Oct. 26 at 9:15 p.m. – At Headquarters, Det. Kevin Shackleton arrested Linden resident John Reider, 21, and charged him with burglary, theft and criminal mischief. He was subsequently released after posting bail pending a court date
PERTH AMBOY – Last week, the City Council voted 3-1 to change the date of its non-partisan general election from May to November in 2012.
ARLINGTON, Va. – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense agency, today announced the opening of the nomination season for the 2011 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.
EDISON — The Middlesex County Division of Solid Waste Management will hold a Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day on Sunday, Nov. 21, at the Middlesex County College located at 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison.
Dear EarthTalk: Merino wool undergarments tout themselves as being kinder to the environment than other wools or synthetics. How is this so? — Stella Cooley, Bangor, ME
ROSELAND – The country’s economic downturn has created a new legion of entrepreneurs who are working from home after losing a job. As the year comes to a close and these people begin gathering information for their 2010 tax returns, many will consider using their home office as a tax deduction for the first time.
PISCATAWAY – The Diocese of Metuchen will sponsor “Hope and Healing: A Day for Bereaved Persons and Families” on Nov. 13 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane in Piscataway.
RAHWAY – On Sunday, Nov. 14 at 3 p.m., New Jersey Ballet will perform its family production of “Cinderella” at the Union County Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15.
CRANFORD – While the Thanksgiving through New Year period is traditionally known as a slower time for hiring, let this be an opportunity for you to get a competitive edge in the employment search.