UNION – Senior forward Jonathan Jones netted his 1,000th career point and hit the game-winner with four seconds remaining to lift the Kean University men’s basketball team to a 75-74 win over DeSales University in non-conference action on Tuesday evening.
RAHWAY — Kimberly Twerdak, a fifth grade student at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway, was recently elected to be Principal for the Day for the month of December.
UNION – The Kean University women’s basketball team limited University of Scranton to less than 22 percent shooting from the floor and forced 31 turnovers en-route to a 56-39 win in non-conference action on Tuesday evening.
ELIZABETH— Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth has recognized four young women for their academic and all-around achievements.
TRENTON – Legislation to help emergency medical technicians get back to work sooner was unanimously approved Monday by the state Senate.
STATE – New Jersey is one of ten states that lost a seat in the House of Representatives following the 2010 Census.
TRENTON – With no jackpot winner since Nov. 9, the Mega Millions top prize is worth $145 million in tonight’s drawing.
NEWARK – State Division of Consumer Affairs investigators, during an unannounced sweep of urban discount stores conducted this month, discovered holiday lights, decorations and other electrical items that bear counterfeit labels of the Underwriters Laboratory (UL) testing organization and may pose risks to consumers.
NEWARK – The former director of construction for P.C. Richard & Son Corporation was sentenced to five months in prison and five months of home confinement for accepting $80,000 in bribes from a New Jersey-based construction company, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Monday.