NEWARK – With the busiest shopping day of the year just over one week away, the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today reminded shoppers to know their rights about rainchecks, gift cards, and item refunds, and also to check the national list of recalled toys before going online or to stores this holiday shopping season.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Rep. Steve Rothman (D-NJ-9) blasted the House of Representatives for passing legislation that would allow gun owners to carry a concealed firearm across state lines, even if they weren’t issued a permit by the state they are visiting.
SAYREVILLE – As part of their ongoing community support, Columbia Bank is making a special effort to purchase replacement home appliances for a select group of homeowners affected by the heavy flooding that recently took place throughout New Jersey.
It’s a funny thing about our current place in human evolution. The first thing most folks ask when I tell them I’ve just seen Clint Eastwood’s “J. Edgar” is, “Was he gay? Did he wear a dress?” Ignoring for a moment the powerful force in American domestic affairs Hoover played, I answer, “looks like it,” but apologize for not knowing the dress size.
CLARK — The Valley Road School in Clark celebrated Veteran’s Day by honoring a number of local veterans. A school-wide program allowed a number of veterans to share their experiences with the elementary school students.
ELIZABETH – To honor the students and team members of Terence C. Reilly School No. 7 and their achievement in being named a 2011 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education, the Elizabeth Board of Education will hold its monthly meeting at School No. 7, located at 436 First Avenue tonight, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m.