WASHINGTON, D.C. — In advance of President Obama’s jobs address to a Joint Session of Congress, U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) emphasized the importance of creating a 21st Century Works Progress Administration (WPA) to create jobs, lift a depressed economy and rebuild America.
By the Congressional Progressive Caucus Millions of people are waking up every morning without a job and with dwindling hopes of finding one. Their faith in the American Dream is flagging. Their aspirations for a middle class life are being…
UNION COUNTY — The Superior Court of New Jersey, Union Vicinage, the Union County Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association and Central Jersey Legal Services will hold a Day of Service on Monday, Sept. 12 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
STATE – Last week, the state Division of Consumer made an unannounced return visit to 11 boardwalk novelty shops that had been selling suspected, illegal designer drugs in violation of state and federal laws – and found one shopkeeper continuing to sell the suspected chemicals, despite the stern warning he received in August.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – Mold can be a real problem for residents who were affected by flooding from Hurricane Irene or this week’s subsequent rain storms.
NEWARK – Vincent Hsia, a pharmacist and the former proprietor of Lincoln Pharmacy Network in Edison, admitted that he conspired to distribute oxycodone and that he filed false personal and corporate income tax returns, according to U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman.
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP–New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Chairman and Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez today joined state legislators and a local elementary school class for an event to highlight the state’s school bus inspection program that looks at 24,000 student transportation vehicles twice a year.
TRENTON – More than $4.1 million in federal assistance has gone to help survivors begin the recovery from Hurricane Irene during the first week after the major declaration was issued.
ASTON, Pa. – Senior striker Jennifer Albuja (Union City/Hoboken) netted her 70th career goal off a give-and-go pass from senior striker Julia Caseres (Union)—the historic 200th point of Caseres’ career—as the New Jersey City University’s women’s soccer team won a 1-0 double-overtime non-conference victory in a game played in the rain on Wednesday night.