WOODBRIDGE — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $27,800 grant that will support an environmental education project in Woodbridge. High school students will take part in a community-based restoration project along the Raritan River.
TRENTON – Chevron U.S.A. Inc. will pay the state a civil penalty of $231,875 under a joint state-federal settlement that resolves allegations the company violated air pollution control laws at its asphalt refinery in Perth Amboy, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Bob Martin announced today.
NEWARK—Every year, more than 4.7 million Americans are bitten by dogs, and more than half of all victims are younger than age 14. Almost one in five of those who are bitten require medical attention for related injuries. Even the cuddliest puppy can bite if provoked, and most people are bitten by their own dog or one they know.
TRENTON – The Assembly Regulatory Oversight and Gaming Committee will hold a Thursday hearing to discuss the prospect of bringing casino gaming to the Meadowlands.
UNION COUNTY – United Way of Greater Union County’s (UWGUC) Golf Classic will be hosted on Monday, Aug. 6, at Canoe Brook Country Club in Summit, one of the county’s premiere private golf clubs. The premier 18-hole course has played host to the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifiers, the British Open International Final Qualifying America and the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, to name a few.