Other NJ News

February 14, 2020

MANVILLE, NJ - Operation Shoebox New Jersey is putting out a call for volunteers to help form an assembly line and pack boxes for shipment to US troops deployed around the world and to commemorate 15 years of service.. Founded in 2005, the non-profit volunteer organization marked its 15th ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, has named Jonathan Holloway as its first black president. The school's Board of Governors approved the hiring on Tuesday, Jan. 21. He will begin serving his presidency on July 1. According to Northwestern University's website, he ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - Fortified by hundreds that have reached out to help, phone calls from the governor, a local businessman offering $10,000 to make things better and assurances from Somerset County officials that help is close at hand, Mayor Robert Fazen is determined to undo the damage to the ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - A 28-year-old borough resident has been charged with setting the fire that destroyed two five-story apartment buildings under construction on East Main Street, along with several other nearby structures.  Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson credits video footage ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Nearly a year after putting his hat in the ring, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, the former mayor of Newark, announced today he is dropping out of the Democratic presidential race. “I’ve said throughout this race that this election is not just a referendum on Donald Trump. It’s a referendum ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker (D-Somerset, Mercer, Middlesex, Hunterdon), in partnership with the Division of Consumer Affairs (DCA) and Department of Human Services (DHS), will be hosting an event on Monday Jan. 6, 2020 in Montgomery Township to educate senior citizens on avoiding fraud ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A bill that would require NJ Transit to conduct a feasibility study on restoring the one-seat ride to Manhattan on the Raritan Valley line passed the state Assembly by a unanimous vote of 76-0 Monday. The bill is co-sponsored by Assemblyman Roy Freiman, (D-Somerset, Mercer, ...

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