NEWARK — When Vincent Falci took money from clients, he told them he was investing it in securities that would provide them with a healthy return. But instead of investing that money, Falci used most of it to buy several homes for him and his family, among other things, officials said Tuesday in announcing an order… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 29th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Middletown, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, News | Tags: Division of Consumer Affairs, Donna Falci, Middletown, Monmouth County News, NJ Bureau of Securities, Saber Asset Management, Saber Funds, Vincent Falci, Vincent N Falci, Wall Township | 1 Comment »
TRENTON — New Jersey’s largest insurance company “schemed in secret” to deliberately exclude Catholic hospitals from participating in a new plan that will lure customers with cheaper premiums, the president of the Catholic HealthCare Partnership said Monday. Sister Patricia Codey, the partnership’s president, said she could draw no conclusion other than religious discrimination to explain why… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 29th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Catholic Church, New Jersey, News | Tags: Catholic HeathCare Partnership, Catholic Hospitals, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, OMNIA Alliance, Sister Patricia Codey | No Comments »
For the first time in more than 30 years, you can witness a supermoon in combination with a lunar eclipse. Late on Sept. 27, 2015, in the U.S. and much of the world, a total lunar eclipse will mask the moon’s larger-than-life face. Watch NASA’s live stream from 8:00 p.m. until at least 11:30 p.m. EDT… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 26th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: News | Tags: Blood Moon, Lunar eclipse, NASA, Supermoon | No Comments »
A drought watch has been issued in parts of 12 New Jersey counties, encompassing more than two-thirds of the population, after months of dry, warm weather that have driven the state’s water supply to worryingly low levels. Rainfall totals in parts of northern and central New Jersey have been just over 50 percent of average over… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 24th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: DEP, Monmouth County, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, News | Tags: Drought, Monmouth County, Monmouth County News, NJ DEP, NJ Department of Environmental Protection | No Comments »
Congressman Chris Smith announced today that the New Jersey Coalition For Battered Women has been awarded a $82,882 grant by the U.S. Justice Department.
Smith authored the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act, the legislation that first authorized the federal program funding this grant.
“The New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women is a valuable resource for women and children across our state who have been victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault and violence,” said Smith. “The NJCBW’s mission is to end violence against women and its work is critical to ensuring women and their families have the resources necessary—and readily available—to break the cycle of domestic violence.”Posted: September 23rd, 2015 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Chris Smith, Monmouth County News, News | Tags: Congressman Chris Smith, Monmouth County News, NJ Coalition For Battered Women, U.S. Justice Department | 1 Comment »
The white male was 45-50 years old, 5’5″, 151 lbs with blue/green eyes. His salt and pepper hair was shaved from his head and he had a scruffy beard. His upper teeth were missing and he had no scars or tattoos. He was wearing black Speedo swim shorts, a blue t-shirt and black Nike sneakers when the body was recovered. A forensic artists rendering is posted to the left.
Anyone with information that can assist in helping to identify this deceased male, please call the New Jersey State Police Missing Persons Unit at 609-882-2000 ext. 2857 or Port Authority N.Y. & N.J. Police Department at 212-502-2514.
Posted: September 23rd, 2015 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: News, NJ State Police, Port Authority | Tags: NJ State Police, Port Authority of NY/NJ, Port Authority Police, Unidentified deceased male | No Comments »
Yogi Berra, the lovable and legendary Yankees catcher who was an ambassador of the game, died Tuesday, according to officials at the museum named after him. He was 90 years old and died of natural causes. It is with heavy hearts that we share the news that Yogi Berra passed away Tuesday night at… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 23rd, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: News | Tags: Yogi Berra | No Comments »
US President Barack Obama has long been accused of being a secret Muslim, but a recent CNN poll found that a handful of Americans believe Obama is actually a Jew. According to the poll, Mashable reported on Saturday, close to one in three Americans think Obama is Muslim, while one in a hundred believe he’s Jewish.… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 21st, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Barack Obama, News, Obama | Tags: Barack Obama, CNN poll, Obama's religion | 16 Comments »
ATLANTIC CITY — An appeals court Thursday upheld a lower court ruling allowing the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa to mandate weight limits for servers known as “Borgata Babes,” the New Jersey Law Journal reported. More than 20 of the servers, who are required to wear revealing uniforms, objected to the policy, arguing it only affected… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 18th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Casinos, New Jersey, News | Tags: Atlantic City, Borgata Babes, Casinos, New Jersey | Comments Off on Court upholds weight rules for ‘Borgata Babes,’ report says
Former Gov. Jim McGreevey has begun taking his state pension with a little help from Hudson County taxpayers, who will pay for his lifetime health benefits thanks to his recent four-month stint as a county attorney. The decision to allow McGreevey to work for the county for four months and then retire with lifetime benefits has… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 17th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Jim McGreevey, New Jersey, New Jersey State Budget, News, Pensions | Tags: Hudson County, Jim McGreevey, NJ Pension Crisis, Pension and benefits abuse | 1 Comment »