By Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. Memorial Day serves as a time to honor the generations of brave American men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice and to remember those who have served our country around the world. These…
Bob Ingle Bashes Assemblyman Joe Cryan
Gannett News columnist Bob Ingle not only says Assemblyman Joe Cryan lost respect and credibility as state party chairman under former Gov. Jon Corzine, and he calls Cryan “the poster child for double-dippers” — then declares that he’s is not seen as a champion on women’s issues: “Can you say emails, boys and girls?”
Ingle says a top state Democrat once told him, “The biggest mistake we ever made was making Cryan our party chairman.”
Memorial Day, the traditional start to summer, is once again upon us. Less than seven months removed from Superstorm Sandy, this holiday weekend is certain to be marked by mixed emotions across the shore region – awe in the power of nature, sadness over the tremendous losses we experienced, pride in our resolve to recover.
BRIDGEWATER TOWNSHIP– The Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) on Wednesday announced upcoming changes to the parking privileges law for persons with a disability and a new procedure for issuing wheelchair symbol placards and license plates so that persons with a disability can find a designated parking space when they need it.
TRENTON – A broad coalition of environmental, community, labor and faith-based groups from around the state are calling on members of the New Jersey Legislature to put in place protections against toxic fracking waste before representatives leave for the summer break.
NEWARK – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has retained the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) as an expert consultant to assist with the division’s ongoing investigations and evaluations of New Jersey’s compounding pharmacies.
STATE — When the League of Humane Voters of New Jersey announced support for state Senator Raymond Lesniak in his primary election campaign, the New Jersey Outdoor Alliance reacted with some strongly worded remarks attacking the lawmaker.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – With the beginning of the beach season, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is beginning its beach and harbor protection program to safeguard beaches and bays in New Jersey and New York and protect the health of the people who enjoy them.
TRENTON – A gun trafficker from Newark was sentenced to state prison today for transporting illegal guns from Georgia into New Jersey on Amtrak so he could sell them on the street, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have risen 2.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.37 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 3,525 gas outlets in New Jersey. This compares with the national average that has increased 8.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.67 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.