Clark Police Blotter

April 5 at 7:46 p.m. – In the vicinity of the 1100 block of Raritan Road, Officer Terrance Harrison arrested Clark resident Andrew Mellein, 21, and charged him with possession of a hypodermic syringe. He was subsequently released on his own recognizance pending a court date.

Scutari Criticizes Christie Administration Push To Double Number Of Towns Using Red-Light Cameras

TRENTON – Senator Nicholas P. Scutari (D-Union) said a report that the Department of Transportation has made it a goal to double the number of towns using red-light cameras is deeply concerning, adding that “it appears the state is using the pilot program as a means to raise revenue for towns and cities rather than to improve public safety as the Legislature intended.”

Drwal Launches Mayoral Campaign

SAYREVILLE – Noting that Sayreville residents can no longer afford the tax increases approved by the current administration, the team of Stanley Drwal, Councilwoman Lisa Eicher and Mary Novak kicked off their campaign to move Sayreville forward.

EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: I understand a recent government report concluded that our global food system is in deep trouble, that roughly two billion people are hungry or undernourished while another billion are over consuming to the point of obesity. What’s going on? — Ellie Francoeur, Baton Rouge, LA