SCOTCH PLAINS — Sunday is usually about relaxing and getting ready for the week ahead for most students, but for Jessica Clarke of Scotch Plains, a senior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, it is about serving others.
ELIZABETH — State Sen. Raymond Lesniak is calling for Hillary Clinton to be President Obama’s Vice Presidential running mate instead of Joe Biden, who is 69, and he will be making a television appearance this weekend to explain why.
RAHWAY – Police have arrested two suspects in a November stabbing incident that sent six victims to local hospitals, authorities said.
NEWARK – A Georgia man who froze the operations of a New Jersey pharmaceutical company where he had worked by hacking into its computer network and deleting portions of it was sentenced today to 41 months in prison, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
Jon Corzine, a one-time wizard of the financial world, testified Thursday he doesn’t know where a billion dollars in investor funds went in the collapse of MF Global, the investment firm he ran until last month.
The Senate has decided not to take up a proposal that would close rather than repair decrepit Defense Department-run schools on military bases, creating a flood of thousands of students to nearby public school systems.
A so-called “super PAC” aligned with Mitt Romney has crafted a devastating new ad taking aim at Newt Gingrich – one which may have been accidentally leaked online.
LINDEN — Elementary School No. 6 in Linden is giving gifts to those in need.
WHITE PLAINS and UTICA, N.Y. – Children are much more optimistic about America’s ability to solve the problems affecting the nation, according to a pair of nationwide surveys conducted by Weekly Reader, one of the leading K-12 educational publishers, and IBOPE Zogby International, a global public opinion polling and market research firm.
AREA – Christmas is getting closer, and many local communities are holding events to help residents get into the holiday spirit. Here is a rundown of some of the ones coming up this week: