Plainfield

Scutari talks pot & scandal on MSNBC

LINDEN — Sen. Nicholas Scutari provided insight about the investigation into the George Washington Bridge scandal that has been dogging GOP Gov. Chris Christie during an interview on MSNBC that aired live on Saturday. Scutari also discussed his initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in…

Mapping a new course for Plainfield

PLAINFIELD — A newly elected chief executive is hoping to set a new course for one of the state’s most politically volatile communities. Mayor Adrian O. Mapp appointed Rick Smiley as acting city administrator and named Carl Riley as acting…

Holt near your home

STATE — Rep. Rush Holt (D-12) is holding a series of community offices in towns throughout central New Jersey. Members of Holt’s staff will be available to assist residents who are having problems with Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, the VA,…