WESTFIELD – Heeding President Barack Obama’s Monday night call for the public to speak out about the federal debt-limit stalemate, approximately 30 people turned out for a demonstration at Rep. Leonard Lance’s office in Westfield yesterday afternoon.
LINDEN — An Elizabeth teenager who was shot in Linden Monday night, died Tuesday afternoon, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
STATE – On Tuesday, the U.S. Postal Service announced plans to consider closing more than 10 percent of its nearly 32,000 retail offices nationwide, including 50 in New Jersey.
CRANFORD — Union County College will be hosting orientation sessions this summer for students who are going to be starting classes at the college this fall and for those who may still be interested in enrolling for the fall semester.
LINDEN – Children from Linden’s summer Kiddie Camp enjoy the day at the Bronx Zoo. (Photo courtesy of Linden)
RAHWAY – Northfield Bank has signed on as the premier sponsor for the 16th annual Lehrer-Gibilisco Benefit Softball Tournament, which raises funds for the Children’s Specialized Hospital Lightning Wheels youth wheelchair athletics team.
BRIDGEWATER – Play Ball For Miracles presents Miracle Night with the Somerset Patriots as they take on the Long Island Ducks on Friday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. at TD Bank Park in Bridgewater.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – County residents will be able to learn about Taíno culture this weekend, through a presentation offered by the Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission in collaboration with Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian George Gustav Heye Center.
STATE — This recent heat wave has everyone covered with sweat, but your furry friends could be at more of a risk than you are.