TRENTON — The Senate Law and Public Safety Committee has approved a bill that would make it a crime to knowingly and actively participate in a criminal street gang.
The story of missing Indiana University sophomore Lauren Spierer has completely overshadowed the May 18 disappearance of 27-year-old Morgan Johnson, a black man who suffers from seizures and should be on medication.
STATE — Proposed changes to the state’s Medicaid program through a “waiver” of federal rules governing the program would wreak havoc on NJ FamilyCare, bringing the total number of uninsured parents in working poor families denied health coverage to 93,000 and touching every county in the state when prior cutbacks are also taken into account, according to an analysis by New Jersey Policy Perspective.
TRENTON– The Assembly Appropriations Committee advanced legislation sponsored by Asm. John S. Wisniewski and Craig J. Coughlin to help combat the flooding of the South River in Sayreville.
STATE — New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of New York Blood Center, is urging blood donors to donate blood to ensure an adequate summer blood supply.
MARTINSVILLE – The Pingry School in Martinsville held its 150th commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 12, to mark the graduation of the Class of 2011.
TRENTON – It’s graduation time across the country. Young people are exuberant and celebrating. But, every year, tragedy involving teens and alcohol peak during the graduation season.
CRANFORD – On Wednesday, May 25, Union County College graduated over 1200 students, the largest class in the college’s history.
June 6 at 10:31 p.m. – In the vicinity of Hillcrest Drive, Officer Brian Soos arrested Rahway resident Antonio Hidalgo, 38, and charged him with DWI. Hidalgo was subsequently released pending a court date.