ELIZABETH — Union County Freeholders Christopher Hudak (2nd L) and Angel G. Estrada (2nd R) join Rabbi Mordechai Kanelsky (L) and Rabbi Avremy Kanelsky in lighting a Menorah in Phil Rizzuto Park in Elizabeth celebrating Chanukah.
CULVER CITY, Calif. – Jason Keller, a 30-year-old tutor from Highland Park continues his winning streak – earning $127,000 over the past five episodes of “Jeopardy!”
CLARK — Clark Recreation announced the winners of this year’s Annual Holiday Home Decorating contest. There were 29 entries this year, and a record number of votes from community members.
HILLSIDE – Shortly after 5 a.m. four masked men in a Chrysler, possibly a 200 or Sebring, robbed the Union Toll Plaza on the Garden State Parkway, according to the New Jersey State Police.
RAHWAY – Rather than give co-workers grab bag holiday presents, the Emergency Department staff at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway pooled their money and provide holiday cheer for a local family.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Thursday that police have begun setting up sobriety checkpoints to ensure motorists drive safely and soberly through the holidays.
The Navy, like the rest of the Department of Defense, can’t keep its books straight, according to a Government Accountability Office report released this week.
A new bill approved by Congress last week would again make the Defense Department the premier funder of security assistance to foreign countries, giving it more than double the comparable budget of the agency popularly associated with America’s foreign aid, the State Department.
With Mitt Romney at or near the top of the polls in the race for the Republican presidential nomination, the Center for Public Integrity’s iWatch News wanted to find out how his administration might regulate toxic air pollutants.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The assistant director of the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting a woman 11 years ago when she was being held at the county’s youth detention center, announced Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Edmond C. Cicchi, warden at the facility.