Military Briefs

Army Pvt. Daniel Rodriguez has graduated from the Field Artillery Firefinder Radar Operator Advanced Individual Training (AIT) course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

Buono Requests ‘Race To The Top’ Documents From Department Of Education

TRENTON – Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono, chair of the Senate Legislative Oversight Committee, filed an Open Public Records Act request with the Department of Education for information regarding how the administration handled the “Race to the Top” application, which was ultimately submitted with an error that cost the state $400 million in education funding.

Corporation Involved In Vas Scandal Pleads Guilty

TRENTON – A corporation that was contracted by the City of Perth Amboy during the administration of former Mayor Joseph Vas pleaded guilty today to performing thousands of dollars worth of free masonry and paving work at the mayor’s house, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.