LINDEN — In Linden, Mayor Rich Gerbounka was re-elected and James Moore will be Council President after a count of provisional ballots narrowed the incumbent’s lead over Democratic Councilman Derek Armstead but confirmed the independent’s victory.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in October, according to data released by the federal Department of Labor this morning. The unemployment rate, essentially unchanged since May, remained at 9.6 percent.
EDISON — George J. Lisicki, former national commander in chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, was named to the Middlesex County College Board of Trustees. He was appointed by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
TRENTON – Looking to provide Garden State residents with another way to show their team pride, the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) today began the sale of license plates that honor the area’s basketball teams – the New Jersey Nets, the Philadelphia 76ers and the New York Knicks.
TRENTON – Nobody matched all five numbers plus the Red Power Ball in Wednesday’s drawing, so Saturday’s Powerball jackpot could be worth up to $123 million to the winner.
ROSELLE – It has been 10 long years since the Roselle Rams made the playoffs in the Central Jersey, Group 2 division. But with a win this Saturday against 2-5 Manville, the 5-2 Rams will be playing in the post season.
Holiday Boutique • Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Oak Tree Presbyterian Church will hold a holiday boutique and harvest bake sale. The church is located at 445 Plainfield Road, Edison, between Oak Tree Road & Stephenville Pkwy. Info: 1-732-549-4178.
TRENTON – The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey Inc. reminds homeowners and business owners that now is the time to prevent your pipes from freezing. Winter can bring extreme, cold temperatures.
Director Tony Goldwyn’s “Conviction,” about a woman who becomes a lawyer solely to overturn her brother’s guilty sentence for murder, instantly recalled Dr. Halberstoddter’s dictum concerning films that are based on actual stories.
WESTFIELD—The stars of the popular “Ghost Hunters” television show will come to Westfield on Nov. 28 for the fourth annual dinner and show to benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome.