NEWARK—Carmine C. Inteso, Jr., the former mayor of Toms River, was arrested late Monday night on tax evasion charges by IRS–Criminal Investigation and FBI special agents upon his return to the United States from Afghanistan, where he had been working as a contractor, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced yesterday.
CAMDEN—On Tuesday, a federal grand jury for the District of New Jersey, sitting in Camden, returned a superseding indictment against eight New Jersey men – including one from Plainfield – who were allegedly involved in a heroin distribution conspiracy, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
To hear the media report it, President Obama is proposing a tax increase on wealthy Americans. That’s misleading at best. He’s proposing that everyone receive a continuation of the Bush tax cuts on the first $250,000 of their incomes. Any dollars they earn in excess of $250,000 will be taxed at the old Clinton-era rates.
PERTH AMBOY – Police arrested two demolitions workers on Monday who allegedly stole wallets and a video camera from a fire-damaged apartment building on State Street.
EDISON — Plays-in-the-Park, located in Roosevelt Park in Edison, will produce “Damn Yankees” as the second show of the Summer 2012 season under the stars. “Damn Yankees” will open on July 11, and will run through July 21, with no show on Sunday, July 15. Go see “Shoeless Joe from Hannibal, MO” take the Washington Senators baseball team by storm.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series begins its 52nd season of music on Wednesday evening, July 11, with a performance by “Tusk” – a band that recreates the greatest hits of Fleetwood Mac.