PARAMUS – New Jersey’s “Project Medicine Drop” project has added 20 new locations, giving it 27 in all with at least one in every county, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs announced today.
WEST TRENTON– Pilots, law enforcement and prosecutors converged on the Regional Operations Intelligence Center (ROIC) on Wednesday to talk about the dangers of laser strikes to the cockpits of aircraft.
NEWARK– Dinesh Patel, a New Jersey doctor practicing in Newark, pleaded guilty today to participating in a cash-for-patients scheme with a diagnostic facility in Orange and agreed to pay back thousands of dollars in bribe money he received in the past two years, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
NEWARK – New Jersey’s U.S. senators today announced that the federal Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded Volunteers of America of Delaware Valley $1.2 million to provide temporary housing — a daily average of 25 beds — for homeless veterans.
TRENTON – While the state treasurer trumpeted August revenue figures that were higher than those realized in 2011, they still weren’t good enough to meet budget projections. Two months into fiscal year 2013, New Jersey’s revenues are 4.9 percent under budget leaving the state nearly $100 million short according to figures releases yesterday.
STATE — Nationwide, there are an unusually high number of competitive races for the Senate this year, but the New Jersey race between incumbent Democrat Robert Menendez and his Republican opponent, state Sen. Joe Kyrillos, is not among them.