Bunk Is Hiding Tax Hike, Layoffs

LINDEN—To avoid the political fallout that could result from bad news in the weeks before a contested primary election, Council President Robert Bunk is delaying the introduction of a municipal budget that will require a $345 tax increase and 75 to 130 city employee layoffs.

Community Calendar

Senior Services • May 7 at 1 p.m. – The Caring, Sharing Network will present vital information regarding senior services at the Clark Public Library. Learn about home health care services, hearing care, hospice care and lifestyle transitions. Call 1-732-388-5999 to register.

Help Mom Get Her Finances On Track

Mother’s Day provides the perfect opportunity to celebrate your love and appreciation for the moms in your life. So buys flowers and make dinner reservations, or whatever your custom is. But before too many days pass, schedule a “reality check” conversation about personal finances to make sure your mother is covering all her financial bases.