CLARK – After seeing the images of devastation in Japan caused by the earthquake and tsunami on Friday, many people will want to donate to humanitarian relief efforts. While there are many organizations collecting money for the cause, Clark accountant Thomas Angelo, CPA advises you to do your research before sending your contribution.
STATE – Legislation sponsored by state Sen. Ray Lesniak to deregulate the telephone industry would likely mean higher prices for New Jersey landline telephone customers, according to a report released this week.
WOODBRIDGE – Gov. Chris Christie will visit Woodbridge Tuesday morning for a town hall meeting to discuss his agenda for New Jersey and his fiscal year 2012 budget proposal.
NEWARK — A former Edison Little League coach was sentenced to 37 months in federal prison for possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced today.
TRENTON –New Jersey State Police detectives arrested a Middlesex County sheriff’s officer this morning on charges that he assisted the former sheriff in collecting a bribe, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
CRANFORD — The Union County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Task Force and the Cranford Police Department are investigating the death of a woman that occurred on Sunday, according to Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
CARTERET — A Carteret man was arrested Friday afternoon on charges of strangling an Avenel woman, robbing her and setting her home on fire, Middlesex County First Assistant Prosecutor Julia McClure and Woodbridge Police Chief William Trenery announced.
SOUTH AMBOY — Francis “Butch” Mulvey strolled the streets of South Amboy as the Grand Marshal of the South Amboy St. Patrick’s Day Parade held on Saturday, March 12.
NEWARK—According to a new study in the March issue of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) journal Pediatrics, energy drinks may pose a risk for serious adverse health effects in some children, especially those with diabetes, seizures, cardiac abnormalities or mood and behavior disorders.
ELIZABETH – This spring, the Union County College Retails Skills Center is offering free job training classes for Elizabeth residents interested in the hospitality industry, customer service and sales, and visual merchandising.