STATE – Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot could be worth up to $64 million, with a $42.5 million cash option.
ELIZABETH – Attention all Elizabeth Residents! From Sept. 7 to Sept. 24, Union County College’s Retail Skills Center, located in Jersey Gardens Mall, will be offering free job training to all residents who qualify.
PERTH AMBOY – School officials are hoping to get the state to reconsider financing the construction of a new high school to alleviate the Perth Amboy school district’s overcrowding problems.
NEWARK – A Rahway man who worked as an assistant conductor with New Jersey Transit, pleaded guilty last week to stealing $3,500 from his former employer, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino announced.
RAHWAY – For the past 14 years, the Annual Lehrer-Gibilisco Benefit Softball Tournament for Children’s Specialized Hospital has raised money to support the “Lightning Wheels” athletic team.
MADISON – Psychopaths play some games in a way that mirrors the behavior of patients with damage to the ventromedial prefrontal cortex (vmPFC), an area of the brain responsible for feelings such as empathy and guilt.
NEWARK — When equipping your child with notebooks, pens, and a new set of clothes for the first day of school, don’t forget about his/her health.
MADISON, Wis. – You can improve your chances of avoiding eye problems as you age in three ways: eat well, avoid smoking and protect your eyes from sunlight.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. economy added 71,000 private sector jobs in July, according to U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis. That wasn’t enough to reduce the unemployment rate, which remained at 9.5 percent as overall employment declined by 131,000.
STATE — New Jersey voters are of two minds in reacting to a series of proposals by the governor’s special commission on gaming, sports and entertainment.