BREA, Calif. – “Bella” was the most popular name for pet dogs in 2010, according to Veterinary Pet Insurance Co., while “Max” was the top name for cats.
TRENTON – With no jackpot winner since Nov. 9, the Mega Millions top prize is worth $355 million in tonight’s drawing.
ELIZABETH–A baby girl born at Trinitas Regional Medical Center in Elizabeth arrived just 18 seconds after the world welcomed 2011.
TRENTON – The Department of Transportation announced Monday that New Jersey state government will be accepting claims for reimbursement of reasonable towing costs from motorists whose automobiles – due to circumstances beyond their control – were stranded on state highways and towed during the recent winter blizzard.
WESTFIELD – Republican Assemblyman Jon Bramnick is calling on New Jersey consumers to share their airline horror stories. Bramnick, a member of the Consumer Affairs Committee, is compiling a list of complaints in order to help change the system.
Dear EarthTalk: What is happening to update and reform the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976, which I understand is considerably outdated and actually permits the use of thousands of chemicals that have never been adequately tested for safety?
ELIZABETH – From Jan. 31 to Feb. 18, Union County College will be offer a free job training course in the restaurant industry to adult residents of the City of Elizabeth. This career-training course is for those who have a passion for food and who enjoy serving customers. Participants can also earn a nationally recognized certificate in Servsafe Alcohol Training.
Here’s to a good year to all the readers! I am hoping to hear from readers from all around Middlesex and Union counties with you own memories or past material from the area to share.
UNION — The Union Public Library will screen four Hollywood films dealing with espionage, sabotage, and code breaking as part of a series starting on Tuesday, Jan. 4.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A will and a financial plan on file can help anyone of any income provide for his or her family’s future.