Category: Local

Trump attacks immigrant rights, again

A newly-announced “pause” in federal grants to legal aid organizations around the country will end provision of legal rights information to individuals arrested by the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) as of April 30. The action would cut off…

E. coli reported in New Jersey

New Jersey’s health officials are investigating a half-dozen cases of E. coli that were reported in Somerset, Hunterdon, Middlesex and Warren counties. The state Health Department says the six cases of E. coli may be linked to a restaurant chain but…

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the murder of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a Nobel Peace Prize winner and Baptist minister who inspired the nation through his leadership of a nonviolent movement for civil rights before he was slain by an assassin at…