TRENTON – Five people, including a freeholder who is the husband of state Sen. Teresa Ruiz, were indicted today for election fraud, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced.
STATE—In observance of World AIDS Day on December 1, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services is joining organizations across the state to raise awareness of the impact of HIV/AIDS and to encourage residents to get tested for HIV.
Bake Sale • Dec. 4 & 5 from 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Best Friend Dog & Animal Adoption will hold a holiday bake sale at its thrift shop, 1750 E. Second St., Scotch Plains. Take a 50% discount…
RAHWAY—The Kiwanis Builders Club at Rahway Middle School held its annual Food for Friends food drive this November. Students in grades six through eight brought in non-perishable food items.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Department of Health & Human Services will administer H1N1 vaccine (Thimerosal-free) to Woodbridge Township infants from the age of 6 months to 35 months (3 years of age) at a clinic scheduled on Wednesday, Dec. 2, from 3 to 7 p.m., at the Woodbridge Township Health Center, 2 George Frederick Plaza.
SCOTCH PLAINS—All those young at heart and anyone who enjoyed the 12 O’Clock Club programs in the past, are invited to Willow Grove Presbyterian Church, Scotch Plains at noon on Tuesday, Dec. 15, for a luncheon and Christmas program.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new law that went into effect Nov. 6 extends the first-time homebuyer credit five months and expands the eligibility requirements for purchasers.
NEWARK – Sophomore Herb Pope (Aliquippa, Pa) posted his fourth straight double-double with 22 points on 10-of-14 shooting, 11 rebounds, and added five blocks to lead the Seton Hall men’s basketball team to a 93-53 victory over NJIT on Monday night.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Imagine being able to enjoy a delicious treat sweetened by the knowledge that a contribution to breast cancer research is being made. This was a reality for thousands of New Jersey residents who took part in Panera Bread’s® Pink Ribbon Bagel Campaign.
STATE – For military service members stationed around the globe, holiday gifts are a big morale boost. Northern New Jersey postal officials are, therefore, reminding the public there is still time to mail holiday packages to military personnel at overseas military installations, including Iraq and Afghanistan.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Division of Senior Services will host its 13th annual holiday celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 22 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Rahway Senior Center, 1306 Esterbrook Avenue.
LINDEN—With the winter season approaching, Linden students, faculty and staff from various schools are collecting food and have created baskets for families in the local community.
CLARK—Clark Cub Scout Pack 145 collected bundles of toys during Clark’s Holiday Winter Festival last Sunday in support of the Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots program.