TRENTON – Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Amy H. Handlin and Assemblyman Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. that would create a rape shield law for civil cases was released today by the Assembly Judiciary Committee.
TRENTON – Legislation to require crime witness to be notified of a defendant’s release was approved by the Assembly Judiciary Committee.
STATE — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded nearly $640,000 to the New Jersey Pinelands Commission and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to better protect wetlands throughout the state.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Your children may help you qualify for valuable tax benefits, such as certain credits and deductions. If you are a parent, here are eight benefits you shouldn’t miss when filing taxes this year.
ELIZABETH – Union County’s Black History Month Kick-off Reception has been rescheduled for Friday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. at the Union County College Kellogg Building, 40 West Jersey St in Elizabeth. The postponement comes due to the inclement weather caused by Winter Storm Nemo.
METUCHEN — On March 3, at the Forum Theater in Metuchen, the Friends of the Metuchen Library will present their annual fundraiser “An Afternoon with Andrew McCarthy.”