STATE — Lottery tickets sold in Montana and Ohio matched all six numbers in Wednesday’s Powerball game, to split a $97 million jackpot.
NEWARK —Three members of an alleged mortgage fraud scheme that falsely promised to help homeowners facing foreclosure keep their homes and repair their damaged credit were arrested this week on wire fraud conspiracy charges, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
HIGHLAND PARK– The Highland Park Borough Council is expected to vote July 6 on an ordinance that will change the requirements for site plans for businesses and homeowners, which will reduce the amount of red tape to open a business or make home improvements.
MADISON, Wis. -You don’t need a chemistry degree to figure out what skin-care products are right for you.
LINDEN – The annual George “Butchie” Scoles Fishing Derby will be held at the pond at Wilson Park on Wednesday, July 21.
WESTFIELD — On Monday, July 19, the American Cancer Society will host the Metro NJ Region’s 18th annual Golf Tournament at Echo Lake Country Club in Westfield.
TRENTON – A measure sponsored intended to allow school districts more flexibility when filling classroom teacher vacancies was unanimously approved Monday by the Senate Education Committee.
METUCHEN – The Pollo Tropical® in Metuchen, at 77 U.S. Route 1 S. Menlo Park Terrace, is undergoing an exciting transformation to offer a new, elevated experience – complete with sizzling fajita platters, free table service and WiFi – as well as real plates, silverware and much more.
LINDEN – Linden AARP Chapter #1894 recently named their officers for the upcoming organizational year.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army Pvt. John C. Szymanski has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
CLARK – The Clark Girls Softball League wrapped up the 2010 season with the annual year-end picnic on Sunday, June 13 at the Deutscher Club in Clark.
WEST CALDWELL – “It’s Never Just the Food…: Recipes, Memories and Funny Stories of My Grandmother and Me” by actor and screenwriter Gregory Gallerano seeks to serve up an autobiographical cookbook of more than 40 Italian recipes, as well as family anecdotes from Gallerano’s childhood.
CLARK—Super Stars Night at Arthur L. Johnson in early June honored Key Club members for their community service. That night, along with the retiring of the 2010 Key Club officers and the installing of the 2011 Key Club officers, certificates for service came with scholarships awarded by the parent organization, Kiwanis Club of Clark.