TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced the overnight closure of the access road that runs underneath Route 22 connecting Long Avenue to the ShopRite shopping plaza in Hillside.
STATE – Nearly two-thirds of New Jersey residents are “very concerned” about price inflation, according to a quarterly consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business.
ROSELLE — Three contenders filed as candidates in the Democratic primary election for mayor in the Borough.
UNION COUNTY – Assistant Elizabeth Schools Superintendent Jerome Dunn will challenge state Sen. Ray Lesniak in June’s primary election.
LINDEN — Competition for control of the city’s educational system will be decided on a Wednesday this year, as the annual school election has been set for April 27.
NEWARK – A Union County-based investment company and its owner will pay $8.25 million to settle a lawsuit filed when investors were defrauded through a Ponzi scheme and unauthorized investment of funds, under terms of a Final Judgment and Consent Order.
PLAINFIELD – Union County’s mobile paper-shredding program will come to Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield on Friday, April 15 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
LINDEN – The Kiwanis Club of Linden will be hosting a pasta dinner on Wednesday, April 13, from 5 – 8 p.m. at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, located at 400 Helen Street in Linden. The club invites the community to join them for a delicious, home-cooked, Italian-style dinner.
ELIZABETH — The Alumni Association of St. Patrick High School in Elizabeth will honor Principal Joe Picaro at the 20th Annual Hall of Fame Dinner on Saturday, April 30, at 6 p.m. at the Gran Centurions in Clark.
RAHWAY — Gifted and Talented fourth grade students in Rahway have just completed a two-day program, “Watt Watchers,” conducted by Carol Wilson from Wilson Educational Services in Connecticut.