SOUTH AMBOY – August 11, 2010 – When John T. O’Leary was sworn in as the mayor of South Amboy in 1986, the city was known for its sea of unruly bars and venues for adult entertainment that attracted people from all over.
STATE — Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is worth up to $64 million since there were no grand prize winners in Saturday’s drawing.
IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT-tested U.S. high school graduates appear to be making slow but steady progress at becoming ready for college and career, according to ACT’s annual Condition of College and Career Readiness report for 2010, released today.
EDISON – On Tuesday, Ed Potosnak, Democratic Candidate for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, received the endorsements of three Middlesex County mayors whose towns lie within the district.
NEWARK –– PSE&G is recommending that its gas heating customers test their heating systems now, before the chilly weather arrives.
STATE – Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot could be worth up to $86 million, with a $58 million cash option.
TRENTON – Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono said she would become a sponsor of bipartisan legislation released by a Senate committee Monday that would provide an income tax credit to veterans who require psychological counseling and treatment upon returning home from war.
TRENTON — The owner of a Totowa nursing home pleaded guilty Monday to Medicaid fraud after a state investigation revealed that he billed the Medicaid program for $302,877 in improper and unsubstantiated costs, including more than $100,000 in personal expenses, Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced.
TRENTON – Assemblyman John Wisniewski announced plans to call a hearing of the Assembly transportation panel to look into an increase in the number of NJ Transit rail delays.
ELIZABETH — A Pennsylvania man was sentenced to 43 years in prison Friday, having been found guilty of aggravated manslaughter, conspiracy to distribute drugs and weapon offences, said Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.