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Governor Warns Of 15% Cut To School Aid

Brace for impact: Gov. Chris Christie told school districts on Wednesday to prepare for a 15% cut in state aid in the fiscal...

BOE Braces For Possibly “Drastic” Cuts

The poor economy's effect on Verona schools' bottom line is coming into focus, and one thing is clear: It's going to be painful. On Thursday,...

Committee Warns On Montclair’s Debt

An independent committee has poured more salt into Montclair's budget-gap wounds. According to a report in The Star Ledger, the group warned Montclair's town council...

Budget Trouble? Not In Verona

By now, you've read about the shortfalls in Bloomfield, West Caldwell, Maplewood and Montclair that are leading to talk of furloughs, layoffs and service...

Verona To Save $40K Under New Garbage Contract

Verona stands to save $40,305.64 on its garbage disposal this year thanks to a new contract negotiated between the Essex County Utilities Authority and...

Belt-Tightening In Maplewood, Montclair

Dire budgets are forcing cutbacks in still more Essex County towns. According to today's Star Ledger, Maplewood has laid off 10% of its municipal...