NORTH BERGEN – Standing at the construction site where ground was broken last year to begin the ARC Tunnel project, U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez and other New Jersey Democrats today urged Gov. Chris Christie to get the project back on track.
TRENTON — Although summer is coming to a close, state mosquito experts cautioned the mosquito season has not ended, and warned that late summer and early fall are the most critical times of the year to be aware of the potential for the dangers of contracting West Nile virus and other viruses from mosquito bites.
WOODBRIDGE – On Monday, Ed Potosnak, Democratic Candidate for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, received the endorsement of Democracy for America.
CLARK –Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will keynote Americans for Prosperity’s “November Is Coming” rally on Saturday, Oct. 23 at the Deutscher Club of Clark.
STATE — Do you know how many cases are filed in New Jersey’s municipal courts each year? Do you know how citizens are chosen for jury duty?
EDISON – New Census data released Thursday show that New Jersey’s poverty rate remained high, rising to 9.3% in 2008-2009, a non-statistically significant increase over the 2007-2008 year average of 9.0%.
STATE – Severe storms passed through New Jersey yesterday afternoon, felling trees and power lines and causing travel delays.
STATE – Some non-profit organizations may lose their tax-exempt status for failing to fulfill IRS filing requirements for three consecutive years. The IRS is offering a one-time relief program allowing qualifying organizations to filing a return before Oct. 15.
TRENTON – Assembly committees on Thursday will discuss the impact of new fees being imposed on parents and students for school activities and consider legislation to increase road rage penalties, give law enforcement more authority to combat drug offenders and bring a veterans’ hospital to southern New Jersey, among other items.
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. – Authorities arrested 17 alleged members and associates of the Pagans motorcycle gang, culminating a 21-month investigation.