TRENTON – The New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled that Gov. Chris Christie’s administration must find more money for schools in the state’s poorest districts. The decision will cost approximately $500 million, according to an estimate based on Office of Legislative Services figures.
ELIZABETH — The teen charged in the Dec. 26, 2008 shooting death of Jean D’Haiti outside of Skate 22 in Union Township pleaded guilty in Superior Court Monday, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
TRENTON – Legislation to ask voters in November to increase the veterans’ property tax deduction from the current $250 to $500 by 2016 was released Monday by an Assembly panel.
May 16 at 8:56 a.m. – Officer Scott Rayack investigated a report of a stolen motor vehicle at City Hall Plaza.
May 17 at 1:29 a.m. – In the vicinity of Brant Avenue, Officer Joseph Teston arrested South Amboy resident Vitaliy Tkachuk, 19, and Scotch Plains resident Shane Sheppard, 20, and charged them with possession of CDS in a motor vehicle and possession of narcotics paraphernalia.
NORTH PLAINFIELD—New Jersey residents could see their out-of-pocket expenses double under a Republican budget proposal that would end Medicare as we know it and turn it into a voucher program, according to an analysis by the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee.
TRENTON – State officials are advising New Jersey residents and businesses to prepare for the Atlantic hurricane season, which begins on June 1 and continues through Nov. 30.
MOUNTAINSIDE – It may not be high on the list of wedding planning activities, but there are a few, simple steps that can help keep tax issues from interrupting newly-wedded bliss.
Dear EarthTalk: With all the talk of the need for safe, renewable energy sources, isn’t the elephant in the room really that we should use far less energy than we do?