CLARK — On Aug. 20, the Clark Health Department was notified that a pool of mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile Virus at the Oak Ridge Park located on Oak Ridge Road.
STATE–New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez reminds residents that as of Sept. 30, all birth certificates issued by the Puerto Rican government prior to July 1, 2010 will be deemed invalid.
LINDEN – Police arrested a suspect who they believe used a garden hose nozzle to rob a Roselle Street deli Tuesday.
TRENTON – A Middlesex County dentist pleaded guilty Tuesday to defrauding the Medicaid program of almost $85,000, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.
UNION – Kean Stage’s 2010-2011 performing arts season boasts an impressive lineup including Jim Brickman, Vanessa Carlton, Sharon Isbin, the Mark O’Connor Quartet, the Moscow Festival Ballet, more dance and a host of family and school programs.
ROSELLE PARK – “Faces and Places” a solo exhibit of pastel and oil artworks by Roselle Park resident, Dolores J. Brink will be on display at the Casano Community Center Gallery through Oct. 15. There will be a reception to meet the artist on Wednesday, Sept. 15, from 6–8 p.m.
NEW YORK—Plaguing local homes and businesses alike, the recent spread of bedbugs has many people concerned about the well-being of their families, homes, and even pets.
UNION – Kean University is taking to the fairways in an effort to overcome some of the challenges brought forth by the statewide higher education budget.
CRANFORD — The following courses are being offered through Union County College’s Division of Economic Development and Continuing Education, on the college’s Cranford campus at 1033 Springfield Avenue.
NEW BRUNSWICK—The State Theatre will present the annual return of the New Jersey Blues & Jazz Festival at the Backstage Jazz Club, Sept. 23-26. It’s an all-star musical lineup for serious and casual jazz and blues fans alike.
NEWARK — The Newark Public Library will showcase the contributions of contemporary Latina writers, filmmakers and artists as part of its 2010 Hispanic Heritage Celebration.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Center for Hope Hospice & Palliative Care Auxiliary is presenting its annual fashion show and luncheon, “Get Away in Style,” on Sunday, Oct. 3, at noon at L’Affaire Caterers, Mountainside.
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — Amanda Casares of Rahway recently earned a bachelor of arts degree from Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University, State University of New York.