WESTFIELD– Congressman Leonard Lance and representatives of the Robert Treat Deli held a news conference on Thursday in Westfield to discuss current economic policies that are hurting New Jersey’s small businesses.
CHICAGO, Ill. — Kaplan University celebrated the graduation of its summer 2010 class during a live ceremony on Aug. 7 in Chicago. Former U.S. Representative Harold Ford, Jr. served as the keynote speaker.
MONROE – Each year the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation/Foundation for Educational Administration funds fellowships for a number of New Jersey school principals. These were just some of this year’s winners, and the group who presented their outcomes at a special reception at FEA back in May.
RAHWAY — The city’s Police Department and residents recently celebrated National Night Out Against Crime.
STATE – Rutgers University shows a liberal political bias, according to research conducted by CampusReform.org, an arm of the conservative Leadership Institute.
WALDORF, Md. – The Newark Bears and Southern Maryland Blue Crabs were rained out on Thursday night at Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf, Maryland.
CLARK—Last Friday evening as a blanket of heat and humidity enveloped New Jersey, a hundred men, women, and children gathered inside a “cool” Temple Beth O/r Beth Torah, at 111 Valley Road in Clark, as they listened to twilight, Kabbalah inspired melodies, and then at sunset joined in prayer to welcome the Jewish Sabbath.
If New Jersey’s record-setting heat waves this summer had a soundtrack, it would be the sound of millions of humming air conditioners.
STATE – New unemployment claims increased in New Jersey for the week ending July 31, according to data released today by the federal Department of Labor.
TRENTON – A Union County mortgage loan solicitor has been charged with conspiring with others in a scheme to steal millions of dollars by obtaining mortgage loans using false identities and counterfeit documents, Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced.
ARLINGTON, Va — The rate at which people file insurance claims for theft is highest for versions of the 2007-09 Cadillac Escalade, a luxury SUV, followed by the Ford F-250 crew pickup, Infiniti G37 luxury car, and Dodge Charger with a HEMI engine.
CLARK – The Township of Clark is looking for people who want to make a difference in their community. Volunteers will be trained to become Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members.
Aug. 9 at 8:26 a.m. – Police investigated a warehouse burglary on the 300 block of Dalziel Road. The business owner reported that between Aug. 6 and Aug. 9, someone entered the building, cut wires to the security system and used a forklift to steal 45 pallets of hair care products valued at $250,000.