TRENTON – Three insurance brokers from Maryland and their two companies were indicted Thursday on charges that they conspired to steal $216,495 from the City of Perth Amboy by collecting payments for a non-existent “wellness program” for city employees, officials said.
CARTERET — The borough has received a coveted recovery zone designation from the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and will utilize the United States Internal Revenue Service allocation of $11 million in bond tax credits, officials announced.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced construction has begun on the replacement of the Route 9 overpass superstructure over Main Street in Woodbridge.
TRENTON — The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced a new traffic pattern starting today on Route 1 as construction progresses on a bridge replacement over an abandoned rail line and two local access roadways in North Brunswick.
EDISON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced that the bridge deck for Route 440 northbound over the ramp from Woodbridge Avenue will be replaced in Edison.
Flea Market • June 5 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Third Westminster Presbyterian Church, 780 Salem Ave. (corner of North Ave.), Elizabeth will host a flea market with 45 vendors, a bake table and lunch items available for purchase. Rain Date: June 12.
EDISON — A writers’ workshop open to the public will be held at Middlesex County College on Friday, August 6. The program mixes sessions on writing skills with practical tips on selling what you have written.
WOODBRIDGE – The 2010 Mayor’s Fluke Fishing Tournament will cast off from the Sewaren boat launch on June 19, Mayor John E. McCormac announced Thursday.
If anyone is interested in reading more from Robert E. Purdue, Jr. book “Behind the Lines in Greece -The Story of OSS Operational Group II” mentioned in my May 28 column you can log onto www.robertperdue.com.
EDISON — Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway, a junior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, has been awarded the Rensselaer Medal. Saheela is the daughter of Dr. Sarafa Ibraheem and Mrs. Shakirat Ibraheem.