Film • Aug. 23 at 10:30 a.m. – The James Bond Film Festival continues at Dowdell Library, 100 Harold Hoffman Plaza, South Amboy.
NEWARK–While the start of a new school year is a time of excitement for most students and parents, for the families of children with food allergies, this time can also bring fear of exposure to foods that trigger allergic reactions.
David Brooks in Tuesday’s New York Times commits the standard error of pundits who want to appear neutral but know the Romney-Ryan plan would be a disaster for America. He asserts that Ryan makes a serious effort at entitlement reform.
ELIZABETH — On Friday morning, Union County Superior Court Judge Frederic R. McDaniel sentenced a Newark man to 30 years in state prison for a January 2010 carjacking and high-speed chase that ended in a police shooting, announced Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
STATE – Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation today to reorganize New Jersey’s higher education system.
ELIZABETH — An arrest warrant has been issued for a 23-year-old Elizabeth man wanted in connection with a shooting earlier this month in the city that left a 21-year-old dead, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced Tuesday.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series concludes its 52nd summer of music on Wednesday evening, Aug. 22, “Veterans Appreciation Night,” with a free performance by The B Street Band (The Original Springsteen Tribute) at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
Mitt Romney hasn’t provided details so we should be grateful he’s selected as vice president a man with a detailed plan Romney says is “marvelous,” “bold and exciting,” “excellent,” “much needed,” and “consistent with” what he’s put out.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A Highland Park man pleaded guilty today to a charge of murder, admitting he stabbed a woman in her borough apartment more than two years ago, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit struck down the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Cross-State Air Pollution Rule, which was intended to reduce emissions from power plants that cause smog and soot pollution that cross state lines.