TRENTON – Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senators Sean Kean and Bob Gordon that would ban the construction of liquefied natural gas (LNG) transfer stations off the coast of New Jersey cleared the Senate Environment and Energy Committee last week.
TRENTON – While Gov. Chris Christie was making an out-of-state trip last week, Acting Governor Kim Guadagno signed Executive Order No. 41 to establish an ongoing bi-partisan Red Tape Review Commission, continuing the administration’s efforts to streamline state government and spur economic activity.
TRENTON– The Christie Administration announced last week that New Jersey will receive $112 million in federal funding for anti-foreclosure assistance to help struggling homeowners.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex County’s annual auction of cars, heavy equipment, jewelry and office and computer supplies will start at 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27. Auctioning begins at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3.
TRENTON — A bill sponsored by Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean that expands New Jersey’s Human Trafficking law was unanimously passed by the Senate Judiciary Committee last week.
RAHWAY– The Union County Performing Arts Center is looking for volunteers who want to give back to the arts in their community.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Police Department will be hosting an open Neighborhood Watch meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Rahway City Hall Council Chambers.
STATE – Holy Family Academy Class of 1961, Bayonne, will hold a 50th Reunion weekend in Ocean Grove, April 8 – 10, 2011.
NEW YORK, N.Y.—The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) will open The Arlenes: Books and Articles That Make a Difference and The Donald Robinson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism to the public, marking a change from ASJA’s long-time policy of these monetary awards going exclusively to members.