Tag: Declan O’Scanlon

NJ Takes Step Closer to Legal Marijuana

By Chris Rotolo | TRENTON – After months of discussion, false starts and delays, New Jersey took a giant step toward the legalization of recreational marijuana Monday, but two local legislators say...

December 3, 2018 | comments

More Liquor Licenses at the Fort, Assembly Members Move to Bell Works

Murphy Says Yes To Fort Monmouth Liquor Licenses After arriving at his desk earlier this summer, Gov. Phil Murphy signed a law Aug. 17 allowing for more liquor licenses at...

September 11, 2018 | comments

Little Silver Residents Organize Against Verizon Tower

By Jenna O’Donnell | LITTLE SILVER – Amid concern from the community over a 95-foot cell tower that recently went live in the center of town, borough officials and residents...

June 11, 2017 | comments

Energized GOP Prepares for 2017 Elections

By John Burton |  FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP — The battle lines are drawn and the troops have made their selection of this year’s warriors for the political struggles of the June...

March 28, 2017 | comments

Unexpected Results in a Historically Low Turnout Year

By John Burton This year’s election wasn’t going to be much, with low voter turnout predicted and safe seats up for Assembly, county seats and locally. But those political prognosticators were...

November 5, 2015 | comments

Yes, Virginia, Taxes Matter

By Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon, Republican Budget Officer IT’S A SIMPLE question loaded with political appeal: “With so many people hurting, and income disparities rising, shouldn’t we ask New Jersey’s millionaires...

December 23, 2011 | comments