NEWARK—A federal grand jury returned an indictment against two Florida men who allegedly conspired to traffic in pharmaceutical drugs from a shipment, worth $8.8 million, stolen at a Georgia truck stop and driven to New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Wednesday.
CARTERET — Mayor Dan Reiman has joined with Councilwoman Susan Naples to announce that $42,500 in improvements and additions have been completed at Civic Center Park’s skate park.
MILLBURN–Since their inception in 1996, the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre have ignited the careers of many notable performers, all of whom attended high school in New Jersey.
CARTERET–Mayor Daniel J. Reiman was joined by local, county, and state officials, and over 300 supporters of the Children’s Charity on Friday, June 3, for the annual charity ball.
Dear EarthTalk: What will be the effect of all the flooding along the Mississippi River for organic farmers, given all the pollutants in the water? When they recover, can they still certify their products as organic? — Michael O’Loughlin, Tigard, OR
AVENEL — For the second year in a row the NJ Librarian of the Year award has gone to a librarian who sits on the executive board of LMxAC, the library consortium that has served libraries in central New Jersey for 25 years
ELIZABETH — Union County Surrogate James S. LaCorte is urging residents, seniors in particular, to make sure they understand their bank’s policy should the need arise to remove their Last Will and Testament or other sensitive documents from a safe deposit box.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA will offer a childbirth education class in conjunction with Raritan Bay Medical Center on Sunday, June 26.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA will offer an American Red Cross lifeguard class from June 27-30 at the South Amboy Y, located at 200 John T. O’Leary Boulevard. The class will meet daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.