EVANSVILLE, Ind. — To raise awareness of homelessness and its impact in Evansville, the United States, and the world, Donnie Gaston of Clark recently participated in Box City at the University of Evansville. Gaston is majoring in Political Science.
TRENTON – A former New Jersey Turnpike toll collector was sentenced to jail today for participating in a scheme in which he and two other toll collectors stole toll money, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced. The two other men were sentenced to jail last month.
WOODBRIDGE — The Center for Women, with locations at Raritan Bay Medical Center’s (RBMC) Old Bridge and Perth Amboy facilities, is hosting a breast cancer awareness event Saturday, Oct. 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Woodbridge Mall.
SOUTH AMBOY – The South Amboy Branch YMCA invites children aged 10-13 to kick off the Halloween weekend with a fun Murder Mystery Lock-In starting at 10 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28 and lasting until 7 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29.
CLARK — “We are a box of crayons, each one of us unique. But, when we get together, the picture is complete!” This was the message that the sixth graders at Carl H. Kumpf Middle School in Clark communicated to their peers during the school’s observance of the statewide Week of Respect.
The headlines blare “N.J towns to save $267M in pension costs thanks to new law” when they should blare: “N.J. towns get another way to avoid paying pension costs thanks to a bunch of idiots making pension policy and a bigger bunch of idiots who take them seriously”
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 103,000 jobs in September, according to data released today by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. The gain included about 45,000 striking telecommunications workers who returned to their jobs.
STATE – Monday, Oct. 31, is the last day for residents affected by Hurricane Irene to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance.
EDISON — Students and future students who need enrollment services at Middlesex County College may take advantage of special hours on Saturday, Oct. 15. Enrollment services will be provided from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The college is located at 2600 Woodbridge Avenue in Edison.