Clark Police Blotter

Aug. 23 at 9:34 p.m. – At Barnes & Noble Bookstore on the 1100 block of Raritan Road, Officer Eric Richter arrested Bloomfield resident Peter Primavera, Jr., 53, and charged him with shoplifting. The suspect was also detained on two outstanding warrants from Atlantic Highlands and East Orange. He was subsequently released after posting bail.

Christie’s Conservative Colorado Cavort

On June 26, Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Chrristie spoke at a top-secret strategy meeting hosted by the ultra-conservative Koch Brothers at the Ritz-Carlton resort near Vail, Colorado, where he told big-money GOP donors that he had his sights set on dramatic program cuts in the state and called for reductions in Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.

Republican Roadblock Could Stop Disaster Aid

STATE – Nearly $38 million in federal disaster assistance has been distributed to New Jerseyans recovering from Hurricane Irene, but yesterday Republicans in Congress blocked a bill to authorize $7 billion for natural disaster victims, injecting uncertainty into the flood recovery process.

Sarica Named NJCU Women’s Athlete Of The Week

JERSEY CITY — Senior left defender Nicole Sarica (Linden) has been named the NJCU women’s athlete of the week for the first time in her Gothic Knight career after being selected as the New Jersey Athletic Conference Women’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for week two of the 2011 season.