LATHAM, N.Y. — Major General Patrick A. Murphy, The Adjutant General for the State of New York, recently announced the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
LINDEN – Infineum USA L.P. celebrated the national “Take Our Children To Work Day” by hosting “Youth Day 2011” for the children of employees that work in the two Linden facilities. The purpose of the day is to share with the children the various work activities in which Infineum employees are engaged.
TRENTON – Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced substantial revisions to the Attorney General’s Internal Affairs Policy & Procedures to ensure that complaints against law enforcement officers in New Jersey are thoroughly investigated and that individual cases of misconduct and potential patterns of abuse are appropriately addressed.
NEW BRUNWSICK – A former Rutgers student accused of watching a secret computer broadcast of an encounter between Tyler Clementi and another male student has been accepted into a pre-trial intervention program.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Two Hundred Club of Union County will present the Medal of Valor to 17 individuals at this year’s annual awards luncheon today at L’Affaire in Mountainside.
STATE — With a few weeks before some state legislators face hotly contested primary elections, winds of war are blowing across the 7th Congressional District.
ROSELLE — After many delays and under the threat of penalty and fines from the New Jersey Division of Local Government Services, the Roselle Council recently voted 5-1 to pass a municipal budget that includes a tax increase averaging approximately $250 or more per household.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Middlesex County and New Brunswick officials unveiled a new traffic safety sign aimed at informing drivers of a new state law that requires drivers to stop for pedestrians in crosswalks.
TRENTON – Lawmakers are considering a bill that would return New Jersey’s February presidential primary to June, when it was held prior to 2005. The state holds primary elections for all other offices on the first Tuesday in June each year.