UNION COUNTY – Students from the Union County Vo-Tech Schools received a resolution of “Outstanding Accomplishment” from the American Cancer Society this week, for their 2011 Relay for Life event that raised more than $180,000 for cancer research.
TRENTON – Legislation to permit the development of solar and photovoltaic energy facilities on closed landfills has been signed into law.
An outside spending group affiliated with the conservative Tea Party movement is targeting long-time Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch in 2012 for not being conservative enough.
Winning Our Future, the super PAC recently set up to boost Newt Gingrich’s campaign, has recruited long time Gingrich aide Rick Tyler to play key roles including some fundraising.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Judiciary Committee postponed a planned third day of the markup hearing on the controversial Stop Online Piracy Act due to the House schedule.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republican Congressman voted to force states with tough gun laws to allow more people to carry concealed weapons.
CARTERET–The borough has received a fire boat through a Federal Homeland Security grant program, Mayor Dan Reiman and Councilman Randy Krum announced.
NEWARK – Continuing its proactive enforcement efforts against companies that violate New Jersey’s Predatory Towing Prevention Act, the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today announced charges against two companies in Jersey City and Irvington.
ELIZABETH– Fourteen Elizabeth Public School teachers were awarded Innovations in Technology Grants at the Board of Education meeting held on Dec. 15.