NEWARK – A Linden resident who was arrested last month for allegedly threatening to shoot President Barack Obama pleaded guilty to lesser charges, authorities said. He is expected to be released from jail this week, authorities said.
RAHWAY – The city’s health department will offer H1N1 flu vaccine at Rahway Middle School, 1138 Kline Place, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 21.
Nov. 9 at 3:15 p.m. – In the vicinity of Lexington Boulevard, Officer John Ehling arrested Tom’s River resident Ronald Stevenson, 59, on outstanding warrants from Manalapan and Wall Township for contempt of court/motor vehicle violations. He was subsequently turned over to the Manalapan Police Department.
CRANFORD – On Sunday, Nov. 15, in Herkimer, New York, the Union County College men’s soccer team battled Richland College to claim the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III, National Championship.
UNION COUNTY – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has authorized the purchase of three parcels of land totaling approximately five acres for $1.74 million from the Open Space, Recreation and Historic Preservation Trust Fund.
RAHWAY – Police are investigating an accident between a bicycle and a motor vehicle that happened on Saturday evening on East Hazelwood Avenue near Main Street.
ELIZABETH – As part of a program to celebrate the power of volunteerism, PSEG recently recognized exemplary employee volunteers and rewarded the nonprofit organizations they support.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Middle School Science Club has been preparing for the upcoming New Jersey Science Olympiad.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic High School student Brian Cautillo of Union has been selected as the 2009 recipient of the Eldon M. Hammeke Scholarship.
TRENTON – State Sen. Nicholas Scutari (D-Union) is expected to become the next chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee.