MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Middlesex County Division of Consumer Affairs is warning residents of a new check scam that asks recipients to deposit a cashier’s check into their personal checking account and then draw against it as part of a “Secret Shopper” program. A second scam uses victims to send fraudulent checks via post mail.
ROBBINSVILLE – To help minimize the risk of heat-related injuries, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) is now requiring all coaches to take the National Federation of State High School Associations’ (NFHS) free online course “A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention.”
One’s worst fears are imagined, realized and rummaged through to no end in director Len Wiseman’s “Total Recall,” a more or less reimagining of the 1990 film, also inspired by Philip K. Dick’s short story, “We Can Remember it for You Wholesale.” It tempted me to visit Rekall, where I could buy memories of a better movie. I don’t think I did.
TRENTON – In just two short years, the cost of living for seniors on a fixed income in New Jersey has increased 8 percent, according to statistics released today by the New Jersey Foundation for Aging (NJFA).