Judging by recent polls, a majority of Americans are experiencing political amnesia. This memory loss could drive the nation into the massive mistake of returning Republicans to power in Congress despite their record of abuses during the Bush years.
UNION COUNTY – The Union County Rape Crisis Center is looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in helping survivors of sexual violence. A state-mandated training will be offered Sept. 21- Nov. 9 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 10 p.m. in Westfield.
TRENTON – Officials of the New Jersey State Lottery and the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc. met this week at Lottery headquarters to kick-off the New Jersey Lottery’s annual “Not 18 Yet? No Bet” Awareness Campaign.
TRENTON – Kris Schantz understands the power of fear. It’s what drives many of us to scream or run at the mere sight of a snake in the yard.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County residents are encouraged to sign up for Middlesex County Alert, an emergency notification system sponsored by the county.
TRENTON – Two contractors and their company pleaded guilty today to submitting a false invoice to the City of Perth Amboy, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
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.