State News

Lance Loans Top Aide to Trump

Bill Killion, the campaign manager for Congressman Leonard Lance, is leaving New Jersey to work for Donald Trump in Pennsylvania. “This should tell you everything you need to know about the race in the 7th district,” said Joshua Levin, campaign manager…

Capece innocent on all charges

A Union County Jury acquitted attorney Frank G. Capece of all charges in a case involving a school board member’s alleged abuse of the Elizabeth school lunch program. Capece, 65, of Cranford, was innocent on charges of official misconduct, tampering with public…

Critics claim PARCC wastes time, resources

After Gov. Christie Christie and Commissioner of Education David Hespe held a press conference to discuss this year’s PARCC (Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) test scores, the state’s largest teachers’ union called the expensive standardized…