Once upon a time there was a real reason why people came into our living room every week via the TV set. It was called talent and there was no shortage of shows to choose from that allowed us to enjoy talented people singing, dancing or acting.
The look and feel of a magnum opus from Spielberg, who produced this movie written and directed by J.J. Abrams, is unmistakable, from the camera angles, to the mood, to the plot exposition. So you sit there, rather entertained by the character development, and wait for something truly grand to happen.
Sample Sale • July 1&2, 8&9, 15&16, 22&23 and 29&30 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – The World Enterprises Showroom, 990 Raritan Rd., Clark, will hold a public sample sale with women’s & men’s apparel & swimwear, and women’s accessories. All sizes: XXS-XXL. All at below retail & clearance prices. Info: 1-732-388-4001.
ELIZABETH — A Union County Jury convicted an Elizabeth man earlier today of murder and weapon possession for his role in a 1989 homicide, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
Three-quarters of high school students have smoked cigarettes, drunk alcohol or used another drug, and nearly half have done so within the past 30 days, according to a new report by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at…
TRENTON – Juveniles caught sending sexually explicit photographs via their cell phones would not face criminal prosecution but rather intense education on the ramifications under a bill that’s headed to the governor’s desk.
TRENTON – In party-line votes, the Legislature passed a Democrat-sponsored state budget proposal yesterday that Republicans criticized and Gov. Chris Christie has no plans to sign.
SEASIDE HEIGHTS – State officials remind motorists not to leave animals behind to swelter in their parked cars this summer.
Dear EarthTalk: Coastal areas here in the U.S. have taken a real beating in recent years due to natural disasters that many would argue are due to changing climate. What’s being done to safeguard these communities for when, say, the next Katrina hits? — Helen Kelman, Troy, NY
TRENTON – The state Senate approved a $30.6 billion state budget proposal sponsored by Democrats, 23-15 this afternoon.