Gusciora applauds Murphy order

One of the sponsors of New Jersey’s medical marijuana law is lauding Gov. Phil Murphy’s Executive Order to find ways to increase accessibility to patients in need. Assemblyman Reed Gusciora (D-Trenton) criticized Murphy’s predecessor, Chris Christie, for constructing regulations that...

Local Dems endorse Welle

Democratic congressional candidate Josh Welle has received endorsements from several local leaders in his bid to unseat Rep. Chris Smith (R-Hamilton). Backing Welle, a former U.S. Navy officer, are: Bradley Beach Democratic Chairman Steve Lozowick; Farmingdale Democratic Chairman Beau Byrtus;...

In Memoriam

Four former New Jersey local officials passed away over the last few days. Former Hawthorne Mayor Buddy Englehardt died yesterday at the age of 85. A Korean War veteran, Englehardt.  He was elected in 1993 and served one term before...