Linden’s Lexi Frees Is NJAC Rookie Of The Week

PITMAN — New Jersey City University freshman midfielder Alexis Frees, a Linden High School graduate, had a breakout week for the Gothic Knights and after scoring goals in each conference game, she has been selected as the New Jersey Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for week seven of the 2010 season.

To Grow Our Prosperity, Let My Tax Cuts Expire

Congress should do the responsible thing and let tax cuts for high earners expire at the end of this year. As someone who has benefited from these tax cuts, I believe we must restore balance to a federal tax system that has been tilted in favor of the wealthiest 5 percent for a generation.

Senators Challenge McConnell On Social Security

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Seventeen senators – including Majority Leader Harry Reid — today asked Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell to support $250 in emergency relief to more than 50 million seniors and disabled Americans facing a second straight year with no increase in Social Security benefits.

Our Ship Is Coming In!

SOUTH AMBOY — The company that operates the largest privately-owned
commuter ferry service in the U.S., New York Waterway, is expected to begin construction of a new ferry terminal in the city, according to Council President Fred Henry.