postponed) Menendez To Hold Banking Subcommittee Hearing In Plainfield

(UPDATE: Event Postponed) PLAINFIELD – On Friday morning, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, chairman of the Senate Banking Committee’s Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development, will hold a field hearing in Plainfield on the topic of “Saving Our Neighborhoods from Foreclosures.” The hearing will be held at Black United Fund Health and Human Services at 403 West 7th Street at 11 a.m.