TRENTON – In a letter to US Attorney General Eric Holder, State Sen. Raymond J. Lesniak, the sponsor of legislation authorizing intrastate online gambling in New Jersey, reaffirmed that no federal law exists to preclude New Jersey from establishing such a program and that the federal government should not stand in the way of states choosing to exercise their rights.
July 21 at 10:30 a.m. – At Headquarters, Sgt. Pat Grady arrested Hamilton resident Michael Coker, 29, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.
TRENTON — A Bergen County man was sentenced to state prison on Friday for stealing more than $8,000 in property and services from a Union County golf club.
UNION COUNTY — The Superior Court of New Jersey, Union Vicinage, seeks youth volunteers to serve on Juvenile Conference Committees in Union County.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of Amir Mohamed Meshal, a natural born United States citizen, charging two agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and 12 other unknown U.S. government officials for allegedly violating his Constitutional rights.
UNION – In August, the Stevens family will visit Calvary Assembly of God in Union to share their musical ministry through a concert.
LINDEN — The Linden Library will offer a crochet instruction program in September. Cheryl McCray, a certified knit and crochet instructor, will teach classes on Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28 in the Bernice Bedrick Room at 10 a.m.
IOWA CITY, Iowa—Registration is now open for the Sept. 10 ACT achievement test. Students who wish to take the college admission and placement exam must register before Aug. 12.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues its 51st season of music on Wednesday, July 27, with an evening of jazz performed by the Full Count Big Band. This free concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Echo Lake Park in Mountainside.