Union County

Prosecutor hopes to heat up cold case

CLARK — As the two-year anniversary of the homicide of 73-year-old Vera Pecoraro approaches, investigators are continuing to urge members of the public to come forward with information, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Wednesday. A reward of…

RAHWAY — Twenty-eight children between the ages of 11 and 15 graduated from the city’s 13th annual Youth Police Academy organized by the juvenile bureau. The academy is designed to provide young adults with a better understanding of the role of…

Happy Birthday, New Jersey

The Garden State turns 350 years old today. On June 24,1664, the Duke of York signed a grant giving the land between the Hudson and Delaware rivers to John, Lord Berkley and Sir George Carteret. The Province of New Jersey was…