STATE – A New Jersey Appellate Court ruled today that convicted former Assemblyman Joseph Vas is entitled to back pay and benefits.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez has called for the release of oil from the federal government’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve to help lower rapidly-rising gas prices.
TRENTON – With no top prize winner for several weeks, the Mega Millions jackpot has ground to $105 million for Friday’s drawing.
CLARK – Clark Public Schools has recognized a teacher at each of the township’s four public schools and named Valley Road School teacher Paula Spence as the district’s Teacher of the Year. Spence will be eligible to be named Union County Teacher of the Year and could be considered for the New Jersey State Teacher of the Year award.
LINDEN – Police have released a sketch of a suspect in a Feb. 22 burglary at a home on the 1400 block of North Stiles Street.
TRENTON – Chief Justice Stuart Rabner announced the appointment of Alan Rosenthal as the 11th member of the Apportionment Commission on Thursday.
LINDEN – Police arrested a 17-year-old Newark resident in a stolen car early Wednesday morning after he nearly struck a patrol car and led officers on a brief chase, officials said.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present an evening of traditional Irish music as interpreted by McDermott’s Handy on Monday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
CRANFORD — The Irish have a long and proud history in New Jersey, yet no one had ever undertaken the enormous task of documenting their achievements — until now.