CARTERET – For the eight straight year, the borough is a national award winner for its participation in the National Nigh Out crime, drug and violence prevention program.
LINDEN – Officials at Joseph E. Soehl Middle School in Linden have announced the names of students on the first marking period Honor Roll.
ELIZABETH — Postal Window Clerk George Ebner was honored at a special ceremony last week at the Elizabeth Main Post Office for his 42 years of federal service.
JERSEY CITY– Junior forward Tiffany Patrick scored a game-high 17 points and became the 18th player in school history to score 1,000 career points, as the Kean University women’s basketball team defeated host New Jersey City University, 96-26, in New Jersey Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon.
JERSEY CITY – Forward Jonathan Jones recorded his sixth straight double-double to start off his senior season as the Kean University men’s basketball team picked up their second NJAC win by defeating host New Jersey City University, 70-67, Saturday evening.
One of the many concerns about President Obama’s health care legislation is that it will encourage–if not eventually require–the government to approve the cheapest rather than the best medical therapy.
TRENTON – A former administrator at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey has pleaded guilty to accepting an expensive gift from a contractor to whom he steered numerous university contracts, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The nation’s unemployment rate climbed to 9.8 percent in November, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics today. For the past three months, it had held steady at 9.6 percent.
TRENTON — A measure repealing mandates on government to pay “prevailing wage” for construction projects should be high on the agenda to create jobs, Assembly Republicans Michael Patrick Carroll and Declan O’Scanlon said Thursday.