Redistributing Wealth To Wall Street

Remember those dark days after the 2008 financial collapse, when Congress vowed it would get tough with the banks? Well, that resolve seems to be dwindling. A move to undo some of the reforms legislators were touting just months ago was barely stopped on June 8.

Rahway Police Make Drug Bust

RAHWAY – Police detectives arrested the owner and two employees of a West Grand Avenue convenience store after seizing 1,500 containers of synthetic marijuana and $9,000 in cash yesterday, according to Rahway Police Detective Capt. Joseph Simonetti.

Christie Trails Obama In New Poll

STATE – While Iowa Republicans continue to court Gov. Chris Christie as a potential presidential candidate, Christie doesn’t fare well in a hypothetical race against President Barack Obama, according to a new national poll.

MVC Agencies Offer Expanded Hours

TRENTON – Beginning July 2, New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission agencies will remain open until at least 5:30 p.m. on weekdays and will add Monday hours, MVC Chairman and Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez announced Thursday.

Police, Educators Attend Seminar

MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Law enforcement officers, educators, nurses and child study experts –180 people in total — will attend a day-long seminar offering training sessions on gang activity, drug trends, cyber bullying, and methods for dealing with substance abuse, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Thursday.