TRENTON – The General Assembly passed legislation to allow licensed casinos in Atlantic City and racetracks to conduct wagering on professional and collegiate sport or athletic events, if a federal law is overturned, by a 54-15 vote on Thursday.
JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST — Airmen from the 108th Security Forces Squadron have been counting down the days until their returned home since their departure for Iraq earlier this summer.
NEWARK – Earlier this month, the Federal Aviation Administration granted Newark Liberty International Airport a waiver to allow a new version of the Boeing 747 jet to take off and land there.
NEWARK- Coast Guard Rear Adm. Daniel R. May, Commander of Personnel Service Center, and Capt. Robert R. Mckenna, Commander of Community Services Command, tour Unionwear’s Newark ball cap manufacturing facility, Wednesday, Dec. 14.
TRENTON – Legislation intended to protect children from exposure to potentially harmful pesticides at child care centers and certain schools, playgrounds and recreational fields was released Thursday by an Assembly committee.
UNION COUNTY — Boy Scouts from Troop 80 of Cranford pitched in last month to help improve garden beds cultivated by the Master Gardeners of Union County at the Trailside Demonstration Garden in the Watchung Reservation, in Mountainside.
The Bill of Rights officially became part of the U.S. Constitution on December 15, 1791. Unfortunately, 220 years later, the freedoms enshrined in those first ten amendments are in dire jeopardy.
ISELIN–The Board of Directors of Indus American Bank elected Anil Bansal as their new chairman. Bansal continues as co-chairman of IA Bancorp, the holding company of the bank.
RAHWAY — Horizon NJ Health recently came to Franklin School in Rahway to teach second grade students about activities to do and foods to eat to keep their heart healthy.