CRANFORD—In celebration of Black History Month, the Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present noted vocalist Van Frazier, who will perform a selection of spirituals on Wednesday, Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m.
TEANECK — Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Metropolitan Campus has released the names of New Jersey students who qualified for the Honors List for the Fall 2010 Semester.
CARTERET — Authorities are actively searching for a man who has been charged with fatally shooting a 17-year-old male in Carteret, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Carteret Police Chief John Pieczyski announced this weekend.
NEW BRUNSWICK – County officials introduced a $405 million budget Thursday night. The spending plan requires $320 million in taxes and adds one penny to the tax rate.
TRENTON – A bill sponsored by state Sen. Joseph F. Vitale to allow pharmacies in New Jersey to sell hypodermic syringes and needles without a prescription was approved by the Senate Thursday by a vote of 28-12.
TRENTON – Legislation that would make it illegal for employers to ask out-of-work New Jerseyans not to apply for job vacancies has been re-approved by the Assembly.
LINDEN – Last week, three new police officers were sworn in during a ceremony at City Hall.
LINDEN – A 32-year-old Sayreville man was arrested last week and charged with shoplifting three cans of baby formula from a Linden supermarket, police said.
TRENTON – Legislation to bar those convicted of crimes from serving on school boards and requiring board members to undergo criminal checks received final legislative approval on Thursday.