SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Sonja Chai of Elizabeth graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree as part of Skidmore’s Class of 2012. The graduating class, totaling 627 baccalaureate candidates, participated in the college’s 101st Commencement Saturday, May 19, at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
TRENTON – The Assembly has approved a Democrat-sponsored bill that would increase New Jersey’s hourly minimum wage to $8.50 and require the rate to then be adjusted annually based on the Consumer Price Index by a 46-33 vote.
TRENTON — Quick Chek CEO Dean Durling and Festival executive producer Howard Freeman traveled to the State House in Trenton on Thursday, May 24 to present New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno with a commemorative poster and the first tickets to this year’s 30th annual Quick Chek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning in Association with PNC Bank.
WESTFIELD — Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella (2nd L) and Freeholder Vernell Right speak with Col. (Ret.) Dennis Dougherty (2nd R) and CSM (Ret.) Arthur Maggs of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a U.S. Department of Defense agency, during Union County’s Veterans Job Fair and Resource Event at the National Guard Armory in Westfield.