STATE – The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $4.5 million to the New Jersey Department of Transportation for projects through the Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Sens. Robert Menendez and Frank R. Lautenberg announced.
PERTH AMBOY — The city’s fire department will receive a $198,450 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Assistance to the Firefighters Grant program, Councilman Fernando Gonzalez announced.
NEW YORK — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is spending millions of dollars on overtime despite management’s claims that their business model makes fiscal sense, according to an audit released Wednesday by New York Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.
NEW BRUNSWICK – New Jersey Republicans and Democrats agree on one thing: voters of both parties are evenly split over the debt limit agreement recently reached in Washington, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today.
RAHWAY – A strong man competition, The Lift for Riley and Jack IV, will raise money to benefit two children with Cystic Fibrosis, as well as the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
LONG VALLEY — With the start of a new school year just a few weeks away, the New Jersey Teen Safe Driving Coalition urges families with teens in their household to brush up on their knowledge of the state’s Graduated Driver License (GDL) program.