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Winter Weather advisory in effect

A developing coastal storm will bring a variety of weather hazards to the eastern United States, including New Jersey. The National Weather Service has issued an advisory for a mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain which is in effect…

We Are Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

by Senator Raymond J. Lesniak Last Thursday, on Dr. King’s birthday, I demonstrated with members of 32BJ, the SEIU union which represents workers at Newark Airport. These workers receive minimum wages and no health benefits for the hard work they do…

Elizabeth homicide under investigation

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that took place Thursday night in Elizabeth. Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Friday that the victim was identified as Teyvon Ray, 20, of Elizabeth. Police rushed to the area of Bond and…

…jazzville skyline: oscar buzz cuts…

…jazzville skyline… by rocky-o “…oscar buzz cuts…” Well…it’s that time of year again…time for the Oscar nominations to be announced, leaving many surprises and snubs in its wake (sad not to see ‘LIFE ITSELF’ in the documentary category…)…but nevertheless… here…