SAYREVILLE — Three men have been charged in the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old South Amboy man who was killed July 21 during a dispute at a house party in Sayreville, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Chief John Zebrowski of the Sayreville Police Department announced Saturday.
STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.45 per gallon yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 0.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.50 per gallon, according to gasoline price website NewJerseyGasPrices.com.
Much was made of the size and complexity of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act when President Obama signed it into law in 2010. But now that the Supreme Court has upheld much of the act’s constitutionality, it’s a good time to review key provisions that have already gone live and to plot out what’s expected to happen in the next two years.
Dear EarthTalk: Has an alternative to air conditioning to keep rooms cool been invented that is significantly cheaper and/or that uses significantly less energy than traditional air conditioning? — Ashutosh Saxena, Allahabad, India
EDISON – When the proverbial money pie depicting the distribution of income in New Jersey during the past decade finally was divided, the rich gained by far the biggest helping, while most others in the state wound up with slim pickings – if even that.
STATE – Volunteers passionate about cleaner lakes, rivers and oceanfronts here in New Jersey, and around the world, are needed on Sept. 15 to assist in the planet’s largest volunteer clean-up for waterway and ocean health.
TRENTON – The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey Inc. are taking advantage of the seasonal heat to remind homeowners to make sure they practice pool safety, including the necessity of having adequate insurance coverage.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues with performances in four county parks.
UNION COUNTY — The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and CVS Pharmacy, Inc. are alerting consumers that two CVS pharmacies, in Clark and Scotch Plains, each experienced elevated temperatures due to temporary air conditioning outages, during separate, multiple-day periods in June and July. Certain medications and other items subjected to elevated temperatures for prolonged periods of time may not be fully effective.