STATE — Non-essential campus operations on both of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s New Jersey campuses closed at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28, and will remain closed through Tuesday evening, Oct. 30. Day and evening classes are canceled for Monday and…
NEW YORK, N.Y.– The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is extending by 30 days the public comment period for the plan it has proposed to clean up lead contamination at the Raritan Bay Slag Superfund Site in Old Bridge and Sayreville. Lead is a toxic metal that is especially dangerous to children because their growing bodies can absorb more of it than adults. Even at low levels, lead in children can result in I.Q. deficiencies, reading and learning disabilities, reduced attention spans, hyperactivity and other behavioral problems.
CRANFORD — Cranford Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday, Oct. 30.
ELIZABETH — It was not the best of times – they are yet to come. It was not the worst of times – they are in the past. Rather, it was a celebration of achievement over the past year and the leadership, humanitarianism and community support that has helped improve the lives of countless people and will drive continued improvement in the future.
From the day Governor Christie took office and broke his promise to police and firefighters to never reduce benefits for active or retired officers, we have been engaged in a never-ending effort to stop the revisionist history of blaming employees for the unfunded liability in the pension system.