TRENTON – A special Assembly panel will meet Thursday to consider ways to improve New Jersey’s economy and create jobs.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Intersect Fund, a non-profit organization that provides a variety of business training services to low-income entrepreneurs, recently received a $5,000 grant from The Provident Bank Foundation.
TRENTON – Three Newark men were arraigned in court Monday on charges that they allegedly operated “chop shops” and sold the parts from stolen automobiles, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced. A bench warrant was issued for a fourth defendant.
VAN NUYS, Calif. – More than 150,000 troops will be deployed in Afghanistan and Iraq this holiday season. In thanks for their service, Cinnabon is raising money for Operation Gratitude to send “Hugs from Home” care packages to our nation’s heroes.
RAHWAY–Registration is open for the Encaustic Painting Workshop with Francesca Azzara at Arts Guild New Jersey at 1670 Irving Street in Rahway, on Saturday, Oct. 23.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno and Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher officially declared the fall agritourism season underway earlier this week.
EAST BRUNSWICK – Pollo Tropical®, famous for its citrus-marinated grilled chicken and Caribbean flavors, is bringing a taste of the tropics to East Brunswick with the grand opening of its newest location at 641 Route 18 South on Friday, Oct. 8.
POMONA–New Jersey City University senior setter ALEX JOHANESEN (Bridgewater, NJ/Bridgewater-Raritan) delivered 13 assists to close in on 2,500 for her career but two-time defending New Jersey Athletic Conference champion Richard Stockton College swept the Gothic Knights, 25-6, 25-11, 25-12, in an NJAC match on Tuesday night at the Stockton Sports Center.
UNION – The Kean University men’s lacrosse alumni game will be held on Sunday, October 24, at 10:30 a.m., on East Campus. For more information, contact Head Coach Shelley Sheiner at email@example.com or (908) 737-0629.