ELIZABETH — (from left) Union County Freeholder Angel Estrada, City of Elizabeth Councilman-at-Large, Frank J. Cuesta, Consul General of Peru in NJ & Pennsylvania Jose Benzaquen, and President of Peruvians For Progress, Inc., Ezzio A. Bustamante at the Toast of Honor for the 2012 Peruvian Independence Day commemoration celebration on July 20.
“As London prepares to throw the world a $14 billion party, it seems fair to ask the question: What does it get out of the bargain?” asks the Christian Science Monitor in a recent story on the 2012 Summer Olympics.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Emma Axelrod, Sammi Siegel, and Elena Tsemberis — three high school students from Montclair — will deliver more than 130,000 signatures from their Change.org petitions, calling on the Commission on Presidential Debates to appoint a woman moderator for one of three 2012 U.S. presidential debates.
TRENTON – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and State Police Superintendent Colonel Rick Fuentes announced today that criminal charges have been filed against the two state troopers involved in the unauthorized State Police escort of a high-speed sports car caravan to Atlantic City in March.
TRENTON – Democrats blasted Gov. Chris Christie for conditionally vetoing a bi-partisan bill that would have required public hearings on any future Port Authority of New York and New Jersey toll increases and imposed other measures to increase accountability at the bi-state agency.