ELIZABETH — A jury convicted a 31-year-old Linden man on a second degree eluding charge on Friday, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said.
STATE – More than 1 million New Jersey residents are expected to travel 50 miles or more from home for the Labor Day holiday weekend in 2012; an increase of 1.9% compared to the 983,400 who traveled in 2011, AAA Mid-Atlantic projects. The 2012 Labor Day holiday travel period is defined as Thursday, Aug. 30 to Monday, Sept. 3.
PERTH AMBOY – U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) hosted “Children’s Health Day” at the Jewish Renaissance Medical Center in Perth Amboy on Monday. At this federally qualified health center, children received free dental and obesity screenings as well as participated in a nutrition information session where teachers engaged with children about good eating habits.
NEWARK – Last week, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Newark Liberty International Airport discovered 1.4 kilograms, or approximately three pounds, of cocaine possessed by a woman traveling from Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.
PERTH AMBOY – “Bring your resume” is the message Cathedral International is telling all unemployed people coming to its Labor Day service, from 9-10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 3, at 277 Madison Avenue, Perth Amboy.