BUS DRIVER ASSAULTED IN VINELAND

A woman was arrested for beating up a New Jersey Transit bus driver in Vineland. Police there say that Natalie Tice, of Millville, has been charged with robbery and criminal mischief in the Sunday incident. The report from police says she also threatened to kill police officers when they arrived on scene. Police say that Tice…

GAMING SUMMIT TO TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY

Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver said the gaming summit kicking-off Friday in Atlantic City will serve as the legislative Democrats’ answer to the Hanson Commission, which was created by gubernatorial executive order. “The Governor and the Republicans had their task force, and now Democrats have our fact-finding mission,” said…

MENENDEZ HELPS INTRODUCE ANTI-GANG LEGISLATION

Senator Robert Menendez and Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr., (NJ-06) jointly introduced the Fighting Gangs and Empowering Youth Act of 2010, legislation that increases coordination amongst government and community organizations at all levels with programs that combat gang violence and recruitment. The bill funds community and after school programs that educate young adults on the dangers…