When members of Congress who led the effort to overhaul the U.S. health care system saw the public option slipping away, some of them suggested that a viable alternative would be the fostering of nonprofit health insurance CO-OPs (Consumer Oriented and Operated Plans) throughout the country.
ELIZABETH – Authorities are investigating the death of a 91-year-old Elizabeth woman who was killed inside her home during what authorities believe was a robbery attempt last Thursday, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library, 100 Cooke Avenue, will hold a variety of events in June.
LINDEN — The Linden Public Library will present “Getting to Know Your Digital Camera” on Monday, June 4, at 6:30 p.m.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – As Hurricane Irene demonstrated last year, New Jersey is susceptible to significant damage from hurricanes and other severe storms. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is urging all New Jersey residents on the occasion of National Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 27 – June 2) to take action and be ready for any serious storms and flooding to come.
This year, Governor Christie has declared May 29 – “529 College Savings Day.” Today, all families should take a moment to consider opening a 529 savings plan which would allow them to put funds aside for future college costs and allow those funds to earn interest on a state and federal tax free basis.