LINDEN – A Linden gas station attendant was the victim of an armed robbery early Wednesday morning, according to police.
PLAINFIELD – A Plainfield man was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with a shooting that took place at his West 4th Street home last month, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating a fatal shooting that took place in Elizabeth last night, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
STATE – Thirty-two percent of the state’s public school districts expect to have larger class sizes when the new school year begins, according to a survey by the New Jersey School Boards Association.
CLARK – The Clark Public Library is undertaking a fundraising campaign in honor of its 50 year celebration.
Summertime is a popular time for people with children to move since school is out. Moving can be expensive, but the IRS offers 10 tax tips on deducting some of those expenses if your move is related to starting a new job or a new job location.
UNION COUNTY — Literacy Volunteers of Union County is offering free GED test prep classes to help individuals who want to take the high school equivalency exam and earn a GED certificate. Classes will be conducted in Plainfield and Springfield.
Dear EarthTalk: As I understand it, “Debt-for-Nature Swaps” are arrangements by which countries can erase debt by preserving land. Are any being done today? — Bill Hunt, Topeka, KS
NEWARK – The historic changes made to New Jersey’s public employee pension and benefits system will be the focus of a Sept. 30 forum sponsored by Rutgers University’s School of Public Affairs and Administration and the Hall Institute of Public Policy – New Jersey.