State News

Scutari talks pot & scandal on MSNBC

LINDEN — Sen. Nicholas Scutari provided insight about the investigation into the George Washington Bridge scandal that has been dogging GOP Gov. Chris Christie during an interview on MSNBC that aired live on Saturday. Scutari also discussed his initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in…

GWB probes unearth shocking new scandals

STATE — Gov. Chris Christie’s brother bought and sold a half dozen properties within walking distance of a PATH station slated for $256 million of renovations funded by the Port Authority. The Christie administration has come under fire for unethical…

Elizabeth High School Super Band

The marching band from Elizabeth High School was featured in The New York Times for performing in Newark as part of the media day festivities for the 48th Super Bowl. Super Bowl XLVIII takes place Sunday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.

Acting Attorney General Announces “Sobriety Blitz”

John J. Hoffman

HACKENSACK – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced the launch of a multi-agency enforcement action termed “The Sobriety Blitz” on Monday, which will see the efforts of the Divisions of Highway Traffic Safety, State Police and Alcoholic Beverage Control combined to help stop drunk driving before, during and after the Super Bowl on Feb. 2 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.