UNION COUNTY—Two candidates for mayor in neighboring communities have joined together to call for a $95,000 salary cap for all municipal employees.
LINDEN—Charles Mitchell called on Sheriff Ralph Froehlich to disown the Linden politician who attempted to bribe his opponent to drop out of the campaign.
ROSELLE—Council President Jamel Holley is locked in an acrimonious Democratic primary battle that will test the social fabric of the borough against Rev. James Moore, whose campaign is advocating traditional moral values.
LINDEN—To avoid the political fallout that could result from bad news in the weeks before a contested primary election, Council President Robert Bunk is delaying the introduction of a municipal budget that will require a $345 tax increase and 75 to 130 city employee layoffs.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Residents in the southern part of Middlesex County will soon be served by a new public bus service that will provide connections between the Borough of Jamesburg, Plainsboro Township and the Princeton Junction Rail Station in West Windsor Township.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Police Department has begun using a new communications service to allow it to send important community information directly to residents using the latest technology.
WOODBRIDGE—Senator Joseph F. Vitale and Assemblymen Craig J. Coughlin and John S. Wisniewski will hold a May 10 public hearing to give residents an opportunity to express opinions on Gov. Chris Christie’s budget plan.
Recently, a horror aficionado asked me, “Why did they go and do a remake of ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street?’ The 1984 original was so perfect.”
Senior Services • May 7 at 1 p.m. – The Caring, Sharing Network will present vital information regarding senior services at the Clark Public Library. Learn about home health care services, hearing care, hospice care and lifestyle transitions. Call 1-732-388-5999 to register.
Mother’s Day provides the perfect opportunity to celebrate your love and appreciation for the moms in your life. So buys flowers and make dinner reservations, or whatever your custom is. But before too many days pass, schedule a “reality check” conversation about personal finances to make sure your mother is covering all her financial bases.