STATE – Pam Gunter, the librarian for Emma Arleth Elementary School in Sayreville for the past 14 years, is the president-elect and 2012 conference chair of the New Jersey Association of School Librarians (NJASL.)
Stumping in Florida Monday, Mitt Romney charged President Obama’s Affordable Care Act will “cut more than $700 billion” out of Medicare. What Romney didn’t say was that his running-mate’s budget — approved by House Republicans and by Romney himself — would cut Medicare by the same amount.
LINDEN – On Saturday afternoon, a four-year-old girl drowned in a backyard pool on the 10 block of West 11th Street.
ELIZABETH — A Rahway man was convicted earlier today on two counts of first degree armed robbery and related weapon charges, announced Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.