Plainfield

Wardlaw-Hartridge students honored

Upper School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison were honored for their participation and achievement at the Honors Assembly on May 29 in the All-Purpose Room. The program began with a welcome by Rhona Eserner, Upper School Head, and…

Plainfield homicide under investigation

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that took place in Plainfield Thursday afternoon that claimed the life of a victim identified as 31-year-old Wilson “Miguel” Valdez of Plainfield. Shortly after 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Plainfield Police Division units rushed to the 600 block…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…