WESTFIELD — Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella (R) joins Westfield Mayor Andy Skibitsky (L) and U.S. Army Brig. General (Ret.) Vincent Stahl (2nd L) in congratulating Sgt. Ennio John Viglianti on receiving the Bronze Star with the “V” for valor device for his service in the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944 during World War II. An administrative error delayed the honor for almost seven decades.
NEWARK — NJ Transit will offer extra service in advance of Independence Day and on the holiday itself to give customers more travel options, whether leaving work early to get a head start on festivities or attending fireworks displays on the Fourth of July.
A friend of mine recently told me about the mixed feelings he had after overhearing a comment someone made about him. This much sought after mechanic, who owns his own auto repair business, related that as a good customer was coming in to pick up his car, he said to his twelve year old son, “Let’s go see the grease monkey.”
TRENTON – A contractor pleaded guilty today to rigging bids and inflating school contracts at the direction of an engineer who oversaw construction projects for the Westfield and Tinton Falls school districts, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.
Somewhere in a gym sauna or wherever else seemingly normal folk suddenly become pundits and prophets, someone is citing Timur Bekmambetov’s “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” as the gospel truth: that our 16th President slew him a slew of vampires. I’m only surprised that Rupert Murdoch’s news empire didn’t break this story first.