Clark Educator Honored By Union County Human Relations Commission

CLARK — Clark resident Henry Varriano, a longtime educator with the Elizabeth School District and current Clark Board of Education member, was honored with the Unity Award for Achievement by an Educator by the Union County Human Relations Commission on May 2 in a ceremony in Union.

A Christian Missionary Looks For The Human Face Of Climate Change

I am an evangelical Christian missionary from a conservative church who can trace my awakening to global climate change to the “lifting of a blanket.” I know that phrase is often used metaphorically. Political posturing and skepticism has long been used like a blanket to smother any sort of serious response to climate change.

NJ Today Item Sparks AZ Controversy

New Jersey’s oldest weekly newspaper is the topic of conversation in Arizona this week, as a schools superintendent addresses charges that she plagiarized material from our website. For details, read Hayley Ringle’s article from the Arizona Republic.

New Jersey’s Gun Laws Rank Near Top, According To Brady Campaign

WASHINGTON, D.C.– California is a model of sensible gun laws. Its universal background check system, strong gun dealer regulations, and assault clip ban are just some of the laws that provide a roadmap to preventing gun violence. New Jersey ranked second on the scorecard, while Arizona, Alaska, and Utah do not have a single common sense gun law on their books, according to the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.