NJ Senate Approves Foreclosure Bills

State Sen. Ray Lesniak

TRENTON – The full state Senate approved a pair of bills sponsored by Senator Raymond J. Lesniak yesterday which are aimed at addressing New Jersey’s foreclosure crisis by transforming abandoned, foreclosed properties into livable homes and by requiring the state to expand participation in the HomeKeeper mortgage assistance program.

Citizens Campaign Shows How Communities Can Cut Gov’t Costs

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Citizens Campaign held a forum on government cost-cutting at Middlesex County College this week, and a packed house heard some of the state’s top experts talk about how municipalities, school boards and county governments are taking steps to combat the coming fiscal crisis and what citizens can do in their hometowns.

Writer’s Block: Bewitched, Not Bothered

It’s the Boo season again and has been since the last hot dog of summer came off the grill on Labor Day. Since that time, we have been bombarded with jack-o-lanterns, black cats, ghosts, wicked witches and an assortment of ghouls and other characters worthy of Halloween madness. I know that I’m probably in the minority here, but I love Halloween.