FORMER SOUTH SHORE AUTO WORLD OWNER IN COURT

Rudy Chiorazzo was in court today, his first court appearance since a state grand jury indicted him back in the spring.  Chiorazzo was in court facing conspiracy and theft by deception charges after he closed down the South Shore Auto World car dealership one day after filing for bankruptcy.  Chiorazzo entered not guilty pleas during…

GOING UP: COST OF EDUCATION AT RUTGERS

It looks like the cost of educating a student at Rutgers University is going up.  The Associated Press reports that the chairman of the Board of Governor’s at the university would like to see a 1.8 percent increase in tuition, down from a 3.6 percent  hike that’s been recommended.  However, more than $12 million in…

HEARING TO BE HELD ON BUDGET CUTS TO CHILDREN

As part of the Assembly’s effort to examine the negative impact of Gov. Chris Christie’s cuts to New Jersey’s middle-class and poor, the Assembly Budget Committee will meet next Tuesday to hear testimony on the governor’s cuts to programs that serve children. “Gov. Christie’s cuts hit working class New Jerseyans hard across the board, but…

ATLANTIC CITY MAN SHOT IN THE JAW

A shooting in Atlantic City sent a man to the hospital. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the victim was rushed to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center for the bullet to the face. The incident took place on the 400 block of Westminster Place, which is the Stanley Holmes Village complex. An investigation is…