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Mosquito spraying scheduled

Mosquito control spraying is scheduled for Friday, July 11 between 7pm and 12am, weather permitting, in the following locations: Berkeley Hts. – DPW Yard, Eaton Ct. Area, Shadow La., Euclid Ave., Mt. Carmel Area, Wren Ct., Sycamore Ave. Clark – Frances Dr., Feather Bed La.…

Summer of Super Moons

by Dr. Tony Phillips In June of last year, a full Moon made headlines. The news media called it a “supermoon” because it was 14% bigger and 30% brighter than other full Moons of 2013. Around the world, people went…

Prosecutor hopes to heat up cold case

CLARK — As the two-year anniversary of the homicide of 73-year-old Vera Pecoraro approaches, investigators are continuing to urge members of the public to come forward with information, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Wednesday. A reward of…

RAHWAY — Twenty-eight children between the ages of 11 and 15 graduated from the city’s 13th annual Youth Police Academy organized by the juvenile bureau. The academy is designed to provide young adults with a better understanding of the role of…

Happy Birthday, New Jersey

The Garden State turns 350 years old today. On June 24,1664, the Duke of York signed a grant giving the land between the Hudson and Delaware rivers to John, Lord Berkley and Sir George Carteret. The Province of New Jersey was…

Great White Shark in New Jersey

STATE — A Great White shark greeted a New Jersey fisherman as thousands of beach-goers flocked to the shore to enjoy the start of summer. Steve Clark captured his encounter with the shark about 5 p.m. Saturday at 28-Mile Wreck, the site of a World War…