President Obama and Democrats in Congress have seen dramatic deterioration of their public standing, driven by unyielding partisan Republican attacks and subterfuge aimed at creating disaffection among independent voters.
TRENTON – Approximately 135,000 seniors and disabled households throughout New Jersey will receive help with home cooling expenses this summer through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Gov. Chris Christie announced Monday.
ELIZABETH—The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders appointed Alfred Faella to be the new county manager effective Monday.
AIKEN, S.C. – Carteret resident Bridgette Quimpo, New Jersey City University’s head softball coach, was recently honored by the University of South Carolina Aiken with selection to that school’s 2000-10 Softball All-Decade Team at catcher.
TRENTON – Continuing its effort to bring transparency to how charities spend donors’ dollars, the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today released the latest list of New Jersey’s Top 10 Most Inquired-About Charities,” with pie charts illustrating each charity’s spending during its most recently reported fiscal year.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues its 51st season of music on Wednesday, Aug. 3, with an evening of smash hits from the 60s performed by The British Invasion Tribute. This free concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
LINDEN – Children have fun at Linden’s summer Kiddie Camp. (Photos courtesy of Linden)
CRANFORD—Looking for some good summer reading at bargain prices? The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite you to visit their used book sale in the Friendly Book Cellar at the Cranford Public Library, on Wednesday, Aug. 3, from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
July 26 at 6:46 p.m. – In the vicinity Lake Avenue and Raritan Road, Officer George Marmarou arrested Plainfield resident Darryl Miller, 48, for possession of CDS. He was subsequently released on his own recognizance pending a court date.