NEWARK—New Jersey’s two U.S. senators, Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez, today announced more than $195,000 in federal funding to support New Jersey organizations that serve victims of domestic and sexual abuse. The funding, authorized by the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), will help two statewide coalitions coordinate victim support.
TRENTON – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin announced today that legal efforts by the Division of Law resulted in recovery by the state of more than $29 million in environmental clean-up costs during the past fiscal year.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Academy for Science, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies in Edison has been singled out as one of the nation’s best high schools by U.S. News & World Report for the fourth consecutive year.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ana Mascenik, who retired after a 34 year career as a teacher and principal in Perth Amboy and is seeking election to the City Council, is attending the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she will cast her vote as a delegate to nominate President Barack Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden for re-election in Wednesday’s formal roll call.