ELIZABETH — Authorities have upgraded charges against three teenagers accused in the beating death of a Summit man, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
SUMMIT — A registered nurse at Overlook Hospital was charged with one count of third degree theft on Monday, after he allegedly stole several hundred dollars from an unconscious man who was brought into the hospital’s emergency room on July 17.
If you’ve got teenagers heading off to college soon, I hope you’ve done a good job educating them about the importance of personal financial responsibility and how to build a strong credit history. If not, better do it now.
EDISON — A new program at Middlesex County College, the Center for Adults Returning to Education (CARE), will ease the way for those 21 years old and older as they return to school to complete their Associate’s Degree.
July 22 at 8:53 a.m. – Officer Keith Meehan investigated a report of criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, which was parked at a Florence Drive residence.
EDISON — Middlesex County College recently announced a new policy that prohibits smoking anywhere on campus.
ELIZABETH – Members of the United States Marshals Service and the Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a Newark man in connection with the May 9 murder of an Elizabeth man last week, authorities said.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Small nonprofit organizations at risk of losing their tax-exempt status because they failed to file required returns for 2007, 2008 and 2009 can preserve their status by filing returns by Oct. 15, under a one-time relief program, the Internal Revenue Service announced Monday.
RAHWAY — Rahway’s AARP chapter will hold its monthly trip to Atlantic City’s Showboat Casino on Thursday, Aug. 5.
SUMMIT – Overlook Hospital has announced a number of health screenings, lectures, classes and community events in August. Unless noted otherwise, call 1-800- 247-9580 to register. All programs are free unless otherwise indicated.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues this week with performances in four county parks.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival 2010 concert series continues on Wednesday, July 28, with a performance by Strawberry Fields. This free concert of music made popular by the Beatles begins at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
Dear EarthTalk: I’ve noticed that wildflower blooms in the mountains have been coming earlier and earlier in recent years. Is this a sign of global warming?