CRANFORD — The Union County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Task Force and the Cranford Police Department are investigating the death of a woman that occurred on Sunday, according to Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
CARTERET — A Carteret man was arrested Friday afternoon on charges of strangling an Avenel woman, robbing her and setting her home on fire, Middlesex County First Assistant Prosecutor Julia McClure and Woodbridge Police Chief William Trenery announced.
SOUTH AMBOY — Francis “Butch” Mulvey strolled the streets of South Amboy as the Grand Marshal of the South Amboy St. Patrick’s Day Parade held on Saturday, March 12.
NEWARK—According to a new study in the March issue of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) journal Pediatrics, energy drinks may pose a risk for serious adverse health effects in some children, especially those with diabetes, seizures, cardiac abnormalities or mood and behavior disorders.
ELIZABETH – This spring, the Union County College Retails Skills Center is offering free job training classes for Elizabeth residents interested in the hospitality industry, customer service and sales, and visual merchandising.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Branch NAACP will hold a Candidates’ Night Forum on Monday, March 21, to allow community members to meet the candidates seeking seats on the Board of Education.
TRENTON – A Roselle man admitted his role in a tax fraud conspiracy that caused the IRS to issue over $3 million in refund checks Thursday, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
PISCATAWAY – The Diocese of Metuchen will host a talk on What the Bible Says About Moral Living on Thursday, March 24 at 7 p.m. in the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center.
SOUTH AMBOY – The city’s annual Memorial Day parade and celebration is being planned for Saturday, May 21. Organizers hope that the early date will encourage more participation.