Consumers Can Use New iPhone App To Check Contractor Licenses

NEWARK – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has launched its first mobile application, or “app,” that allows users to access its license and registration database and find information about the approximately 600,000 individuals who provide services to the public, ranging from healthcare practitioners to home improvement contractors.

Union Catholic Class Of 2011 Earns Over $16 Million In College Scholarships

SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School graduated 194 members of the Class of 2011 on Saturday, June 4th in the Union Catholic Gymnasium. A Baccalaureate Mass was held on Friday, June 3 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Scotch Plains.

Suspect In Plainfield Tax Driver’s Death Surrenders To Authorities

PLAINFIELD — A member of the Bloods street gang charged in the September 2010 shooting death of a Plainfield taxi driver surrendered to authorities over the weekend, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced Monday.

Senate Health Committee To Discuss Christie Medicaid Eligibility Cuts

TRENTON – The Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee will conduct a roundtable discussion today with invited stakeholders on the impact of the Governor’s proposed Medicaid Comprehensive Waiver, which will dramatically change eligibility criteria for New Jersey’s health care safety net programs, Medicaid and NJ FamilyCare.