NEWARK – Lauryn N. Hill, the Grammy-winning singer and actress, today admitted she failed to file income tax returns for three years, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the shooting of an Elizabeth man who was killed last night outside a food truck he operated in the city, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
TRENTON – Following a vote yesterday by the board of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to provide sizeable bridge toll discounts to Staten Island commuters, Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Assemblyman John Wisniewski urged the bi-state agency to exercise fairness and extend the same discount to New Jersey commuters.
TRENTON – By a 44-33 vote, the General Assembly on Monday granted final legislative approval to a bill that is aimed at transforming foreclosed properties into affordable housing.
TRENTON – A bill sponsored by Senators Raymond J. Lesniak and Nicholas P. Scutari which would expand eligibility for the State’s drug court substance abuse treatment program and create a phased-in pilot program in which any offender who’s eligible would be automatically enrolled in drug court was approved by the Senate Thursday by a vote of 36-1, receiving final legislative approval.
TRENTON — Legislation sponsored by state Sen. Steve Oroho (R-Sussex/Warren/Morris) aimed at eliminating a provision in state law that shortchanges rural school districts in state education aid has been approved by the Senate.