CLARK — Music students from Valley Road School performed in the 29th Annual Morris-Union Jointure Commission Music Festival Concert on Sunday, June 5, at New Providence High School
Remember those dark days after the 2008 financial collapse, when Congress vowed it would get tough with the banks? Well, that resolve seems to be dwindling. A move to undo some of the reforms legislators were touting just months ago was barely stopped on June 8.
TRENTON – A Union County construction contractor was sentenced to state prison today for using a stolen identity, a fictitious company, and fraudulent documents to successfully bid on public projects when his companies were legally barred from such projects.
RAHWAY – Police detectives arrested the owner and two employees of a West Grand Avenue convenience store after seizing 1,500 containers of synthetic marijuana and $9,000 in cash yesterday, according to Rahway Police Detective Capt. Joseph Simonetti.
STATE – While Iowa Republicans continue to court Gov. Chris Christie as a potential presidential candidate, Christie doesn’t fare well in a hypothetical race against President Barack Obama, according to a new national poll.
TRENTON – Beginning July 2, New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission agencies will remain open until at least 5:30 p.m. on weekdays and will add Monday hours, MVC Chairman and Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez announced Thursday.
NEWARK — PSE&G residential customers will pay 4.9 percent less for electricity this summer as the result of a price reduction that took effect June 1.
WASHINGTON, D.C. –– The Internal Revenue Service announced that approximately 275,000 organizations under the law have automatically lost their tax-exempt status because they did not file legally required annual reports for three consecutive years.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Law enforcement officers, educators, nurses and child study experts –180 people in total — will attend a day-long seminar offering training sessions on gang activity, drug trends, cyber bullying, and methods for dealing with substance abuse, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Thursday.