As President Obama read former Aetna CEO Ron Williams’ op-ed in The Wall Street Journal renouncing his support for a key provision of the health care reform law, he must have felt like Julius Caesar when Caesar realized, as he drew his last breath, that his close friend Brutus was in cahoots with his assassins.
UNION COUNTY – The Union County Communications Center has begun providing emergency dispatch services for more municipalities, under a shared services initiative. The new arrangement is designed to help first responders in the Union County area continue to operate efficiently and effectively within the context of tight local budgets.
STATE – Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 5.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.27 per gallon yesterday.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has been named one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals according to the 2012-13 U.S.News & World Report ranking of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals that was officially released earlier this month.