The U.S. government has a history of commandeering military technology for use against Americans. We saw this happen with tear gas, tasers and sound cannons, all of which were first used on the battlefield before being deployed against civilians at home.
The Perth Amboy Board of Education voted to adopt the district budget 2011-2012 which will be submitted to the citizens of Perth Amboy on April 27th for approval. The Board was able to present a budget to the citizens of Perth Amboy with no tax increase and no layoffs within the district.
TRENTON – ATrenton man pleaded guilty to leading a network that trafficked guns to Trenton from the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced Monday. The defendant was linked to guns recovered in connection with several homicide investigations and a narcotics investigation.
CRANFORD – Last week, New Jersey State Police detectives arrested Arthur Ernst III, a 24-year-old music teacher at Ocean Township High School in Oakhurst as the result of a child pornography investigation.
CLARK – Clark Public Schools’ proposed 2011-2012 budget will raise taxes by $33 for the average township homeowner, according to district officials. The proposed budget includes a total tax levy of $27,283,102, and is just $225,000 – less than one percent – higher than the current year’s spending plan.
LINDEN – Linden’s Department of Public Property and Community Services has wrapped up its 2010 Free Income Tax Assistance Program after helping nearly 2,000 residents with their federal and state tax forms.
RAHWAY — On Tuesday, April 19, the students of Rahway’s African-American Studies class and their instructor, David Brighouse sponsored an African-American history presentation for Board of Education and community members and district administrators.
CLARK — Clark Recreation held its annual Easter egg hunt at the Recreation Center last weekend. Over 500 children attended.
EDISON — The Kindergarten students and their fifth-grade buddies participated in an Easter egg hunt at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School on Thursday, April 14. In this photo they receive a little help from third graders in the hallway of the building. (Photo by Bill Jenkins of Oldwick)