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Blood Supply Tips Into Danger Zone

Recession, Winter Weather Compound January’s Blood Drain STATE—New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of New York Blood Center, has issued an emergency appeal for blood donations. Hospital demand for blood (needed for emergency care and surgery) has increased beyond…

Homeless Man Charged In Fatal Fire

ELIZABETH – A 19-year-old homeless admitted setting a fire that lead to the death of a city firefighter earlier this month. Emilio Vasquez has been charged with arson and felony homicide, but a not guilty plea was entered on his…

College Degree Is Cause For Extra Celebration

ELIZABETH—When Thomas Frazier graduated from Rowan University’s College of Communications in December, there was cause for a little more celebration than usual. Frazier is the first member of Community Access Unlimited to graduate from a four-year college program in the…