CARTERET — The borough has received and awarded bids for the construction, operation, and maintenance of a new cell phone tower in Carteret, Mayor Daniel Reiman and the Carteret Borough Council have announced.
STATE — A 13 percent decrease in backlogged criminal cases during the past court year is only part of the good news to be found in the Judiciary’s annual statistical report, Judge Glenn A. Grant, acting administrative director of the courts, announced Tuesday.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — A South Brunswick High School English teacher has been placed on probation for three years and was fined $1,000 for taking credit cards from two co-workers and running up a bill of more than $600, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Tuesday.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A former eighth grade English teacher has been sentenced to serve 364 days at the Middlesex County Adult Correction Center in North Brunswick for improperly touching and kissing a 14-year-old female student nearly four years ago.
ELIZABETH — Authorities have upgraded charges against three teenagers accused in the beating death of a Summit man, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
SUMMIT — A registered nurse at Overlook Hospital was charged with one count of third degree theft on Monday, after he allegedly stole several hundred dollars from an unconscious man who was brought into the hospital’s emergency room on July 17.
If you’ve got teenagers heading off to college soon, I hope you’ve done a good job educating them about the importance of personal financial responsibility and how to build a strong credit history. If not, better do it now.
EDISON — Middlesex County College recently announced a new policy that prohibits smoking anywhere on campus.
STATE – The New Jersey Supreme Court has refused to hear a case filed by six homosexual couples seeking the right to marry.
STATE – Citing the need for fiscal responsibility, Gov. Chris Christie vetoed three Democrat-initiated spending bills on Friday. The governor shot down a homebuyer’s tax credit bill, and proposals to restore funding for the FamilyCare program and women’s health and family planning services.