CARTERET – Carteret’s EMS division recently acquired a new ambulance, partially funded by a $25,000 grant from the Investors Savings Bank Foundation, Mayor Dan Reiman and Carteret Fire Commissioner Randy Krum announced
(NAPSI)-Midterm elections, product recalls and high-profile job exits preoccupied online attention, but the Transocean oil rig explosion and the resulting spill that gushed nearly 5 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico transfixed the public and dominated online activity on Yahoo! in 2010.
TRENTON — How old are the oldest rocks in New Jersey and where are they located? Perhaps these questions haven’t exactly kept you up at night, but geologists have been wondering about them for a long time.
Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that New York City schools are trying out “Trayless Tuesdays” in their cafeterias in order to reduce waste. Why are trays such a big issue? And how can cutting them out on one day a week really make a difference?
STATE — NJ Transit has been able to partially restore train service between Newark Penn Station and New York that had been temporarily suspended, but delays are expected throughout the evening.
TRENTON – Almost 400,000 New Jersey residents currently collecting unemployment will see their benefits run out sooner than they expected.
STATE — This World AIDS Day, events are being held statewide to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS, remember those impacted by the epidemic and encourage everyone to get tested for HIV, Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh said today.
TRENTON – Tonight’s Powerball lottery jackpot is worth $95 million.
ROSELAND – Everyone is aware of the high costs of health care. In fact, based on recent government data, health care spending accounted for $2.3 trillion per year, or $7,681 per person.
LINDEN — Bris Avrohom of Hillside will be joining with Mayor Richard Gerbounka on Thursday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. for a Chanukah menorah lighting.