TRENTON — The Assembly Republican caucus re-elected Assemblyman Alex DeCroce today as its leader for his fifth consecutive term. Caucus members who were elected on Tuesday unanimously selected DeCroce, who represents the 26th Legislative District (Morris and Passaic Counties).
TRENTON – The Assembly’s incoming Democratic Majority Caucus on Thursday chose Sheila Y. Oliver to continue as Assembly Speaker and selected Assembly budget chief Lou Greenwald as the new Assembly Majority Leader. Greenwald will replace current Assembly Majority Leader Joseph Cryan (D-Union.)
AVENEL – The Avenel VFW Memorial Post 7164 will hold its annual Veterans Day services on Friday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. in front of the post home at 60 W. Park Avenue.
TRENTON – According to a report by PolitickerNJ, state Sen. Barbara Buono (D-Middlesex) will not seek re-election as Senate Majority Leader.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Academy for Information Technology (AIT) and Union County Technical High School (UCTECH), two career academies within the Union County Vocational-Technical School District, will hold their second annual Holiday Shopping Spectacular on Saturday, Dec. 3, in the West Hall Cafeteria from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. The campus is located at 1776 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains.
NEW BRUNSWICK – PlanSmart NJ, a non-profit land use planning and advocacy organization based in Trenton, held its annual dinner and awards ceremony Nov. 9. Approximately 300 land use planners, business leaders, academic and non-profit leaders were in attendance.