TOMS RIVER — Rabbi Ellen S. Wolintz-Fields, Cantor Steven Walvick, and Education Director Betty Golub of Congregation B’nai Israel, Toms River, will be holding a community-wide interfaith candlelight vigil Monday, Dec. 17, at 6:45 p.m. on the front lawn of Congregation B’nai Israel, 1488 Old Freehold Road, Toms River, in memory of the children and adults murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School In Newtown, Conn.
STATE – The shooter allegedly responsible for at least 26 deaths at a Connecticut elementary school today has ties to New Jersey, according to media reports.
TRENTON – Legislation to allow judges sentencing a delinquent juvenile to include the option of ordering participation in instruction in preventing gang and youth violence was released Thursday by an Assembly panel.
VOICE OF THE PEOPLE By James J. Devine With Christmas around the corner, Democrats and labor advocates who have long been critical of the non-union retailer have been emphasizing that Walmart’s low wages end up costing government more than it…
TRENTON – An Assembly panel on Thursday approved a bipartisan measure intended to crack down on the dangerous use of cell phones while driving.
STATE – While Gov. Chris Christie has received praise for cutting costs and overhauling the state’s pension system, it won’t be enough to prevent New Jersey from needing to make increasingly difficult choices in upcoming years.