In New Jersey, it’s “the shore,” not “the beach.” Going “down the shore” is one of our state’s most popular summer pastimes. But don’t think the salty surf is the only place to take a refreshing dip on a hot day.
EDISON — A Brooklyn man has been arrested and charged with luring a 14-year-old girl in the township, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Edison Police Chief Thomas J. Bryan announced today.
TRENTON – Assembly Democrats announced a schedule for upcoming Budget Committee meetings and said the lack of information available from Gov. Chris Christie’s administration on property tax caps highlight the need for a thoughtful review.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Division on Aging, the Department of Health & Human Services, and the Office of Emergency Management has issued a “heat alert” advisory for July 3 – 10.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – It is going to be a warm, sunny, 3-day holiday weekend and a fine opportunity to take your boat out on the water for recreation. Don’t spoil it by being unsafe.
TRENTON – Congress failed to pass legislation this week that would extend the filing deadline for unemployment claimants for the federally-funded Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) program. Congress will be in recess and any new bill would not be considered for a vote until Congress returns on July 12.
TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie offered Democrats a compromise yesterday in the battle over property tax cap proposals.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Nonfarm payroll employment fell by 125,000 in June, according to data released by the federal government today. Many of the jobs lost were because of a large drop in the number of temporary workers needed for the U.S. Census.
CARTERET — A borough man has been arrested and charged with fatally shooting another borough man and wounding a 17-year-old male, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Carteret Police Chief John Pieczyski announced yesterday.
OLD BRIDGE — Two more teens were arrested Thursday on murder and murder conspiracy charges in the death of Dr. Divyendu Sinha, a 49-year-old Old Bridge resident.
NEWARK – The Newark Bears announced the signing of former Tampa Bay Devil Rays and Washington Nationals outfielder Elijah Dukes.
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y.– The Newark Bears defeated the Long Island Ducks 6-4 on Thursday night at Suffolk County Sports Park in Central Islip, N.Y.
LAKEWOOD – Brett Newsome’s two-run double in the ninth was the difference, as the Hagerstown Suns (Nationals) beat the Lakewood BlueClaws 6-4 Thursday night.