WILDWOOD SEEKING BUDGET HELP IN TRENTON

Wildwood city officials are going to be in Trenton on Monday to discuss its budget. Wildwood Mayor Ernie Troiano is seeking relief from the state regarding the passed budget for this year. City officials say the budget was not put together properly to fund necessary aspects of day-to-day operations. The commission is seeking to re-do…

UEZ ZONES BEING DISCUSSED IN ASSEMBLY ON MONDAY

Assembly committees on Monday will consider legislation to reform and make stronger the state’s Urban Enterprise Zone program, and require online transparency from local authorities and commissions. The days agenda will include: – legislation to reform and improve the job-creating Urban Enterprise Zone program. – a measure to require more online transparency from local authorities…

REPORT: NEWARK AIRPORT SCREENERS DISCRIMINATED

A new report says that Mexicans were racially profiled at Newark Airport. The Star-Ledger cites an internal federal report saying that they were referred to as “Mexican Hunters,” by their co-workers. According to the report, the managers for the workers told them to look for Mexican or Dominican looking people, instead of the usual signs…