STATE–With Labor Day only a few short weeks away, many New Jerseyians are starting to plan the unofficial end of summer with a celebration of friends, family and of course-BBQ!
TRENTON – New Jersey’s Treasury collected $54 million more in income taxes in July than in July 2011, a sign that the state’s economy will generate the revenue necessary to meet the needs of taxpayers in fiscal 2013, said Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff and Treasury Chief Economist Dr. Charles Steindel.
Blood Drive • Aug. 17 from noon – 6 p.m. – Burger King, 439 Morris Ave., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive in conjunction with New Jersey Blood Services. Donors must be 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh at least 110 lbs., and present photo or signed ID. Donors over 75 can keep donating with a note from their doctor. First time donors must know their Social Security number. Info: 1-800-933-2566.