WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of New Jersey and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by a severe storm on Oct. 29.
By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic As fascinating, emotional and astute as Alexander Payne’s “The Descendants” is, I can’t figure why this tale of a family in crisis didn’t register a 4 on the Goldberger Scale of Lingering Rumination (GSLR).…
CLARK – The Planning Board will continue to hear details tonight about a proposed development on the Miele’s Greenhouse property on Lake Avenue that would bring 39 condo units to the township.
RAHWAY – New Jersey artist Lloyd Garrison has great memories of Christmas in Rahway when he was growing up in the 50s and 60s, and he enjoys sharing them through his annual Christmas cards.
LINDEN – The Mystic Vision Players will offer a Yuletide Christmas Concert at the Reformed Church of Linden, 600 North Wood Avenue, on Sunday, Dec. 18 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $10; children under 12 will be admitted for free (with a paid adult).
EDISON — Students and future students who need enrollment services at Middlesex County College may take advantage of special hours on Saturday, Dec. 3. The offices will be open from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The college is located at 2600 Woodbridge Avenue in Edison.
STATE – Dec. 1 marks the 24th anniversary of World AIDS Day – a time to reflect on the impact of HIV/AIDS and advancements in its treatment. Health and Senior Services Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd also took the opportunity to encourage everybody to learn their HIV status and take steps to improve one’s health.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced a new weapon in the annual fight to clear snow and ice from state highways and keep motorists safe throughout the winter.
PERTH AMBOY – A 26-year-old city man faces six felony charges after allegedly stealing a patrol car and leading Clinton Township police on a high-speed chase in June, according to a report by the Hunterdon County Democrat.