YORK, Pa. – The Newark Bears defeated the York Revolution 8-4 on Sunday afternoon Sovereign Bank Stadium in York, Pennsylvania.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Nick Hernandez finished four outs shy of a no-hitter as Lakewood rolled to their fourth straight win, 9-1 over Greensboro on Sunday afternoon.
TRENTON – Legislation to create a next-of-kin registry to be utilized to notify family when a loved one is incapacitated in a serious accident was released Thursday from an Assembly committee.
STATE — The Social Security Administration recently announced the most popular baby names in New Jersey for 2009.
EDISON – The Township of Edison passed a unanimous resolution last week, calling for the federal government and military to take control of containing and cleaning up the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
EDISON – The Edison Municipal Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19, in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Complex, 100 Municipal Boulevard, to vote on a resolution regarding the Board of Education budget.
TRENTON – Legislation designed to help laid off firefighters is advancing in the Senate.
TRENTON – Legislation to toughen penalties for airport security breaches was released Thursday by an Assembly committee.
CLARK – On Monday, May 31, Clark will hold a Memorial Day parade beginning at 9:30 a.m.
ELIZABETH – A battle is looming in Trenton. Gov. Chris Christie has proposed drastic cuts in funding to balance the state’s budget and dramatic changes in the way New Jersey government is operated. Democratic leadership in the Legislature has proposed an alternate budget.
UNION—On Monday, May 17, at 7 p.m., the Union Public Library will host a presentation on two of New Jersey’s most famous and colorful political figures of its past: Jersey City Mayor Frank Hague, and Atlantic City Mayor Enoch L. “Nucky” Johnson.
SPRINGFIELD — The AAA New Jersey Automobile Club will be hosting a driver improvement program at the AAA Car Care Center in Springfield (135 Route 22 East) on Tuesday, May 25 and Wednesday, May 26 from 5:30 – 8 p.m.
MILLBURN — Since their inception in 1996, the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre have ignited the careers of many notable performers, all of whom attended high school in New Jersey.