The United States has historically stood for unfettered free speech, which is vital to a functioning democracy. Unfortunately, the tendency on the part of government and law enforcement officials to purge dissent has largely undermined the First Amendment’s safeguards for political free speech.
EDISON — The Kindergarten class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast in the classroom during the lunch period on Nov. 21.
HELPING THE NEEDY … The fifth grade class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School ran a food drive during the month of November for the Lower School. On Monday, November 21, the classes collected all the food and helped the maintenance crew load it into the truck for delivery to Starfish, a food pantry in Plainfield.
NEWARK—While deaths from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) have declined dramatically since the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommended all babies should be placed on their backs to sleep in 1992, sleep-related deaths from other causes, including suffocation, entrapment and asphyxia, have increased.
From The Center for Public Integrity: A little more than a year ago, on the day after the GOP regained control of the House of Representatives, Speaker-to-be John Boehner said one of the first orders of business after he took charge would be the repeal of health care reform.
All persons mentioned in this police blotter who were arrested and charged with crimes are presumed innocent until they are proven guilty in court.
MILLBURN – What better way is there for New Jersey teens to shout down drugs than by using one of the most effective entertainment mediums…music? The New Jersey Shout Down Drugs music competition is a drug prevention song writing contest searching for talented high school students to create and perform original peer-to-peer substance abuse prevention songs.
Nov. 21 at 12:23 p.m. – Officers Joseph Bost and Philip Withers investigated a burglary at Hamilton Street.
CARTERET — Prism Capital Partners, LLC, has acquired a 230,000-square-foot industrial building at 700 Blair Road in Carteret for the purpose of relocating Berjé Inc.’s headquarters to the property from its Parkway Lofts site in Bloomfield.