Carpenters Union Responds to Sentencing Announcement of Ocean County Contractor

    (Edison)- Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that Ocean County construction contractor Albert Chwedczuk of Toms River, NJ has been sentenced to three years in State Prison by Superior Court Judge Mark K. Chase. Chwedczuk pleaded guilty on March 27, 2019 to second degree false contract claims in result of not paying approximately $155,166 in wages on a prevailing wage public contract. The Keystone + Mountain + Lakes Regional Council of Carpenters, who represent 13,000 Carpenters in the State of NJ reported Chwedczuk and provided information to help bring this case to court in front of Superior Court Judge Chase. “This sentencing is a clear and powerful statement to unscrupulous contractors in the State of New Jersey, that if you cheat hard working men and women of their fair wages you will be punished,” William Sproule, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Keystone + Mountain + Lakes Regional Council of Carpenters, “Contractors like Chwedczuk commit fraud so that they can line their own pockets while our workers and the State loses out on needed revenue.” In 2014, Chwedczuk was legally barred from obtaining or performing work on public contracts due to his prior viol...

With graphics card prices near normal levels and no major hardware launches in sight for the

With graphics card prices near normal levels and no major hardware launches in sight for the time being, now is a great time to build a PC. There’s loads of choice when it comes to processors, motherboards, coolers, cases, SSDs and below you can see my picks of the best hardware you should be considering if you have around $1,000 to spend. Of course, there are plenty of ways to cut costs or improve performance by fine-tuning the system to your specific needs to in each category you’ll find my recommendations for slightly cheaper or better-performing options. This is a potent gaming PC that also includes a 500GB SSD for super-fast storage and responsiveness, the latest RGB memory and six-core Ryzen 2nd generation processor for grunt outside of games too. Check out the guide below or take a look at my YouTube video guide. Your main focus for a gaming PC should be your graphics card as this will dictate your frame rate at various resolutions and settings. I’m aiming for silky smooth 1080p gaming here, which is by far the most popular resolution according to the Steam Hardware Survey and for that you need Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1060 6GB, which incidentally is a...