NEWARK – JP Morgan Chase & Co. will pay a $1.1 million fine to settle a state investigation into the company’s sale of auction-rate securities, New Jersey officials announced today. The firm also agreed to repurchase approximately $91.25 million in securities from individual New Jersey investors.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation today announced an upcoming traffic pattern change at the Route 22/Park Avenue and Bonnie Burn Road interchange.
STATE — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will headline a $100 per person fundraising event for former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad in Des Moines on Oct. 4.
MONROE – Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno and Bill Baroni, deputy executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, visited Monroe Township Wednesday to present a piece of steel from the World Trade Center for inclusion in their public memorial to honor the victims and remember the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
Sometimes I miss the days before cell phones, email and voicemail. Sure, they’ve simplified our lives in many ways – remember how frustrating it was trying to reach people before answering machines?
Aug. 30 at 7:04 a.m. – Officers Richard Pannone and Juan Ferrer investigated a reported burglary at Route 1. The case remains open.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – In a new study, physicians from Summit Medical Group’s Department of Allergy and Immunology have shown that egg-allergic individuals can be safely vaccinated with H1N1 influenza vaccine.
NORTH BRUNSWICK -Local North Brunswick resident Jeff Olsen will team up again this Sunday, Sept. 12, to cycle 40 miles of rolling hills in the Amwell Valley to and help find a cure for multiple sclerosis.
Dear EarthTalk: Is there any way to harness volcanic energy to meet our electricity and other power needs? — Antonio Lopez, Chino, CA