EDISON – Edison police officers have reached agreement with the township on a five-year contract calling for annual pay raises between 1.5 and 2.5 percent.
June 22 at 4:27 p.m. – Officers investigated a report of shoplifting at Pathmark, 651 North Stiles Street.
UNION — The reawakening of the volcano Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland may have caused no shortage of chaos around the globe, but Union County’s Phil Rizzuto Park is a little cleaner because of it.
SUMMIT – Beginning Thursday, July 1, the City of Summit will be moving to a weekly curbside recycling schedule every Thursday, a change from its current bi-weekly process for its residents only. The city will continue to contract its recycling to Great Northern, Inc.
LINDEN – The Linden Free Public Library will hold a grand opening ceremony for its new facility at 31 East Henry Street this morning at 10 a.m.
TRENTON – It could get harder to collect unemployment benefits if you are fired, thanks to a move by Gov. Chris Christie last week.
TRENTON — Legislation to promote development of offshore wind power and the economic growth it would spark for New Jersey was released Friday by an Assembly panel.
LINDEN – The city’s summer concert series opens on Tuesday, June 29, at 7:30 p.m. at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, 400 N. Wood Avenue.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS–Have you ever wanted to play chamber music with strings and woodwinds but didn’t know where, how or with whom?
PARSIPPANY — Dental emergencies are not fun and can crop up anytime, but when they occur during a vacation, they can put a damper on one’s plans. This is a perfect example of when it is better to be safe than sorry. Although planning ahead will not prevent an emergency, it will ease the pain.
UNION – On Saturday, July 17, the Salem Roadhouse Café at Townley Presbyterian Church will present a special Jazz for Haiti benefit show.
SUMMIT – Summit’s 63rd annual 4th of July Celebration is set for Monday, July 5.
RAHWAY – The RWJ Rahway Foundation’s 27th Annual Golf Classic will be played at Echo Lake Country Club in Westfield on Sept. 20, according to Kevin Headd, Golf Classic Committee co-chair announced.