The oddest thing about the reactionary support for Republicans is that — as the tea baggers proved in dozens of primary elections around the country — to be deemed worthy of membership in the modern G.O.P. one must be a narrow-minded, Bible-thumping, war-mongering supporter of incompetence, greed, lawlessness, cronyism and mismanagement.
ELIZABETH –A Newark man was sentenced to 18 years in prison today after being found guilty of burglary, theft, eluding and three counts of aggravated assault, announced Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
ELIZABETH — An Elizabeth man was found guilty in Superior Court earlier today on three separate drug charges, said Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
TRENTON – Assembly Transportation Chairman John Wisniewski said that documents obtained through an Open Public Records Act request provide no justification for Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to terminate the ARC Tunnel project.
TRENTON – According to preliminary estimates, jobholding in New Jersey declined in September for both the private and public sectors.
LINDEN — Mayor Richard Gerbounka disputed the impression that he unilaterally cancelled the city’s annual Halloween parade, as some readers may have interpreted from a story on the front page of last week’s NJTODAY.NET.
CARTERET — Today, Mayor Dan Reiman will join with the Borough Council and Carteret residents for a groundbreaking ceremony for a 256,000 sq. ft. distribution center at 377 Roosevelt Avenue.
ELIZABETH — A 24-year-old Marine from Elizabeth serving in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom was killed this week, the Department of Defense announced yesterday.
ELIZABETH — A public school teacher who was elected to the Union County Democratic Committee is making an independent bid against Fifth Ward Councilman Bill Gallman.