Why are Americans so willing to hand over their rights at the first sign of unrest or disturbance? The reason is simple yet troubling: Americans have come to view freedom as expedient and expendable because that’s what they’ve been taught.
TRENTON – On Friday, the Department of Environmental Protection released its baseline report on offshore wind power following a two-year scientific study.
EAST BRUNSWICK – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Department of Agriculture announced last week a joint effort to make consumers aware of “Jersey” produce that does not actually come from the state.
LINDEN – Police investigating a reported car burglary at a Linden bowling alley helped catch a suspect accused of stealing a car from a city department store’s parking lot Wednesday.
CRANFORD – Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean Jr. recently broke from negotiations over the state’s budget to visit the Adult Services Program of the Cerebral Palsy League (CPL) in Cranford.
LINDEN – Two women reported being pulled over by a man who seemed to be impersonating a police officer last week, authorities said.
With millions of American schoolchildren starting summer vacation, cries of “I’m bored” will soon ring out across the nation. Swimming lessons and trips to the mall can fill only so many hours. Before you give up and hand over the TV remote, consider some activities that can be productive, safe and fun for kids of all ages.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite the public to enjoy a selection of arias, Italian songs and popular standards as interpreted by tenor Salvatore Chiarelli at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, on Tuesday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m.
PERTH AMBOY— A time of celebration, honor and worship are planned for the 2010 Holy Convocation at Cathedral International, according to Bishop Donald Hilliard, Jr., is the senior pastor and convocation host.
SPRINGFIELD — On Tuesday, June 22, at noon, the Springfield Free Public Library will host a presentation by Ingrid Rodriguez of Proceed Inc., a division of the Comprehensive Tobacco Control Program.
STATE – Quick Chek will celebrate the first official day of summer with thousands of its customers as it proclaims the day Quick Chek’s Summer “Sub-tacular” Day.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A host of retired New Jersey Supreme Court justices and bar associations next week will hold a free symposium to examine the ongoing threat to judicial independence.
MILLTOWN – John Wieczorek is a recipient of the 2010 New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome’s Children’s Scholarship.