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Wayne Residents Join Protests Against Christie's Common Core Order
Several Wayne residents joined a rally July 17th as members of the statewide organization Save Our Schools to protest against Governor Christie's executive order last week regarding the state's Partnership for Assessment and Readiness for College and Careers tests, northjersey.com is reporting.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Passaic County distributes $2.5M for parks projects
The Passaic County freeholders this week dipped into the Open Space and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund and doled out grants totaling $2.5 million to municipalities for various park improvements and field projects.
The Croton Daily Voice
Croton's Franzoso Contracting Receives Multiple Awards
Croton-based Franzoso Contracting Inc. has received all three of the prestigious Master Elite Excellence Awards presented by Wayne, N.J.-based GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, for the 13th time since the awards were created.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Wayne residents oppose Gov's Common Core order
Gov. Christie's move this week to issue an executive order related to the Partnership for Assessment and Readiness for College and Careers tests that's based on the state's Common Core Standards resulted in much chagrin amongst those who oppose it.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Opinion: Remembering Robert Roe
NEW JERSEYANS would be hard-pressed to find an individual that left a more indelible mark on our great state than Congressman Robert A. Roe.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Pequannock BOE names interim superintendent
The Board of Education appointed Dr. Maria Nuccetelli to the position of interim superintendent of schools on Monday night, ending a brief search for who might immediately replace the departing Dr. Victor Hayek.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Brothers face heroin, gun charges -
Two brothers from Wayne, New Jersey, were taken into custody Wednesday for allegedly possessing heroin and a gun at the Flower Field Motel in Stroudsburg.
Wayne sisters launch support group for those with special needs siblings
Kara and Kristen Sellix, twin sisters of Wayne, along with Wyckoff resident Nancy Nasr, 27, have recently launched SIBS NJ: Supportive Initiatives for Brothers & Sisters, a new volunteer organization for siblings of individuals with special needs.
Wayne man sentenced for stabbing his grandmother to death apologizes
A Wayne man was sentenced Friday to 24 years in prison for stabbing his 85-year-old grandmother to death.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Wayne council revokes license of massage parlor
Based on charges stemming from numerous health department violations per the township's strict massage parlor regulations and several employee arrests for prostitution, the Township Council voted 8-0 during Wednesday night's meeting to revoke the operating license of Gold Spa, a massage parlor located on Hamburg Turnpike.
Sramana Mitra on Strategy
Roundtable Recap: July 17 - Avoid Pipe Dreams, Look for Pragmatic Solutions
Zero Point Energy First up, Mandar Tulankar from Nagpur, India, pitched Zero Point Energy, a power generation technology to charge cell phone using a shoe-charger.
The Alternative Press
Summit Police Blotter
7/10 1255 hrs., Joseph-Dayton, Darley, 28, of Linden, NJ, arrested at Rt 24 and Broad Street for Driving While Suspended 7/10 1552 hrs., report of theft from a locked locker in the men's locker room at the YMCA sometime between 2:30 p.m. and 3:52 p.m., this date.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Quarry agreement shakes up Haledon
A recent contract between the county and Braen Stone Industries of Haledon will bring the area's bustling quarry closer to neighborhoods.
Longtime congressman and former Wayne Mayor Robert A. Roe, 90
Roe, a World War II veteran, was also a Passaic County freeholder and commissioner of the state Conservation and Economic Development Council, a cabinet member for Gov. Richard J. Hughes, and congressman for the 8th district for over 20 years.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Former Congressman Robert Roe dies at age 90
Former Congressman Robert Roe dies at age 90 Former U.S. Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1mHmkem Former U.S. Rep. Robert Roe, a Democrat who represented Passaic County in Congress for nearly a quarter-century, has died at age 90. Roe resided most recently in Rockaway Township, but his political career was based in Passaic County ... (more)
Contract Pharma Breaking News
Reed-Lane Expands Capacity
Reed-Lane has expanded warehouse capacity at its 132,000-sq.-ft. facility in Wayne, NJ by 30%, and has added a fifth bottling line.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Art Center Hosts Members Show and Sale Opening July 18; Exhibition on View Through Aug. 29
The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit will kick-off its annual Marylou Hillyer Members Show & Sale with a free opening on July 18 from 6-8 p.m. The exhibition showcases the art work of over 150 Art Center Members and will be on view through August 29. This year's exhibition will be judged by Kristen Evangelista, Director of University ... (more)
3 Wayne men charged with drug possession, making fake IDs
Three Wayne men have been charged in connection with a scheme to distribute drugs and manufacture fake driver's licenses that were reportedly used by dozens of Wayne high school students, police said.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Trio Made $72K Off Bergen-Based Medicaid Scheme, Authorities Say
Three employees of a home health care provider based in Bergen County were indicted Wednesday after authorities say they made thousands of false claims to Medicaid, and collected payments for work they claimed they did while they were actually out of the country, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced in a release Wednesday.