PARRIS ISLAND—Marine Corps Pfc. Kyle S. Naples, son of Susan J. and Daniel A. Naples of South Amboy, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.
TRENTON – A Galloway Township man has been charged with kidnapping and attempted murder, among other offenses, after he allegedly abducted his infant daughter in East Orange yesterday.
METUCHEN—Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Metuchen, in the vicinity of Central Avenue and Aylin Street.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A 43-year-old Manasquan man pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of sexual assault, admitting he molested two girls on separate occasions, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Two Freeholders—Mildred Scott and James Polos—are seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination to run for Middlesex County Sheriff when the county organization convenes on March 16th.
Flea Market • Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – The Linden Knights of Columbus, 118 N. Park Ave., will hold a flea market. Kitchen open for breakfast & lunch. Next flea market: March 20 – tables are $20. Call 1-908-486-9518 or 1-908-374-5444.
MOUNTAINSIDE — Nine Internal Revenue Service offices will open their doors on Saturday, Feb. 20, IRS staff will provide assistance for taxpayers dealing with difficult economic times.
NEW BRUNSWICK—New Brunswick’s State Theatre has just added Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band, presented by State Theatre and Live Nation on Monday, July 5, 2010 at 8pm. Tickets are now on sale and range from $55-175.
TRENTON – Assembly Transportation Chairman John Wisniewski on Friday announced the panel will hear testimony on the potential impact of the governor’s plan to slash NJ Transit’s subsidy and the fare hikes and service cuts that may result.
AVENEL — A parent-child book club project at Avenel Middle School will be the subject of a feature on the NJN television program “Classroom Close-up, NJ” this week.