Archive for Tag: Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

Bill to build more school support for students from military families clears committee

TRENTON, N.J. – The Military and Veterans Affairs committee on Monday released a bill that will require the state Department of Education to indicate public school students in military families in its student database. Teachers must also be notified if military-connected students are in their classes. Assembly members Michael Torrissi...

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Donations to Afghan refugees and interpreters in N.J. made a difference in wake of chaotic evacuation, says Dunn

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman Aura Dunn is thanking the community for their generosity following her humanitarian drive in partnership with the New Jersey Veterans Network to help Afghan refugees and interpreters at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. “It was amazing to see the outpouring of support from residents who wanted...

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