Union County Residents Named To Dean’s List

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Several Union County students enrolled at Virginia Tech were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2011 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must attempt at least 12 credit hours graded on the A-F option and earn a 3.4 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) during the semester.

A Way Back To Prosperity

The current depression is the worst in over seventy years. It is a man-made disaster, unlike an earthquake, hurricane, or tornado. It originated in the abolition of the New Deal laws over the last three decades (like the Glass-Steagal Act, etc.). The correct action is to resurrect these New Deal laws with the following policy changes.

Squabble Over School Aid

TRENTON – Two Middlesex County Democrats criticized Gov. Chris Christie for slashing school aid from the budget passed by the Legislature last month, while the governor touted his more modest funding increases.

Clark Police Blotter

June 22 at 10:25 a.m. – At headquarters, Officer Kenneth Sarnecki arrested Carteret resident Larry Faroul, Jr., 24, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.