NEWARK – A federal grand jury returned an indictment Tuesday charging an Edison lawyer with conspiring to extort four victims, including two police officers, in an attempt to defraud the victims out of tens of thousands of dollars in legal fees, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
STATE – While New Jersey lawmakers failed to legalize same-sex marriage last year, Garden State voters support it according to a new poll by Public Policy Polling.
LINDEN – Police arrested a 22-year-old Linden man and charged him with credit card theft last week.
By Jason Alderman One indicator our economy is still hurting is that more and more people are postponing retirement. According to the Department of Labor, those over 55 and still working have increased steadily since the recession began – 28.9…
SPRINGFIELD–The Summer International Film Festival continues at the Springfield Free Public Library on Thursday, Aug. 4. The library will screen The Way Home (2002) at noon and 7 p.m.
July 25 at 4:49 p.m. – Officers Jeffrey Urban and Kenneth Rengifo investigated a burglary at East Grand Avenue.
FORKED RIVER — Who knows how long they languished in a poorly-managed Texas farm with a neglectful owner, some in small stalls, others imprisoned in outdoor cages, and all of them in horrid conditions, before being discovered by a nearby exotic sanctuary and eventually rescued by Associated Humane Societies/Popcorn Park, where they are now living in better conditions.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School’s chapter of Student Movement Against Cancer (SMAC) raised $12,500 for the Clark Relay For Life Event held in June.
EAST BRUNSWICK — Keeping the Spirit of ’45 Alive is an initiative to establish an annual day to honor the achievements of what is often referred to as America’s “greatest generation.”