TRENTON – The Assembly is scheduled to vote tomorrow on a Democrat-backed bill that would increase New Jersey’s minimum wage to $8.50 an hour and require that rate to be adjusted annually based on the Consumer Price index.
METUCHEN — Loren Schnitzer, who is a project manager for a company that provides professional technical services and mother of sixth grade student Cole, shared her expertise with a group of sixth grade Edgar Middle School students through a presentation regarding the use of scale rulers with architectural plans.
CRANFORD — Help fight heart disease and stroke, the No. 1 and No. 4 killers of Americans, at the American Heart Association Greater Union County Heart Walk.
MORRISTOWN – Each year since 1976, the New Jersey Jazz Society has presented Jazzfest, one of the best and oldest mainstream jazz festivals in the entire northeast. This year is no exception as this popular jazz festival serves up nine hours of great music in the air conditioned comfort of two concert halls plus outdoor entertainment, a food court and vendors selling everything from hard-to-find CDs to crafts and interesting merchandise.
As I travel New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, I am constantly buoyed by the wonderful people who live here; who understand and cherish the American values and principles upon which this great nation was founded.