TRENTON – Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is worth an estimated $253 million.
CARTERET – Due to a forecast that calls for rain, tonight’s Coffee House Open Mic Night will be held at the auditorium of Carteret High School, 199 Washington Avenue, from 8-10 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Police Department and the Woodbridge Township Division on Aging are warning senior residents of a telephone scam. The caller claims that they are from an insurance company and are verifying checking account information so a new medical insurance identification card can be issued.
NEWARK – The New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners has acted to immediately suspend the license of Dr. Rohan L. Wijetilaka, of Upper Saddle River, whose New York medical license was revoked in late June, based on findings that he had grossly mismanaged care for seven patients; and who in July was arrested by federal agents in New York State, for allegedly selling painkiller prescriptions, and alleged insurance fraud.
Here’s a bold proposal I offer free of charge to Obama or Romney: Every American should get a mandatory minimum of three weeks paid vacation a year.