TRENTON— Chris Daggett, independent candidate for Governor, said last week the state should oppose efforts to build offshore liquefied natural gas terminals off the Jersey coast, saying the projects would increase greenhouse gas emissions and foster more dependence on foreign fossil fuels.
LINDEN – Police arrested two men early Monday morning after they tried to flee from officers who spotted them stripping a car in the parking lot of an Elizabeth church, authorities said.
RAHWAY – Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly threatened a woman with a knife inside her Broad Street home Saturday morning, authorities said.
LINDEN—Linden School No. 9 students Erin Rotter and Nia Dort proudly wave their flags as they honored the heroes of Linden and our country on Friday, Sept. 11.
Sept. 8 at 4:53 p.m. – At Headquarters, Officer Brian Renda arrested Garwood resident Robert Rybeck, 38, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court/motor vehicle violations. He was subsequently released after posting bail.
CRANFORD—In what has become a fall tradition at Calvary Lutheran Church, 108 Eastman Street, Cranford, children—and adults—are invited to bring their backpacks, lunchboxes, briefcases and computer bags to worship for a blessing this Sunday, Sept. 20.
RAHWAY—The DownFront Jazz Series, a partnership between Arts Guild New Jersey and the Union County Performing Arts Center, continues on Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. with composer and saxophone player Don Braden.
SCOTCH PLAINS– Since Union County has the highest concentration of platelet donors in the state, New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of the New York Blood Center, has opened a new donor center at 2279 South Avenue in Scotch Plains.
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services will offer a complete fitness exercise class for Linden adults. This is a whole-body workout using kick boxing, high and low aerobics, cardio and body toning.
LINDEN—Do you have free time that you would like to donate to a cause? Would you like to meet new friends? The Department of Public Property and Community Services has formed a “Knitting and Crocheting for a Cause” group that is open to all ages, young adult through senior citizens.