TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation today announced that a trial program to ease congestion on Route 1 by restricting left turns and U-turns on Route 1 at Washington Road and Harrison Street in West Windsor, Mercer County, will be implemented Friday, Aug. 3, with all restrictions expected to be in place on Saturday, Aug. 4.
TRENTON – The former Director of the New Jersey Division of Taxation and an assistant deputy director were convicted today following a bench trial of official misconduct for accepting gifts from a collections company, OSI Collections Services Inc., while continuing to take action on the company’s contracts with the state to collect unpaid taxes, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
TRENTON – The Legislature today acted to approve a resolution allowing New Jersey voters to decide if judges should contribute the same amount to their pension and benefits as other state employees are required to under a law passed last year.
NEWARK – Two convicted felons who drove around New Jersey in a pickup truck painted with the names of first responders who perished in the collapse of the World Trade Center towers on 9-11 and solicited donations for surviving family members are being sued for allegedly defrauding the public by operating an unregistered charity.
UNION COUNTY–– Roselle Mayor Jamel Holley and Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr today lauded Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY) for pushing for tighter regulations involving the mail order and online purchases of ammunition.