Jersey City Council approves $1.2M contract for police body cameras
JERSEY CITY -- The City Council has approved a $1.2 million contract that will outfit the city's police force with body cameras. All but one council member -- Richard Boggiano of Ward C -- voted during last night's meeting in favor of the resolution, which awarded the contract for a maximum of 1,200 body cameras to…
Juniper Awards Scholarships to Fledgling New Jersey Engineers
This year's Juniper scholarships went to Kevin Takacs, a graduate of Cherry Hill High School East; and Ian Lawson, a graduate of Middlesex County Academy for Science, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies.
Rate Counsel Files With FCC to Block Verizon Switch to Fiber-Optic System
The Federal Communications Commission is being asked to order Verizon New Jersey to suspend pending disconnections of traditional copper phone service that will enable the telecommunications company to move customers to a new fiber-optic system. In a filing with the federal agency, the state Division of Rate Counsel claims the company is switching certain residential customers…
FAA: Drones Flew Near Four Planes in Three Days in NY, NJ
Crew members on three commercial flights arriving in New York over the weekend spotted drones near their planes while approaching the airport. A small plane was also forced to change direction to avoid a drone in southern New Jersey on Sunday
You can go (at) home again...as Craiglist founder Craig Newmark proves with Grow It Green Morristown
Craig Newman, founder of Craigslist, renews his ties with his home town of Morristown, providing a composting toiler to the Early Street Community Garden.