TRENTON – Former Assemblyman Neil Cohen pleaded guilty to viewing and printing child pornography images six months ago, but he is still awaiting his sentence. On Monday, Cohen’s sentencing was delayed because the judge handling the case was sick.
SOUTH AMBOY — The Tea Party is throwing its support behind a candidate in the race for Mayor. Environmental activist Vincent Mackiel captured an endorsement from the populist Tea Party movement’s local chapter.
SOUTH AMBOY — Mayor John T. O’Leary lambasted Republican Gov. Christopher Christie for forcing local homeowners to absorb another tax hike.
ELIZABETH – Gov. Chris Christie appointed Elizabeth resident Tony Monteiro to the newly-created Red Tape Review Commission last week.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Public Library will be hosting “Be a Smart Consumer”, a series of talks presented by Florence Peterson, director of the Union County Division of Consumer Affairs.
SOUTH AMBOY — Three mayoral candidates heartily support the idea but one wants the city to forego a potential $3.6 million in new revenue rather
than engage in another waterfront redevelopment project.
SOUTH AMBOY — Nine candidates for Mayor and City Council have agreed to participate in a debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters.
STATE — Gov. Christopher Christie’s 2009 tax returns show that he and his
wife, Mary Pat, reported $544,047 in income, a $97,193 increase over the
$446,854 they reported in 2008.
SOUTH AMBOY — Congressman Frank Pallone visited the city to hit the campaign trail with Democratic candidates for Mayor and City Council over the weekend.