Invest In America Rallies Planned

STATE – MoveOn.org is organizing a nationwide protest against Republicans—and some Democrats—who are campaigning to cut billions if dollars from health care, education, and science programs in the proposed federal budget on Thursday. Two events are planned in Union County:…

Gov. Christie Says Cryan Knows ‘Disgusting’

When a Star-Ledger reporter asked him to respond to a statement by Assemblyman Joe Cryan of Union on Friday, Gov. Chris Christie said, “Being called ‘disgusting’ by Joe Cryan of Union is high praise. High praise. If anybody should know disgusting, it’s Joe Cryan.”

Black History Month Music Event

CRANFORD—In celebration of Black History Month, the Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present noted vocalist Van Frazier, who will perform a selection of spirituals on Wednesday, Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Police Seek Suspected Killer

CARTERET — Authorities are actively searching for a man who has been charged with fatally shooting a 17-year-old male in Carteret, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Carteret Police Chief John Pieczyski announced this weekend.