A lot of reports tell about the “Race to the Top” and the $400 million lost to NJ, but said little about the details to their readers and listeners.
STATE — New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection has issued a statewide drought watch. Residents are being asked to take voluntary measures to conserve water.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie today unveiled a series of ethics reform measures intended to promote accountability and maintain the integrity of office holders and employees and the electoral process at all level of government.
NEWARK – Federal agents arrested three current and former Continental Airlines employees who have been charged with participating in an alleged conspiracy to smuggle cocaine into the United States through Newark Liberty International Airport, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Tuesday.
NEWARK – A doctor with a practice in Elizabeth was arrested Tuesday morning on charges that he conspired to commit Medicaid fraud, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
ROSELLE – When Roselle sixth grade students head home from school on Sept. 17, they’ll leave with more than just homework. They’ll have a brand new, free laptop in tow.
SOUTH AMBOY – Citing budgetary constraints, city officials announced that trash collection services would be limited to one pickup per week as of Sept. 7.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Department of Health & Human Services has scheduled the first flu and pneumonia vaccine clinics of the season.
MARION, Ill.– Former Kean University baseball player Joe Augustine has won the Brian Tollberg Award as Pitcher of the Year in the independent baseball Frontier League.
NEWARK – The Newark Bears defeated the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs 7-3 in game two of a doubleheader on Tuesday at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium. The Blue Crabs took game one, 8-4.
JERSEY CITY–The New Jersey City University women’s soccer team scored eight goals on the first 14 shots of the game, including two in 22 seconds in the 2010 home opener for NJCU on Tuesday at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.
Sept. 1 at 2:03 a.m. – In the vicinity of Gibson Boulevard and Raritan Road, Officer George Marmarou arrested Newark resident Jason Johnson, 24, on outstanding warrants from Newark and Irvington for contempt of court.
RAHWAY — Thursday, Sept. 2, provided all Rahway High School teachers with an opportunity to start the year with a focus on professional growth. The entire day was spent learning about and implementing Professional Development Communities as the framework for continuous school improvement.