The U.S. government and its corporate allies are looking out for you–literally–with surveillance tools intended to identify you, track your whereabouts, monitor your activities and allow or restrict your access to people, places or things deemed suitable by the government.
TRENTON — Two New Jersey lawmakers are calling for an end to full body scans and pat down requirements for airline passengers.
TRENTON – Legislation Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono and Senator Diane Allen sponsored to combat harassment, intimidation and bullying among students was today released by a Senate committee.
ELIZABETH — Police have arrested a 17-year-old suspect in connection with the shooting death of a 34-year-old Elizabeth woman, authorities said.
TRENTON – An Assembly committee will consider anti-bullying legislation today. The hearing will be streamed live at: http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/media/live_audio.asp.
NEWARK – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers intercepted a woman arriving at Newark Liberty International Airport last month who allegedly had over 30 pounds of cocaine concealed within her checked luggage, officials said.
CARTERET — On Veterans Day, Mayor Dan Reiman and members of FMBA Local #67 welcomed Carteret seniors to the borough’s Community Center for a fire safety workshop and dinner.
CLARK – The Firehouse Eatery & Pub, located at 455 St. Georges Avenue in Rahway, will host a benefit dinner and tricky tray auction for Eryka Underwood on Sunday, Nov. 28, from 3-7 p.m.
UTICA, N.Y. – Voters want government spending cuts, but they’re not calling for them across the board.