More than 100 investigators from the state Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control simultaneously entered the establishments around the state at 11 a.m., among them TGI Fridays in Clifton, The Brick House in Wyckoff and The Railroad Café in Rutherford, the state Attorney General’s Office said of the year-long probe it has dubbed “Operation Swill.”
Calling it a celebration of everyone working together to restore the community, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez joined New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Mayor Matt Doherty for the ribbon cutting of the new boardwalk just days before Memorial Day weekend.
A monstrous tornado killed at least 24 people Monday as it roared through Moore and south Oklahoma City — leaving rescue workers frantically searching into the night for missing children at the devastated Plaza Towers Elementary School in the Moore School District.
Beginning on May 20, law enforcement officials will be out in full force, taking part in the 2013 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization and cracking down on motorists who are not belted.
“Officers throughout New Jersey are prepared to ticket anyone who is not wearing their seat belt.”
The most expensive hospital in America is not in Beverly Hills or New York's Upper East Side. Based on its bills to Medicare, the Bayonne Medical Center charged the highest amounts in the country for nearly one-quarter of the most common hospital treatments, according to a New York Times analysis of 2011 data
New Jersey added only 3,300 jobs in April, and the unemployment rate declined to 8.7 percent.
Compared to April of last year, the unadjusted workweek decreased by 1.0 hour, average hourly earnings decreased by $0.42, and weekly earnings were lower by $36.43.
SHOUT OUT Members of the Lodi Police Department shaved their heads to raise breast cancer awareness and show support for Alicia Veri-Rodriguez, who is battling the disease. As soon as Veri-Rodriguez’s cousin, Lodi Police Officer Dominic Miller, offered to shave his head, brother officers took up the cause, as well. Handling the clippers was Alicia’s [...]
The Senate on Monday approved a number of bills that are part of a comprehensive package on gun safety. Approved today were 10 bills that will help keep weapons out of the hands of criminals and the mentally ill, crack down on gun trafficking, improve reporting and tracing of illegal firearms by law enforcement and find ways to reduce violence and improve school safety, among other actions.
One World Trade Center now stands a symbolic 1,776 feet high, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and third tallest in the world
With the final section of spire now in place, One World Trade Center stands as the Western Hemisphere’s tallest icon of freedom, resilience and the indomitable American spirit,” said Port Authority Vice Chairman Scott Rechler.
Elisabeth Partafylla has been named the Cliffside Park High School's valedictorian.
Cub Scout Den 10 from Pack 49 of Oak Ridge visited the Rockaway Lanes Bowling Alley in Rockaway and received a behind-the-scenes tour while earning a bowling belt loop. The boys are third-graders at White Rock Elementary School.
Last Tuesday the Internet was abuzz with questions about the sun. Millions of people on the East Coast saw a fairly common “sun halo.”
Touch-a-Truck-Day a community event.
Writer urges fellow residents to stand against propsed housing developments.
Jamie Pawlick, of Oakridge, is a May graduate of Lycoming College. Pawlick graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor's degree in English.
Resident responds to fellow letter writer.
Letters to the editor of the Hackensack Chronicle for the week of May 24.
Jefferson Township Middle School Principal, Jeanne Howe, has announced the third marking period Honor Roll for the 2012-2013 school year.
Sacrifices, wars and the Great Depression
The 38th running of the Fred d'Elia Memorial Day Ridgewood Run is heating up for some intense competition while always offering families an opportunity to have fun together.
FORT LEE ?” Traditionally, students in Fort Lee have been taught that the body of water that lies between North and South Korea, Japan and Russia is called the “Sea of Japan.”
On behalf of the Knights of Columbus Council #5510 Oak Ridge/Milton, I would like to thank all of the residents of Jefferson Township for their generosity and support during our recent fundraiser “Drive For Persons with Disabilities.” This is a state-wide event, however all of your donations go directly to Wiegand Farm in Oak Ridge to help with their activities and programs.
Every year for the past 4 years a group of dedicated individuals and business owners come out to support the Vernon Police Athletic League by participating in the annual “Planet Day of Service.”
By voting to allow openly gay boys to join but forbidding gay leaders, the Boy Scouts still send the wrong message to youngsters.