BLACKSBURG, Va. – Several Union County students enrolled at Virginia Tech were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2011 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must attempt at least 12 credit hours graded on the A-F option and earn a 3.4 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) during the semester.
The current depression is the worst in over seventy years. It is a man-made disaster, unlike an earthquake, hurricane, or tornado. It originated in the abolition of the New Deal laws over the last three decades (like the Glass-Steagal Act, etc.). The correct action is to resurrect these New Deal laws with the following policy changes.
STATE – The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey announced the release of a multi-media public service campaign alerting parents in New Jersey about the rising purity and dangers of heroin. The campaign “Everything’s Gone Up Since the 70s” was…
TRENTON – Two Middlesex County Democrats criticized Gov. Chris Christie for slashing school aid from the budget passed by the Legislature last month, while the governor touted his more modest funding increases.
JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST — More than 25 Airmen from the 108th Wing’s Security Force Squadron deployed from here today for a six-month tour in Southwest Asia in support of Operation New Dawn.
TRENTON – The state Senate met again today as Democrats continued to try without success to overturn Gov. Christie’s line item vetoes, spending items he cut from New Jersey’s budget.
June 22 at 10:25 a.m. – At headquarters, Officer Kenneth Sarnecki arrested Carteret resident Larry Faroul, Jr., 24, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.
UTICA, N.Y. – Nine out of 10 voters believe it is important for the federal government to act to reduce our nation’s long-term debt, according to a new IBOPE Zogby Interactive poll.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A former accounts receivable clerk has been sentenced to serve five years in a New Jersey state prison for stealing more than $300,000 from her employer over a three-year period, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Tuesday.