ELIZABETH — An Elizabeth man pleaded guilty in Superior Court yesterday for his role in the December 2007 death of a neighbor, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
ELIZABETH — The pastor of a Newark church pleaded guilty yesterday in Superior Court in connection with a case that involved an affair with a congregant where the pair allegedly forced two teenage girls to videotape the trysts at a Linden motel.
EDISON — Police are working to identify human remains that were found yesterday in a wooded area of Edison, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Edison Police Chief Thomas Bryan announced last night.
WOODBRIDGE — Mayor John E. McCormac and the Woodbridge “Green Team” invite you to join them in a township-wide “environmental clean-up” as part of National Public Lands Day on Saturday, Sept. 25.
RAHWAY — The Annual Lehrer-Gibilisco Benefit Softball Tournament hits its 15th year home run for the Children’s Specialized Hospital “Lightning Wheels’ Athletic Team. The tournament was held at Rahway River Park, Rahway.
TRENTON – Five property tax reform bills will be considered Monday by an Assembly committee examining unfunded state mandates that help drive up property taxes.
TRENTON — New Jersey’s black bears are starting to fatten up for winter hibernation and will more actively forage for food in the coming weeks.
TRENTON– Noting that many gubernatorial appointments remain languishing in the Senate due to that body’s refusal to schedule hearings, a Republican assemblyman proposed a constitutional amendment to compel the Senate to act on all nominations within 60 days.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County residents will be able to dispose of unwanted medicines at local police departments and Rutgers University on Saturday, Sept. 25, Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and John G. McCabe Jr., acting special agent in charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, New Jersey Division, announced.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Linda R. Greenstein and Assemblyman Wayne P. DeAngelo looks to help boost enrollment in New Jersey’s Senior Gold prescription drug discount program.
SOUTH AMBOY — At a time when the blood supply is dangerously low due to summer shortages in area hospitals, Lenahan Chiropractic Center in South Amboy is sponsoring a blood drive that will help NJ Blood Services in their mission to save lives, and also benefit the children in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Perth Amboy and Monmouth County.
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre and VEE Corporation will present the premiere of the new original live stage musical, “Curious George Live!” on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 24, at 1:30 p.m.; and Monday, Oct. 25, at 10:30 a.m.
MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – On Sunday, Sept. 26, Union County’s 29th annual Harvest Festival, will be held — rain or shine — at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.