SCOTCH PLAINS—Monday, Sept. 21, marks the 23rd annual golf outing to benefit the Center For Hope Hospice & Palliative Care. This year the event will be held at Ash Brook Golf Course, Scotch Plains.
STATE—Did you know that, in the United States, one person completes suicide every 16 minutes? Or that it’s estimated that more than 5 million people in the United States have been directly affected by a suicide?
LINDEN – Robbers struck the Delta Gas Station on West St. Georges Avenue for the second time in a week Sunday night, police said.
LINDEN – Police are investigating the possible theft of a 6-year-old poodle named Kiki.
ELIZABETH – Jurors convicted a 36-year-old Elizabeth man Monday in a 2007 shooting outside a First Street bar, authorities said. Awan Smith faces 30 years to life in prison for the murder of 24-year-old Omar Kennedy, also of Elizabeth, Union…
TRENTON – A Superior Court judge has directed Getty Petroleum Marketing Inc. and Power Test Realty to pay the state more than $866,932 as compensation for costs incurred by the Schools Development Authority in cleaning up a polluted service station…
NEW BRUNSWICK—A Rahway man pleaded not guilty to an aggravated manslaughter charge connected to an alleged street racing crash in Woodbridge that fatally injured an Edison man last March.
LINDEN – A new clean coal power plant proposed for the site of the former DuPont factory is stirring up opposition.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A grand jury decided not to indict an 18-year-old Rahway man on criminal charges in connection with a May accident that left a 16-year-old Colonia girl dead and another girl seriously injured.
LINDEN – The City of Linden withdrew from the Council on Affordable Housing after a state stimulus act eliminated a fee that funded affordable housing projects mandated by New Jersey.