Assemblyman Joe Cryan voted for all the taxes below, including a $500 million toll increase on the Turnpike and Parkway, a $400 million employer tax to support jobless benefits, and taxes and fees the Gov. Corzine has proposed on income,…
CAMDEN – A Linden man who is also facing murder charges in Hudson County was sentenced Thurdsay to 14 years, 8 months in federal prison for his role in an ecstasy distribution conspiracy, Acting U.S. Attorney Ralph J. Marra, Jr., announced.
PERTH AMBOY – The Urban Enterprise Zone Authority in Trenton has reauthorized Perth Amboy as an Urban Enterprise Zone for 15 more years.
OLD BRIDGE—A cat tested positive for rabies in the vicinity of Brookside Avenue and Central Avenue in Old Bridge, Middlesex County. Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer David A. Papi announced Thursday.
PERTH AMBOY—On Saturday, Sept. 26, members of the Perth Amboy Police Department and community representatives participated in the 13th annual Continental Airlines Plane Pull. This event benefits the New Jersey Special Olympics.
ROSELLE—It didn’t matter that it was 81 degrees outside. It was time to start making the ice. So underneath the arching timber roof at Union County’s Warinanco Skating Center, Kyle Gaestel got to work.
MONROE—Are you over 50 years of age? Do you have arthritis? You can still have an active life!
SCOTCH PLAINS—Pet lovers of all ages are invited to bring your dogs, cats, hamsters, gerbils and hermit crabs to the Willow Grove Church lawn on Sunday, Oct. 11 between 4 and 5:30 p.m. to receive a blessing from Pastor, Rev. Cynthia Cochran-Carney.
WOODBRIDGE – The Barron Arts Center has announced Jeffrey Wechsler as the next speaker for their “Taste of the Arts” lecture series on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE—The 12th Annual Habitat for Humanity Softball game lived up to the hype. Both high-octane offenses were in full swing, but ultimately Team Vitale prevailed 31 to 21 over the NJ 101.5 Jersey Guys’ team.