TRENTON – This weekend, the 125-member political action committee of the 200,000 member New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) voted to endorse 68 candidates for election to the New Jersey Legislature this November.
NEW YORK – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced plans for major increases in PATH train fares and tolls to cross between New York and New Jersey last week.
JERSEY CITY – Today, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez joined labor and transportation advocates to warn of the potential results if Congress fails to re-authorize the Surface Transportation Program next month. The federal program, which provides funding for road, bridge, and transportation projects, will expire on Sept. 30
NEW BRUNSWICK — Police are actively investigating the death of a hospital worker who was fatally shot on a city street early Saturday morning, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department.
EDISON — Middlesex County College is still accepting students for its Fall 2011 semester. Ninety-nine degree and certificate programs are offered including two new ones: Earth Science and Allied Health Pre-Professional.
RAHWAY – Mystic Vision Players will be holding auditions on Aug. 23 and 24 for their production of “The Laramie Project” being presented Oct. 13-29 at the Union County Performing Arts Center‘s Studio Theatre in Rahway.
CLARK — Osceola Church Preschool in Clark is introducing flex-time for new registrants during August and September.
MANASQUAN — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties (BBBSMMC) will hold their 5th Annual Volleyball tournament on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Main Street beach in Manasquan.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — While the majority of Americans get a tax refund from the Internal Revenue Service each year, there are many taxpayers who owe and some who can’t pay the tax all at once. The IRS has a number of ways for people to pay their tax bill.