MONROE — Dreyer Farms of Cranford was awarded the 2011 Century Farm Award by the New Jersey Agricultural Society at the Society’s annual dinner gala on March 26 in Monroe Township.
NORTH PLAINFIELD — The Clark Chapter of UNICO held their Community Service Month event at the McAuley School for Exceptional Children in North Plainfield on Friday, April 1.
CLARK — Clark Recreation recently introduced a children’s magic class. The youngsters meet once a week to learn the secrets to various magician tricks.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Police are actively investigating the death of a New Brunswick resident who was stabbed to death on Sunday, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Peter Mangarella announced today.
EDISON — Each year since 1995, the first week of April as designated at National Public Health Week. This week is an important time to highlight local efforts and events working to educate and increase awareness about a number of topics and issues related to the public’s health.
STATE – New Jersey’s legislative redistricting commission voted to adopt a map advanced by Democrats, with Prof. Alan Rosenthal casting the deciding vote over the weekend.
ELIZABETH – Three Elizabeth men admitted beating a 23-year-old city man to death in 2007 last week, the Union County Prosecutor’s Office announced.
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.