WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 216,000 jobs in March, while the unemployment rate was little changed at 8.8 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.
ELIZABETH – Elizabeth Public Schools Superintendent Pablo Muñoz delivered a proposed school budget that does not include a tax increase at a special Board of Education meeting at the John E. Dwyer Technology Academy’s Auditorium in Elizabeth this week.
RAHWAY — On March 29, The Rahway Police Department and Rahway Municipal Alliance sponsored a gang awareness presentation at the Rahway Middle School.
CLARK — The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Clark is a unique event that brings residents from Union County and surrounding communities together to take an active roll in the fight against cancer. New participants as well as experienced volunteers are welcome to learn how a little bit of time can make a huge difference in the battle against this disease.
EDISON — On Monday, April 4, Edison Township’s Mayor Antonia Ricigliano will recognize National Autism Awareness Month and issue an Autism Awareness Month Proclamation declaring the township’s participation in this important initiative.
MOUNTAINSIDE – The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that the filing deadline for 2010 tax returns is April 18 this year, not April 15. Emancipation Day is observed April 15 in Washington, D.C. By law, the tax-filing deadline for the nation is moved to the next business day, Monday, April 18.
NEWARK – A Westfield-based investment advisor admitted to defrauding numerous investors, including a union pension fund, of more than $2.4 million by funding his lavish lifestyle with money he claimed to be investing in conservative securities, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Thursday.
TRENTON – New Jersey’s Board of Public Utilities’ Clean Energy Program™ is helping residents with their spring cleaning. All it takes is the decision to part ways with that second refrigerator or freezer and you can make a little extra money, save more money through lower electric bills and create extra garage or basement space.
By the time I have listened to the morning news and had a good read of the newspaper, it’s a wonder that I can venture out of the house and make my way to work. I feel how the Wicked Witch of the West must have felt when she first descended on Oz and was warned by Glenda that a house could drop on her, too.