Dear EarthTalk: The term “sustainable communities” gets bantered around quite a bit today. Could you define it for me? — Holly Parker, Mechanicsburg, PA
STATE — PSE&G residential customers will pay 2.8 percent less for electricity this summer – and 3.6 percent less on an annual basis – as the result of a price reduction that took effect June 1.
EDISON–Plays-in-the-Park, located in Middlesex County’s Roosevelt Park in Edison, began its Summer 2012 season with “My Fair Lady.” This show opened on June 20 and will run through June 30 with no show on Sunday, June 24.
PERTH AMBOY—The city will celebrate the Andes culture and heritage on Saturday, June 23 from noon-6 p.m. at Fink Park located at Smith Street and Madison Avenue.
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PLAINFIELD — Two brothers from Plainfield were arrested and charged yesterday with the May 10 shooting death of a city man, Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert Cernadas, Jr. announced. The arrests followed an intense investigation by the Union County Homicide Task Force.
PERTH AMBOY – The Perth Amboy Police Department announced today that a woman who had been reported missing this week was located in Manhattan, New York.
TRENTON – The Assembly Budget Committee today approved a $31.7 billion Democrat-backed budget for Fiscal Year 2013.
TRENTON – Revised tenure reform legislation sponsored by Assembly Education Chairman Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. and Assembly Democrats Ralph Caputo, Albert Coutinho, Mila Jasey, Bonnie Watson Coleman and Craig Coughlin was released Friday by the Assembly Budget Committee.