STATE – An appellate court ruled that Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to withhold state aid to school districts, forcing them to utilize budget surpluses, is constitutional.
PERTH AMBOY – State officials approved the city’s request to move from a fiscal year to a calendar year municipal budget cycle, a move intended to give local leaders more time to address a $5.2 million budget gap.
PERTH AMBOY — Do you have a green thumb?
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — A former borough rescue squad worker has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting two males in separate incidents, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Acting Chief Paul Brembt of the South Plainfield Police Department announced today.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A former president of a labor union representing corrections officers has been sentenced to serve a 364-day jail term for stealing $66,300 from union coffers, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
PERTH AMBOY — Hall Avenue between State Street and Cortlandt Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 10 a.m. on Friday, June 11, until 11 p.m. on Sunday, June 13, Perth Amboy police announced this morning.
TRENTON – Anthony Cariello of East Brunswick, pleaded guilty Wednesday to an extortion conspiracy charge stemming from his assault of a debtor to collect an illegal loan, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
METUCHEN – Cablevision’s Power to Learn, along with former Gov. James Florio, Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono, and Metuchen Mayor Tom Vahalla, recognized Metuchen High School students as New Jersey Charity Champions for their efforts on behalf of the National Organization for Migration, a global charity helping to put an end to child slavery in Ghana.
WOODBRIDGE — Mayor John E. McCormac and township officials will cut the ribbon to officially open the “Greenable Woodbridge Museum of the Future” on Saturday, June 12 at the Woodbridge Center Mall
NEW BRUNSWICK — On Monday, June 28 at 8 p.m., Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and the Folklife Program for New Jersey present The Hester Street Troupe in an age-old Yiddish folk music tradition known as klezmer at the Crossroads Theatre, 7 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick.