STATE — The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management, encourages New Jersey residents and visitors to consider NJ Alert, while preparing for the 2010 Hurricane Season.
NEWARK – Refrigerators and freezers manufactured before 1990 can use up to three times more electricity than newer appliances and can cost a typical household $150 a year to run.
LAKEWOOD – The BlueClaws fell behind 5-0 early Monday night against the Hagerstown Suns (Nationals) and couldn’t recover, losing 6-3.
Trisha Menon of the Academy of Allied Health (Woodbridge) was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
MIDDLESEX — Our Lady of Mount Virgin Parish will once again host their popular Carnival from June 2 -5. Hours are Wednesday and Thursday from 6-10 p.m., Friday 6-11 p.m. and Saturday 5-11 p.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The Youth Activities Committee of the New Brunswick Elks Lodge 324 held its Students of the Month Recognition Awards Ceremony on May 3. Students who received “Student of the Month” recognition throughout the year were honored.
Dear EarthTalk: What’s being done to clean up hog farming operations in places like Iowa and North Carolina and others where the industry is quite large? I’ve heard horrific stories about man-made “lagoons” of animal waste spilling into and fouling rivers and groundwater and the like.
Skin cancer accounts for roughly half of all reported cancer cases in the US. Non-melanoma skin cancers, such as basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma, are the most common forms of skin cancer, while melanoma is the most serious type.
What if the Canada goose were our unofficial state bird? I can picture the angry mob forming at the mere suggestion!
In Virginia, a male Census Bureau worker, in clear violation of the Fourth Amendment guarantee against unreasonable searches and seizures, reportedly forced his way into a home after being informed by a 19-year-old boy that his mother was asleep and unavailable to answer his questions at that time.
EDISON — A construction worker living in Ridgefield was arrested this morning on a charge of murder in the fatal stabbing of a 44-year-old Edison man on July 31, 2000, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Edison Police Chief Thomas J. Bryan announced.
TRENTON – Law enforcement agencies throughout the state will be cracking down on unbuckled motorists and their passengers as part of the annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign, Division of Highway Traffic Safety Director Pam Fischer announced today.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Two men have been arrested on charges arising from the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man in New Brunswick, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Peter Mangarella announced Sunday. An intensive investigation…