UNION COUNTY – Republicans have called on Assemblywoman Linda Stender (D-Union) to return contributions she received from three men named in last month’s federal corruption probe.
EDISON—High school juniors have the opportunity to take a free, full-length practice SAT test at the Edison Public Library on Aug. 11 at 9:30 a.m. The test will be proctored by Huntington Learning Center staff members.
TRENTON – Last week, Assembly Speaker Joseph J. Roberts Jr. moved to suspend the salary and benefits of three Assembly members facing corruption charges.
PLAINFIELD—Literacy Volunteers of Union County is a non-profit, volunteer driven organization dedicated to making a difference in the lives of adult learners by teaching them basic reading skills, writing and English as a second language.
ELIZABETH—Maybe Hannah Caldwell’s ghost just needed a little more time in make-up.
According to the folks at Ghost Hunters—the SyFy Channel’s popular show that searches for the paranormal—their findings about the Union County Courthouse’s infamous ghost, originally expected to air in August, will now run Sept. 16.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Last week, a grand jury indicted three Rahway men who were allegedly involved in a street-racing crash in Woodbridge that critically injured an Edison man last March, authorities said.
CARTERET – Starting October 1, Carteret Library patrons will have access to a consortium of 27 Middlesex County libraries with a combined catalog of 2.6 million items.
EDISON – The Edison Valley Playhouse is casting for a November production of “The House of Blue Leaves” by John Guare. Auditions will be held on Sunday, Aug. 16, from 1-5 p.m. and Monday, Aug. 17, from 7:30-10 p.m.
LANCASTER, Pa.—The following local students have made the Dean’s List for Franklin & Marshall College’s spring 2009 semester:
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission are continuing the Historic Marker Project. The Freeholders’ initiative gifts historic markers to local historic sites and communities throughout Middlesex County.