AREA – While Democrats and Republicans were choosing their parties’ candidates for the November general election on Tuesday, it was also the deadline for independent candidates to file their petitions to run.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A Middlesex County grand jury cleared a former Old Bridge school board member of charges that he had lured a 10-year-old child to an isolated part of the township in January.
SCOTCH PLAINS — Seniors and juniors were bedecked and bejeweled on the evening of June 8 as they gathered on campus at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison before boarding buses to attend their prom at Pantagis Renaissance in Scotch Plains.
HIGHLANDS – Mayor Anna Little declared victory this morning in a very close race against Diane Gooch in New Jersey’s 6th Congressional District Republican Primary. However, Gooch is not prepared to concede defeat until all the votes are counted.
SUMMIT — Authorities arrested a 22-year-old Summit man on Monday afternoon after he was spotted following two teenage girls home from school, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
AREA – Organization-backed candidates won most of the contested races on Tuesday’s primary ballots. The main exception was Linden.
STATE – Legislation to allow commercial advertising and sponsorship on the state’s toll plazas to help ease the burden on taxpayers is advancing toward law.
CLARK — Mother Seton Regional High School in Clark held commencement exercise on May 27. Sister Regina Martin, Principal, awarded diplomas to the graduates.
LAWRENCEVILLE— New Jersey is headed towards the peak activity period for bed bugs as the summer months approach. A local pest control company, Cooper Pest Solutions, is offering tips to help the public stay bed bug free as infestations are expected to spike this travel season.
MADISON, Wis. – Much to their painful surprise, people learn every year that it is possible to burn the cornea of their eyes from too much ultraviolet light.