ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the city of Elizabeth last night, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said.
PERTH AMBOY — On July 31 at 11:15 p.m., the body of an unidentified male was discovered on the shoreline of the Raritan River in Perth Amboy, authorities said.
LINDEN — Linden’s Youth Summer Job program was reduced due to economic conditions. Everyone – including the city’s young people – is feeling the impact of this economic downturn.
I received the following in an e-mail: “Hi Diane, My husband Robert LaRouche grew up in Elizabethport until his mother died when he was 9. He was then passed around by the New Jersey social service system and ended up living with a family in Kenilworth –his ‘brother’ was Hans Friedrichsen.
When I was growing up, car manufacturers made a big deal each fall about unveiling next year’s models, literally shrouding them in secrecy under tarps in print and TV ads until the launch date. Car-crazy dads would then rush down to the dealer for a test drive.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday, Aug. 4, with a performance by Doctor K’s Motown Review. This free concert of Motown favorites, begins at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in of Clark.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The MoveOn organization is gearing up to challenge Republican efforts to scare people into accepting Social Security benefit cuts.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance sent almost 1.2 million pieces of mail to constituents at taxpayer expense in the first three months of 2010.
STATE – A study conducted by a Rutgers University professor determined that New Jersey’s public workers are not overpaid compared to those in the private sector with a comparable level of education.
(StatePoint) You don’t have to be a corporate executive or firefighter to get stressed. Stress accumulates from situations at work and home and can lead to destructive behaviors if not recognized and addressed.