Articles by Steve Lubetkin

Westampton Native Serves in U.S. Navy’s “Silent Service”

By Alvin Plexico Navy Office of Community Outreach GROTON, Conn. – A Westampton, New Jersey, native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS California, one of the world’s most advanced nuclear-powered submarines. Seaman Samuel Scott, a 2019 Grand Rancocas Valley Regional High School graduate, joined the Navy one year ago. “I joined the Navy […]

PA Gas Preemption Bill Might Interfere with Local Climate Action Plans

Clean-energy advocates are speaking out about state legislation (SB 275) that could keep municipalities from adopting construction policies that put use of electricity ahead of methane gas in new buildings. SBN Correspondent Steve Lubetkin has more in this audio report.

One Year After George Floyd’s Murder, New Jersey Institute for Social Justice and ACLU-NJ Release “To Record and Protect”

The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice and the ACLU-NJ have released “To Record and Protect,” calling for New Jersey’s attorney general to establish a First Amendment Policing Policy to reaffirm the rights of community members who record police encounters.