TRENTON – New Jersey residents who are entering their senior year in high school this fall and are planning a career in agriculture or science may apply for the New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award. One winner will be selected and awarded a scholarship to honor their achievements.
HERSHEY, Pa. – Anthony McPherson, son of Josephine Cole, Carteret, graduated recently from Milton Hershey School® (MHS), a privately endowed school located in Hershey, Pa. He was admitted to MHS in 1998 and was an active member of basketball and soccer.
MADISON – Several local students have been named to the Honor’s List for the spring 2011 semester at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham, located in Madison.
Has it really come to this? Time magazine, one of our most respected magazines, seriously posing the question, “Does It Still Matter?” over the backdrop of the U. S. Constitution partially shredded as their cover page for their 10th Annual History and Fourth of July Issue.
Farming is hard work. It’s no surprise that a career in farming isn’t top on the list when young people are asked what they want to be when they grow up. But this state we’re in has produced an exceptional crop of young farmers.
TRENTON – Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D-Gloucester) has scheduled a voting session on Monday to attempt to override Gov. Chris Christie’s line item veto cuts to New Jersey’s budget.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, New Jersey’s two senators and their colleagues from New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Virginia introduced a resolution that calls on Americans to come together as a nation for a Moment of Remembrance at 1 p.m. EDT on Sept. 11, 2011.
PLAINFIELD – Nearly a dozen reputed members of the MS13 street gang were arrested or charged during a number of raids by law enforcement over the last several days, announced Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow. The alleged gang members lived and operated in Plainfield and are charged with a variety of crimes, including conspiracy to commit murder.
TRENTON – Another former Middlesex County sheriff’s investigator was arrested today on charges that he assisted former Sheriff Joseph C. Spicuzzo in collecting a bribe from an individual seeking a position in the sheriff’s office, Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced.