ELIZABETH—Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella emceed a prominent list of speakers celebrating the raising of the flag at the fourth annual Union County Columbus Day Flag raising event on Friday. Former Gov. James J. Florio was the keynote speaker for this year’s event.
ELIZABETH — A high school friend of Superintendent of Schools Pablo Munoz has been indicted on charges of embezzling from the taxpayer-funded district by collecting a paycheck for time spent working for a private company in Mountainside.
For senior citizens, the most important decision you will make this fall comes in the form of choosing the most appropriate Medicare coverage options for next year.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Police are actively investigating a shooting in which a 21-year-old woman was killed and a male acquaintance was wounded, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department, announced Sunday.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 2.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.76 per gallon yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 0.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.80 per gallon, according to gasoline price website NewJerseyGasPrices.com.
(StatePoint) These days, 60 is the new 40. A few worry lines and gray hairs aren’t stopping baby boomers from staying active and redefining retirement. But along with the benefits of active lifestyles, older Americans are feeling the pains of “boomeritis,” as the warranty on some body parts runs low.