UNION COUNTY—As Union County moves to close the last missing links in the county parks system, an agreement with Mountainside will pave the way for a connecting path between Echo Lake Park and the Watchung Reservation.
LINDEN — 95 pounder Jawan Jones from Soehl Middle School of Linden gets ready to take down his Westfield opponent on way to an 8 – 2 win.
CRANFORD – St. Michael’s School in Cranford will conduct a series of open house events as part of its upcoming Catholic Schools Week activities.
PLAINFIELD – The American Red Cross has already released $200,000 and made all of its disaster and sheltering supplies in its Panama facility available to help the victims of Tuesday’s major earthquake in Haiti near Port-au-Prince. To support the Red…
TRENTON – Motions to dismiss the most severe counts of an indictment against former Assemblyman Neil Cohen have been postponed until April 12 at 9 a.m.
TRENTON – Sheila Y. Oliver on Tuesday took the oath of office as New Jersey’s 169th Assembly Speaker, vowing to put the Assembly’s focus on reviving New Jersey’s economy and targeting property taxes and inviting the public to air ideas on tackling New Jersey’s problems.
TRENTON – The New Jersey State Senate elected new leadership for the 214th Legislature on Tuesday, unanimously choosing Senator Stephen Sweeney as president of the Senate.
ELIZABETH – A former pastor for the Salvation Army in Plainfield was arrested Tuesday, after a Grand Jury indicted the man on 14 counts of theft by deception, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
CLARK – A group of concerned parents is appealing the local parish’s decision to close St. Agnes School in Clark at the end of this school year.
Jan. 4 at 10:27 a.m. – At the Essex County Jail, Officer Keith Meehan arrested Perth Amboy resident Amilcar Lincho, 49, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court/motor vehicle violations. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.