STATE – AAA Mid-Atlantic projections indicate that over 2.2 million New Jersey residents will travel 50 miles or more from home for Christmas and New Year’s, a 2.6% increase compared to the 2009 holiday season.
TRENTON – A Middlesex County auto body shop owner pleaded guilty last week to defrauding numerous insurance companies out of a total of nearly $52,000, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
LINDEN — Santa’s working elves were sent on a special assignment to visit Linden Public Schools. Linden Public Schools is a popular stop for the elves to visit because of the good boys and girls, but this year they were very well behaved and displayed good character.
Holiday greetings from U.S. soldiers deployed overseas for their relatives in New Jersey.
STATE –Environmentalists oppose two bills sponsored by Assemblywoman Annette Quijano that they say will weaken environmental standards and muzzle opportunities for public input on state regulations.
HILLSIDE – The Community FoodBank of NJ Hillside needs volunteers to assist its Food Stamp Outreach team with pre-screening and application assistance.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission is reminding customers of upcoming agency and inspection station closings during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.
Some folks seem to come alive during the holiday season.
Others … don’t.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill that will end the barrage of loud television commercials was signed into federal law last week.