County Hosts Family Fun Day at Mattano Park

Family Fun Day this Saturday, September 24 will celebrate the opening of Union County’s first inclusive public playground. Family Fun Day will begin at 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., with an official opening ceremony and ribbon cutting at 1:00 p.m, at Mattano…

NJ woman promoted in Navy

Chief Navy Counselor Antonina Cedeno receiving her anchors Sept. 16, 2016, from her children during the Chief Petty Officer Pinning Ceremony held by Navy Recruiting District New York at the Fort Hamilton Chapel. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Carlos Vasquez/Released)

Chief Navy Counselor Antonina Cedeno, from Lodi, New Jersey, was recently promoted to chief petty officer. Chief Cedeno, a 2001 Lodi High School graduate, has served in the Navy for 15 years and is currently serving at Navy Recruiting District…

Yusuf Ibrahim sentenced to consecutive life terms

Yusuf Ibrahim was sentenced to two consecutive life terms in state prison for shooting two men to death in Jersey City, cutting off their heads and hands, and burying their remains in a wooded area in Atlantic County, N.J. http://www.nj.gov/oag/newsreleases16/Yusuf-Ibrahim.jpg…

We are losing, so it is time to fight back

Democracy has been taking a beating these last 40 years, from the perpetual global war raging since September 2001 and the the NSA’s program of mass spying on Americans, to the bank bailouts that inspired Occupy Wall Street protests and excessive…