EAST RUTHERFORD — Football fans attending the NFL’s opening game tonight between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys can avoid the hassles of traffic, tolls and parking by taking advantage of NJ Transit’s Meadowlands Rail Line service to MetLife Stadium.
PERTH AMBOY — Seven candidates for mayor and eight City Council candidates filed petitions by Tuesday’s 4 p.m. deadline for the Nov. 6 nonpartisan elections, but observers say the contest is already shaping up to be a two-way race.
NORTH BRUNSWICK — The owner of a private education and training center has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 13, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Kenneth McCormick, director of the North Brunswick Police Department, announced Tuesday.
EDISON – Edison police, with the assistance of F.B.I. agents, arrested a suspect last week in a pair of recent armed robberies.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have risen 1.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.66 per gallon yesterday.
Congress faces an important decision about which tax cuts to extend. A few weeks ago, the Senate passed President Obama’s proposal to extend the Bush and Obama tax cuts for every American on the first $250,000 of their household income—including every penny of income for 98 percent of Americans and 97 percent of small businesses.