UNION COUNTY – The Rahway Valley Sewer Commission voted last week to limit the hours of an independent auditor hired to investigated a failed cogeneration plant project.
ELIZABETH — A Pennsylvania man was sentenced to 43 years in prison Friday, having been found guilty of aggravated manslaughter, conspiracy to distribute drugs and weapon offences, said Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
ROSELLE PARK – The family of a teenage girl is suing the Roselle Park school board and school officials, alleging that a board member’s son sexually abused the girl after he served as a substitute teacher at her school.
Aug. 9 at 4:07 p.m. – Officers Jeffrey Kosty and Luis Ataca investigated a report of a suspicious event at West Meadow Avenue. The theft case remains open.
CRANFORD – The Cerebral Palsy League’s Jardine Academy in Cranford marked the culmination of a Carnival Week celebration with a Family Fun Day Friday, August 13.
Our plan was to leave New Jersey to go to Chicago…
Our plane left from Newark, New Jersey…flew over New York…then Canada…then Detroit (can’t forget the motor city!)…and then, finally, back to terra-firma in the city of wind, Chicago…
By 2030, the number of Americans age 65 and older is expected to double from 35 million to 70 million. And as the ranks of older Americans expand, so will the occurrence of chronic disease among this population.
In the past few recessionary years, most of us have gotten used to closely watching our expenses for everything from child rearing to college to retirement funding. Another important area where comparison shopping makes sense is funerals. Yes, funerals.
UNION — On Wednesday, Aug. 18, at 7 p.m., the Union Public Library will host a presentation explaining the basics of estate planning and the creation of wills and living wills.
ELIZABETH – From Sept. 7 to 24, Union County College will be offering a free job training course in the restaurant industry to residents of the city of Elizabeth. All Elizabeth residents over the age of 18 are eligible to participate in this program.
Dear EarthTalk: Is the dairy industry really trying to stop soy milk makers from calling their products “milk?” They must feel very threatened by the preponderance of soy milks now available in supermarkets. — Gina Storzen, Weymouth, MA
SOUTH AMBOY – The city’s recreation department invites talented residents to showcase their skills at Broadway Idol night on Thursday, Sept. 9.
UNION — Team Jersey Boyz an elite club baseball team, based out of Union is testing their abilities to compete among the nation’s best.