This is a transcript of the Sept. 2, conference call for New Jersey media with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and New Jersey Office of Emergency Management Officials outlining Hurricane Irene recovery efforts: William “Bill” Vogel, Federal Coordinating Officer, Federal Emergency…
ELIZABETH — A Rahway woman was convicted of abducting a 3-year-old child from an Elizabeth store in 2008, earlier this week Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex County Freeholder Director Christopher D. Rafano said Middlesex County government and the 25 municipalities have taken and will continue to take the necessary steps to ensure residents’ needs are met in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, which struck last weekend.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A karate school teacher has pleaded guilty to charges of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl, and, in a separate incident, improperly touching another 16-year-old girl, Middlesex County First Assistant Prosecutor Julia L. McClure announced today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – There was no change in the national unemployment rate, which stubbornly remains at 9.1 percent, according to data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Fourteen million Americans remain unemployed and looking for work.
WEST TRENTON – New Jersey State Police will focus on enforcing the laws and aiding holiday travelers this Labor Day weekend, Colonel Rick Fuentes announced today.
STATE – Utilities are still working to restore service to customers who are without power because of Hurricane Irene. As of 4 a.m. this morning, less than 4,400 PSE&G customers were still affected.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Internal Revenue Service announced it is granting taxpayers whose preparers were affected by Hurricane Irene until Sept. 22 to file returns normally due Sept. 15.
This is the week that I might reflect a little on the plight of the American worker. After all, it is Labor Day weekend and what topic could be hotter in this country right now than jobs and work except for the lack of jobs and work.