UNION COUNTY — The Rutgers Cooperative 4-H Program of Union County, located in Westfield, spent another summer offering science lessons to children throughout Union County.
The recent poll by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life is generating much discussion over its provocative finding that an increasing number of Americans (nearly one in five) believe that President Obama is a Muslim. The survey was completed before Obama’s recent comments endorsing the construction of a mosque near Ground Zero.
Standing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his now-historic “I Have a Dream” speech which envisioned a world in which blacks and white would work together in harmony for the cause of freedom.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — Police are searching for a suspect in the murder of Quadir Ali-Muslim.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — A 24-year-old woman died after apparently shooting herself in a friend’s car, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Acting Chief James Parker of the South Plainfield Police Department announced today.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a 32-year-old Plainfield man, who was killed in a hotel in South Plainfield, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Acting Chief James Parker of the South Plainfield Police Department announced today.
WOODBRIDGE–Mayor John E. McCormac will announce the return of the 2010 New Jersey Senior Olympic Games to Woodbridge Township during a special welcoming ceremony for Senior Olympians and athletes at The Arenas at Woodbridge in the Woodbridge Community Center & Sports Facility this afternoon.
(StatePoint) The start of a new school year is a hectic time for families. Between shopping for clothes and supplies, doctor appointments and adjusting to new schedules, parents and children can feel frazzled and frayed.
(StatePoint) Looking for a way to reduce those monthly bills and expenditures? Try cutting your housekeeping expenses.
ELIZABETH – The Irish Business Association, will host its 2010 Golf Outing at the Basking Ridge Country Club in Basking Ridge, on Monday, Sept. 27.
TRENTON – It’s not too late for summer readers to enter to win a NJ Devils/Modell’s hockey jersey autographed by NJ Devils’ forward and Olympic Silver Medalist Zach Parise. To enter, all readers have to do is read a book, go to the website www.njlibrarychampions.org, and click on the contest page. The contest runs until Sept. 1, 2010, when a winner will be randomly selected.
CRANFORD – The “Family Flix” summer film series will conclude for 2010 on Tuesday evening, Aug. 24, in Nomahegan Park in Cranford.
CLARK – Boy Scout Troop 310 of Clark is selling 2011 Entertainment coupon books. The scouts have books for Essex/Union/Hudson and Eastern Morris Counties and Middlesex/Somerset/Hunterdon and Southern Union Counties on hand, along with the New York City one.