ELIZABETH — The ringleader of a group of thieves who broke into the home of and terrorized an elderly Plainfield resident pleaded guilty in court Tuesday, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
TRENTON — People collecting unemployment may now receive their benefits one day earlier in the week, if they use the newly expanded website services of the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
EDISON – Friday, April 8, will be the final day to use the Edison Light Transit service to the Edison Train Station.
TRENTON – The Mega Millions lottery jackpot has soared to $244 million for tonight’s drawing.
RAHWAY — The Arts Department of Rahway High School is intensely at work preparing for the annual spring musical, “West Side Story”, to be presented this weekend at the high school auditorium. Evening performances on Friday and Saturday are at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday’s matinee is at 2 p.m.
Dear EarthTalk: Instances of people with thyroid problems seems to be on the rise. Is there an environmental connection? — Dora Light, Waukesha, WI
RAHWAY — Melissa, a fourth grader from Mrs. Klein’s class at Madison Elementary School in Rahway, reads to her first grade buddies during the school wide celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday earlier this month.
CRANFORD – On Wednesday, March 23, Union County College will host world-renowned artists Joanna Quinn and Les Mills of Beryl Productions International Ltd. They will be presenting an animated, multimedia visiting artist lecture entitled “Drawings that Move” at 1 p.m. in the Roy Smith Theater on the college’s Cranford Campus.
UNION — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County, Union Club will host a six-class SAT preparation series leading up to the May 7 SATs, in collaboration with the Chandler Learning Center.