WEST TRENTON – State Police announced 13 arrests as the result of two large-scale investigations targeting illegal drug and gun trafficking.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced the overnight closure of the access road that runs underneath Route 22 connecting Long Avenue to the ShopRite shopping plaza in Hillside.
STATE – Nearly two-thirds of New Jersey residents are “very concerned” about price inflation, according to a quarterly consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business.
ROSELLE — Three contenders filed as candidates in the Democratic primary election for mayor in the Borough.
UNION COUNTY – Assistant Elizabeth Schools Superintendent Jerome Dunn will challenge state Sen. Ray Lesniak in June’s primary election.
PERTH AMBOY – Former Mayor Joseph Vas was sentenced to six and a half years in federal prison for corruption charges on Tuesday.
LINDEN — Competition for control of the city’s educational system will be decided on a Wednesday this year, as the annual school election has been set for April 27.
NEWARK – A Union County-based investment company and its owner will pay $8.25 million to settle a lawsuit filed when investors were defrauded through a Ponzi scheme and unauthorized investment of funds, under terms of a Final Judgment and Consent Order.
PERTH AMBOY – The Perth Amboy Fire Department is letting residents know that it is not conducting solicitations or fundraising at this time.