TRENTON — Bank of America will pay $67 million under a multi-state settlement for its alleged involvement in a nationwide scheme to rig bids and engage in other anti-competitive conduct that defrauded state agencies, municipalities, school districts and not-for-profit entities in their purchase of municipal bond derivatives, New Jersey’s Attorney General’s Office announced.
RAHWAY — Students Shammarah Bellande and Kyle Sanders from Mrs. Polanin’s class at Roosevelt School in Rahway show examples of the holiday cards they made for a joint forces EOD unit in Afghanistan.
NEWARK – A 33-year-old Rahway man was one of three people killed in Newark in a matter of hours this week.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Public Health Department has scheduled four additional flu shot clinics.
STATE — If the idea of gift giving and holiday celebrations makes you anxious and depressed, help is only a phone call away. CONTACT We Care, the award-winning crisis hotline has been easing people’s stress, loneliness, and depression by offering the gift of listening since 1975.
Nov. 29 at 8:14 p.m. – Officer Eric Seiden investigated a theft at Lawrence Street. The case remains open.
RAHWAY – The Rahway High School robotics team, RoboTribe, has been awarded a highly competitive $5,000 scholarship from NASA. This scholarship will enable the team to design and build a robot in order to compete in a USFirst regional competition in 2011.
ELIZABETH – Last month, students and teachers from the SkillsUSA club at Elizabeth Public High School’s John E. Dwyer Technology Academy accepted a $10,000 grant from Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation.
EDISON –Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway has been named a semifinalist for the 2011 Class of the Coca-Cola Scholars Program, Susan Swenson, director of college counseling at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison announced.