Union County

Lawsuit Costs Union County Taxpayers $325G

UNION COUNTY—The Board of Chosen Freeholders has approved a $325,000 legal settlement with a mentally ill woman who sued the county because she parts of her feet amputated after she was allegedly released from the Union County Jail into the coldest night of the year wearing bedroom slippers and no jacket.

Thanking Our Veterans

RAHWAY—After learning about Veteran’s Day, Takshat Patel and Antonio Santoni, along with the rest of the students in Kathleen Bentley’s fourth grade class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway, wrote letters to veterans thanking them for serving and protecting our country.