LAKEWOOD — With approximately 31 percent of Ocean County’s population over 55 years old, scam artists have plagued the community and victimized its senior population. To educate the community about these criminals, Harrogate, a life care continuing care retirement community in Ocean County, recently hosted a “Senior Scam” prevention seminar with Sergeant Cindy Boyd of the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Senior Scam Task Force.
NEWARK– The chief investment officer and portfolio manager of the Clay Capital Fund, a hedge fund based in Summit, was sentenced Monday to 12 months in prison for participating in an insider trading scheme which netted more than $2.5 million in illicit profits, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
MORRISTOWN — The Seeing Eye 4th Annual Online Auction will open at 9 a.m. on April 23 and close at 10 p.m. on May 2. Visit www.SeeingEye.org/TalkingDogs to watch puppies from The Seeing Eye unpack some of the auction items and get a preview of what will be available.
PISCATAWAY — More than 250 members of the Advisory Committees of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools and Adult Technical Schools will gather at 6 p.m. April 25 on the Piscataway Campus for the annual Advisory Committee dinner and meeting.
Welcome to Rosa’s African-American History Quiz. I’m Rosa Harrington, president of Youth Reading To Senior Citizens, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Each month, I will give you a quiz on African-American history to help increase your interest and knowledge in the subject.