Unemployment Climbs To 9.8%

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The nation’s unemployment rate climbed to 9.8 percent in November, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics today. For the past three months, it had held steady at 9.6 percent.

Gang Members Plead Guilty To Charges Related To 2008 New Brunswick Murder

TRENTON – Two members of the Nine Trey Headbustas set of the Bloods street gang have pleaded guilty to racketeering for their roles in a gang-related murder in New Brunswick in 2008, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.

Linden Solar Farm Turns A Brownfield Green

LINDEN – The new Linden Solar Farm on the doorstep of Public Service Electric and Gas Company’s Linden Generating Station is one of four ground-mounted solar farms that the company is developing as part of its $515 million Solar 4 All™ program.

Rabid Raccoon Found In Edison

EDISON – A case of rabies in a raccoon within Edison Township was confirmed by the New Jersey State Department of Health and Senior Services Laboratory today. This is the third confirmed case of rabies in Edison for 2010.