Prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, when stored or disposed of carelessly are a danger to everyone in your home, especially curious teens and small children.
LINDEN — James D. Moore, a former councilman and school board member who headed the 10th Ward Democratic Club for many years, says he is considering a return to politics as his March 1 retirement as a state Parole Board hearing officer nears.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. to prohibit public transportation operators from using a wireless telephone or electronic communication device while their vehicles are moving was approved 75-0 Thursday by the Assembly.
TRENTON – Legislation to ensure teachers and school administrators do not abuse school district paid-for tuition assistance programs by attaining bogus degrees was approved 75-0 Thursday by the Assembly.
TRENTON – The state Assembly unanimously approved a resolution to emphasize the need to address the Bayonne Bridge’s low clearance and keep New Jersey’s port economy vibrant on Thursday.
CARTERET—Mayor Dan Reiman and the Economic Development Office have announced that Graybar Electric Co., a Fortune 500 Company, has become the latest business to locate to Carteret, and now occupies the IPORT-12 facilities at N.J. Turnpike Interchange 12.
TRENTON – Legislation to restrict the towing of handicapped vehicles and require 24-hour access to towed vehicles was approved 70-3-2 by the Assembly on Thursday.
I was in a film noir blah. There I sat once again, alone at my desk in the dim basement. It was Oscar picking time, that annual humbling when the critic is muscled into shedding all pretense of dignity and assumes the role of common handicapper. The Yanks were in the Florida sun, readying for the show. Me? I was making like a gambler, hoping to be a lucky so and so.
STATE—NJ Blood Services, which supplies blood products and services to 60 hospitals throughout the state, is in need of volunteers to work blood drives.
WAYNE – A pair of conference titles and automatic NCAA Tournament bids will be on the line this weekend when William Paterson plays in both the women’s and men’s New Jersey Athletic Conference Basketball Tournament championship games.
UNION—Folk artist Spook Handy will be performing his Tales From the Road concert at the Union Public Library on Tuesday, March 2, at 7 p.m.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently celebrated the 100th day of school! Students practiced counting to 100 in various ways.
RAHWAY—Eighth grade students at Rahway Middle School have been studying the properties of matter. Recently, Diane Camera’s science classes completed an investigation observing the different phase changes of ice as it is heated.