PEABODY, Mass. – Marjorie (Whaley) Tuzik, 97, died peacefully on Nov. 9. She was born in Houston, Texas on March 21, 1913. She is predeceased by her husband Theodore H. Tuzik and her daughter Carlyn T. Swanson.
TRENTON – The Division of Criminal Justice today obtained an indictment charging the leader and two other members of an alleged multi-national drug trafficking syndicate with first-degree drug charges in connection with a $10 million crop of marijuana they allegedly were growing inside five rented houses in New Jersey, officials announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Department of Health and Human Services unveiled a new comprehensive tobacco control strategy today that includes proposed new bolder health warnings on cigarette packages and advertisements.
UTICA, N.Y. – Though he has publicly denied intention to run for President in 2012, Gov. Chris Christie led the list of potential GOP candidates in a recent poll of Republican voters.
NEWARK – Two men were convicted by a federal jury Tuesday, after less than an hour of deliberation, for robbing a Bank of America branch in Franklin Township on March 12, 2009, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
FLORHAM PARK–According to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study, two out of every five drivers (41%) admit to having fallen asleep behind the wheel at some point, with one in ten saying they’ve done so in the past year.
TRENTON –A supervisor at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey training academy in Morris County and another employee at the academy pleaded guilty to theft charges for collecting pay and reimbursement based on false attendance, mileage and meal records they submitted, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
Nov. 2 at 4:08 p.m. – Officer Pat Grady investigated a report of criminal mischief to a vehicle, which was parked at an Acorn Drive residence.
ELIZABETH-“Why are we so afraid of differences, and how do we learn to hate different people?” That question, posed by actor/psychologist/poet Dr. Michael Fowlin, guest speaker at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth on Nov. 4, opened the door to students hearing a multitude of thought-provoking messages meant to challenge how they treat one another in their daily interactions.