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.
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.
Dear EarthTalk: Can you explain the 2010 Safe Cosmetics Act? What does it purport to do and has it been signed into law? — Megan Wilson, Austin, TX
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.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie announced today that New Jersey’s public television network, NJN, would be turned over to a new subsidiary of WNET effective July 1.
LINDEN — Councilwoman Michelle Yamakaitis is disputing assertions that her husband doubled his City Hall income with overtime.
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.
CLARK — The American Cancer Society is extending an invitation to residents of Union County and surrounding communities to join them for a twelve-hour, overnight “Birthday Party” to celebrate cancer survivorship and hope at the fourth annual Relay For Life of Clark.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added just 54,000 jobs in May, leaving the unemployment rate at 9.1 percent.
ROSELLE — Mayor Garrett Smith, facing a strong challenge from former Councilman Joseph O’Halloran, is defending his record and questioning the qualification of his opponent.