UNION COUNTY – The Union County Communications Center has begun providing emergency dispatch services for more municipalities, under a shared services initiative. The new arrangement is designed to help first responders in the Union County area continue to operate efficiently and effectively within the context of tight local budgets.
STATE – Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen 5.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.27 per gallon yesterday.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has been named one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals according to the 2012-13 U.S.News & World Report ranking of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals that was officially released earlier this month.
STATE — PSE&G residential customers will pay 2.8 percent less for electricity this summer – and 3.6 percent less on an annual basis – as the result of a price reduction that took effect June 1.