STATE — During National Infant Immunization Week (April 23-30), the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) is highlighting the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and supporting health care providers and public health partners as they hold events to encourage healthier communities.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Perth Amboy and Carteret are participating in the second National Take Back Initiative, headed by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), to help residents get rid of unwanted prescription medications.
NEWARK– A doctor with a practice in Elizabeth and his wife pleaded guilty last week to a health care fraud scheme in which more than 20,000 patient visits were conducted by individuals posing as licensed physicians for as little as $10 an hour, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
PERTH AMBOY — Where’s the best place to open my restaurant? Are there any incentives to relocate my manufacturing plant? How will I find employees to work in my general merchandise store? Those are just a few of the questions that may arise when opening, relocating or growing a business.
April 18 at 7:35 a.m. – Officer Steven Guinta investigated a burglary at Witherspoon Street.
RAHWAY — Rahway Public Library, in collaboration with Middlesex County College, will be continuing the Job Readiness Workshop Series on Wednesday evenings during the month of May.
Dear EarthTalk: Is air quality in the United States improving or getting worse? Is it cleaner in some parts of the country than in others? — K. Gould, Sherman Oaks, CA
April 18 at 2:26 p.m. – Officer Thomas Sarnecki investigated a report of a burglary to a Lupine Way residence.
PARLIN — Two Westfield Community Players members, Steve Lemenille and Brian Remo, will star in Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” produced by Main Street Theatre Company of Parlin. Lemenille will portray Justice Lawrence Wargrave; Remo will portray Phillip Lombard.