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Christie Signs New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act

July 21, 2017

TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Chris Christie has signed Sen.Christopher “Kip” Bateman’s (R-16th) New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act, ensuring it can appear on the ballot in the upcoming November general election.

“Public libraries drive the economy by providing career training and access to technology for people who wouldn’t have it otherwise,” Bateman said.

Fourth of July Celebrated First in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - At noon on Sunday, July 9, New Brunswick officials will be unveiling a life-sized bronze statue in Monument Square of Col. John Neilson, commander of the local militia during the Revolutionary War,

Perfect timing for city officials to note that the Fourth of July holiday was first celebrated in New Brunswick by direct order of Gen. George ...

Roxbury Man Wants Something Done About Unwanted Tossed Newspapers

ROXBURY, NJ - Thanks to the Internet, print newspapers have been declining for a decade. There’s at least one Roxbury resident who won’t miss a method used by the struggling industry to stay afloat: The free sample paper thrown on front yards.

That person is Emil Ruesch of Landing. He came last week to a Roxbury Mayor and Council meeting and spoke his mind.

“I’m here ...

West Orange Hosts Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall Viewing July 1-4

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The Township of West Orange will pay tribute to the veterans of the Vietnam War when the “Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall” arrives at West Orange High School from July 1 to July 4 in Suriano Stadium.

This will be the only appearance of the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall in New Jersey this year, and viewing is free to the public

The opening ceremony ...

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