State News

EPA chief visits Newark

Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy joined Senator Cory Booker, Mayor Ras J. Baraka and Isella Ramirez of Ironbound Community Corporation at the Ironbound Community Corporation Family Success Center to visit the site of a first-of-its-kind community air monitor, which measures air quality in greater Newark where 25 percent…

Senator may face charges related to donor

On Friday, several published reports claimed that the federal Department of Justice is preparing corruption charges against U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez as a result of political favors he allegedly did for Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen in return for gifts and donations.…