STATE — Berkeley College declared June 11 Community Service Day and closed all seven campuses as well as Berkeley College Online. Instead of reporting to work, 530 faculty and staff volunteered at 44 diverse community service organizations in New Jersey and New York. At the end of the day associates had served a total of 2,500 hours.
LAKEWOOD – Alan Schoenberger scored from third on a wild pitch in the ninth, and the BlueClaws picked up their second straight walk-off win Wednesday afternoon.
TRENTON — Some of the DEP’s greenest places — its state parks — will become even greener when it comes to energy efficiency, Commissioner Bob Martin announced Wednesday.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – The Bridgeport Bluefish defeated the Newark Bears 7-5 on Wednesday night in the series finale at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
BLACKSBURG, Va. – Seven Union County students enrolled at Virginia Tech were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2010 semester.
LINDEN – Officials at Soehl Middle School in Linden have announced the fourth marking period honor roll.
As summer is officially underway we find ourselves as a nation about half-way through the process by which political parties select the candidates who will carry their banner into the fall General Election.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Federal officials moved to shut down seven websites that allegedly facilitated the distribution of pirated movies.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A former dispatcher for the Jamesburg Police Department has been placed on probation for five years for damaging police radio equipment, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
SOUTH AMBOY — Councilman Russell Stillwagon died Tuesday night. He was 78.
STATE – New Jersey businesses will face an average annual payroll tax increase of about $130 per employee to help restore the state’s insolvent unemployment insurance trust fund.
ELIZABETH — Police arrested a Colombian native last week and charged him with running an illegal dentistry practice out of an apartment in Elizabeth, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
PISCATAWAY – The Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Piscataway, in the vicinity of River Road and Ross Hall Boulevard North.