MAYS LANDING, N. J. - Less than a week after a protracted ballot recount widened his narrow loss, Republican incumbent John Amodeo conceded the Second District Assembly race to Democrat Vince Mazzeo on Tuesday.
CAMDEN A former deputy state attorney general who is suing the Atlantic City Police Department, alleging that officers beat him outside a casino hotel in 2008, testified in the opening of the trial Monday, calling his arrest and prosecution brutal and baseless.
Plenty of people brave Rockefeller Center's holiday crowds to see the famous Christmas tree and take a spin on the ice. But nobody goes to Rock Center this time of year just for the food - unless they also crave long waits and overpriced menus designed for tourists.
When asked to empty their pockets at airport security, travelers are quick to oblige placing wallets, cell phones, and spare change in the baskets. In a rush to collect belongings and quickly head to gates for departure, stray coins can be an afterthought for some passengers.
One fisherman uses a bike to deliver hundreds of pounds of salmon to local markets. A mom who regularly shuttles her two kids around town once tried to haul a twin mattress home. And some companies are using the bikes to deliver beer kegs or pick up recycling.