Category: State News

Allen Unveils Legislation To Combat Bullying Of Students By School Staff

TRENTON— In response to several recent incidents of physical and emotional intimidation of students at the hands of school staff both in New Jersey and across the country, Senator Diane Allen (R- Burlington) is proposing legislation that will speed the disciplinary process for teachers and other school officials found to have engaged in bullying, intimidation, or harassment of students.

NJ Student Raises Over $3,000 To Support Child Abuse Prevention Efforts

NEW BRUNSWICK – Hackensack High School student Carlene Daniels raised over $3,000 to support Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey with a Latin Night event on April 21 in Maywood. The event was held at the Maywood Knights of Columbus, who provided both the hall and their own donation to kick-start the event. Over 100 guests were also treated to catering courtesy of Uncle Paulie’s of Maywood.