STATE – One in six state residents will be adversely affected by line-item vetoes to two programs in the budget that Gov. Chris Christie signed into law, according to Raymond J. Castro, a New Jersey Policy Perspective senior policy analyst.
PLAINFIELD — Authorities arrested a fugitive alleged member of the MS-13 street gang in Plainfield Friday afternoon, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
(StatePoint) Did you know you have more than 600 muscles in your body, including your tongue, heart and stomach?
UNION COUNTY — Literacy Volunteers of New Jersey (LVNJ) recently presented Marilyn Meyerowitz with the statewide Award for Tutor Excellence at the 2011 Literacy for Life Conference at Montclair State University.
EDISON — A new federal grant is funding free training at Middlesex County College in the allied health professions. Programs include Medical Office Specialist, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assistant, EKG Technician, and Phlebotomist.
CARTERET — National Pro Wrestling Superstars will team up with the Carteret Little League for a benefit fundraiser on Saturday, July 30, at 7:35 p.m. at Carteret’s Divine Mercy/Holy Family Parish Hall, 213 Pershing Avenue, just off Washington and Roosevelt Avenues.
DUNELLEN — Popular northeast pro wrestling promotion National Pro Wresling Superstars will pay tribute to WWE Hall-of-Fame manager Captain Lou Albano on Saturday, July 16, at 7:35 p.m.
CLARK — Summer Rec Camp began last week in Clark with a record 1,000 children signed up averaging 650 in attendance a day. Thursday is wacky water day, so the kids were cooled off with a visit from Combat Sports – playing water tag. (Photos courtesy of Clark Recreation)
STATE — Taxpayers who may have difficulty getting to an IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center during normal business hours Monday through Friday can visit an IRS office located at 100 Dey Place, Edison; 20 Washington Place, Newark or 600 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pa. on Saturday, July 16, from 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.