MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Middlesex County Public Health Department and Department Chairperson Freeholder Ronald G. Rios announced Oct. 1 the “Get Active. Eat Right. Be Healthy.” poster contest as part of an effort to combat obesity. The contest will be open to all…
UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University was one of 12 historic sites in Union County to receive funds under the matching $550,000 Preserve Union County grants.
RAHWAY – Mrs. Meriton’s third grade students at Roosevelt School in Rahway were asked, “How many drops of water can fit on a penny?”
BILOXI, Miss.—Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Charrich P. Charlemagne has graduated from the Ground Radio Communications Equipment Apprentice Course at Keesler Air Force Base, Biloxi, Miss.
WOODBRIDGE – The Parker Press Park in Woodbridge will again be transformed into a fine art and craft gallery on Saturday, Oct. 10.
CRANFORD—Dr. James T. Fisher, author of the recently published “On the Irish Waterfront: The Crusader, the Movie, and the Soul of the Port of New York” (Cornell University Press), will speak at the Cranford Community Center on Oct. 7.
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.