PLAINFIELD — The Union County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Task Force is investigating the shooting death of a taxi driver this week in Plainfield, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. to create a rape shield law for civil cases was approved Thursday by the Assembly.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez announced the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) has awarded New Jersey more than $820,000 in federal funds to improve security in and around schools.
PERTH AMBOY– When a crisis affects the community, the Cathedral International Church answers the call with a solution.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) announced that New Jersey has reached 200 MW of solar capacity with more than 6,800 projects statewide.
CARTERET — Construction on the retail portion of P.C. Richard & Son’s Carteret facility is underway, Mayor Dan Reiman announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that $155 million in teen pregnancy prevention grants are being awarded to states, non-profit organizations, school districts, universities, and others – including nearly $3.9 million in New Jersey.
TRENTON – Legislation to help streamline state government by getting rid of inactive boards, commissions, committees and task forces was given final legislative approval 74-0 Thursday by the Assembly.
EDISON – The Township of Edison is planning a bus trip to New York City this Thanksgiving.