NEWARK–Nilesh Dasondi, owner of Sterling System LLC (formerly Cygate Software & Consulting) and a former member of the Edison Township Zoning Board, was sentenced last week to six months in prison for money laundering, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
EDISON – The Wardlaw-Hartridge Green Club is introducing a school-wide campaign to lessen the number of plastic bottles and reduce its carbon emissions by selling BPA-free stainless steel water bottles. Bisphenol A, or BPA, is a component is some plastics that has been banned from use in baby bottles by Canada and the European Union over health concerns.
RAHWAY – The cause of a fire that destroyed an unfinished apartment complex on St. Georges Avenue on Jan. 4 has been ruled arson, Police Chief John Rodger confirmed last week.
STATE – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission has announced that three inspection facilities will permanently close at noon on Saturday, April 30.
PERTH AMBOY – Longtime city resident and child advocate Nina Perkins-Nieves, MSW, LSW is one of five candidates running for three seats on the Perth Amboy school board.
EDISON — Students and future students who need enrollment services at Middlesex County College may take advantage of special hours on Saturday, April 9. The offices will be open from 8:30 a.m. to Noon.
RAHWAY – United Water will flush hydrants throughout Rahway beginning the week of April 11. Crews will work Monday through Friday between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. to minimize customer inconvenience. The flushing program is expected to last for about six weeks.
UNION — Community Access Unlimited will hold its 17th annual Golf Classic on Thursday, May 12, at Suburban Golf Club in Union.
ELIZABETH–The Trinitas Health Foundation reports that its annual spring fundraiser scheduled for May 5 is set to be another successful event that will benefit the medical center and the patients it serves in Elizabeth and the wider Central New Jersey region.