TRENTON – Legislation intended to help create strong performing charter schools in failing school districts was granted final legislative approval by the Senate on Monday.
CLARK – The Clark Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. at the Clark Council Chambers at 315 Westfield Avenue tomorrow.
STATE – In the wake of devastating flooding in the Mid-Atlantic, AAA is warning consumers to do their homework and to check out any used car’s Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) prior to purchase.
LINDEN – Early this morning, Linden police officers arrested a 40-year-old Brooklyn, N.Y., man who is accused of stealing diesel fuel out of tractor trucks parked at an East Linden Avenue commercial site.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The mother of a former high-ranking official, who became the seventh New Brunswick Parking authority staffer charged with theft after it was discovered that more than $100,000 in parking fees went missing, has responded to her son’s indictment by releasing a polygraph report suggesting his innocence.
TRENTON –Acting Governor Kim Guadagno today signed bipartisan legislation to return New Jersey’s presidential primary to June in 2012.
As business transactions and social interactions migrate from the streets and stores to cyberspace, government and corporate officials are clamoring to exercise control over the internet, which has become the bastion of democracy, anonymity and populism. Facebook’s facial recognition technology, corporate opposition to Net Neutrality legislation, and data retention mandates by Congress are all efforts to put the internet under strict government and corporate control.
ELIZABETH — A Middlesex County man was arrested over the weekend after “friending” a 14-year-old girl on Facebook and following her to a store in Springfield where he allegedly sexually assaulted her, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force has charged a Newark woman with the shooting death of an East Orange woman that occurred in Elizabeth on Sept. 22, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.