ELIZABETH – A reputed organized crime associate made political campaign contributions to Assemblyman Joe Cryan, whose legislative partner, state Sen. Ray Lesniak, wants to disband the commission created to drive the mob out of the waterfront in the Port of New York-New Jersey.
TRENTON – Legislation that would create new funds to benefit the New Jersey Red Cross, cancer research, active duty soldiers and the New Jersey Boys and Girls Clubs through voluntary contributions on the state’s corporate and personal income tax returns is moving forward.
TRENTON – Legislation to create a statewide public safety interoperable communications council to make such a system reality has been signed into law.
MANALAPAN — Rutgers Cooperative Extension presents the 2011 Central Jersey Turf & Ornamental Institute, on Tuesday, March 8 at the Battleground Country Club, Millhurst Rd., Manalapan, New Jersey.
TRENTON – State Sen. Robert Singer (R-Ocean) introduced legislation this week that would reinstate the death penalty for those who murder a child, kill a police officer in the line of duty or commit a terrorist attack that results in fatalities.
TRENTON – Legislation to prohibit public transportation operators from using a wireless telephone or electronic communication device while their vehicles are moving has been signed into law.
TRENTON – A bill to require some public employees to sign up to receive Amber Alert text messages has been signed into law.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie has requested $53 million from the federal government for cleanup costs related to the Dec. 26 and 27, 2010 snowstorm.
TRENTON – Division of Highway Traffic Safety Acting Director Gary Poedubicky today reminded motorists to always remove accumulated ice and snow from their vehicles before traveling on New Jersey’s roadways.
TRENTON – The Assembly Appropriations Committee recently released legislation that would offer incentives for families to save for college.