NEWARK – Fugitives hiding from the law in New Jersey will soon have the opportunity to surrender safely at a neutral location, take responsibility for their crimes and receive favorable consideration from the court.
TRENTON—Attorney General Anne Milgram announced Monday that the state has prevailed on all counts of a lawsuit it filed a year ago charging New-York-based cigarette seller Red Jacket Tobacco with illegal business practices related to the advertising and sale, by mail order, of “tax free” cigarettes in New Jersey.
TRENTON—The owner of an Elizabeth construction business was sentenced Friday to 39 months in federal prison for paying bribes to a former Linden housing official in return for hundreds of thousands of dollars in contracts, Acting U.S. Attorney Ralph J. Marra, Jr., announced.
TRENTON – Do you buckle-up every ride? Do you talk on your cell phone or send a text message when you’re behind the wheel? Do you drive faster than the posted speed limit? Did you know that 85 percent of traffic crashes are caused by these types of dangerous driving behaviors?
CLARK – Senior Emily Vargas is the winner of Arthur L. Johnson High School’s Crusader Award for September.
CLARK—The Clark chapter of Unico invites area residents to enjoy the third annual Italian American Feast to be held this weekend in Clark.
CLARK—Clark AARP Chapter #3733 will meet on Friday, Oct. 16 at 1 p.m. at the Brewer Senior Center, 430 Westfield Avenue, Clark.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Republican Party will host a town hall meeting discussion about “How to Make NJ Affordable Again” on Wednesday, Oct. 14, from 7:30-9 p.m. at the Rahway Italian American Club, 570 New Brunswick Avenue.
RAHWAY—Rahway AARP Section #607 held its first fall meeting on Thursday, Sept. 10, at its regular place of meeting, the Senior Center, 1306 Esterbrook Avenue in Rahway.
PERTH AMBOY—Cadet Joey Collado graduated from the New Jersey National Guard ChalleNGe Youth Program on Aug. 29. Collado, of Perth Amboy, is one of the 105 New Jersey teens in the program’s 30th graduating class.
BROOKLYN, N.Y.—Senior forward JILMAR PEREZ (Princeton, NJ/South Brunswick) scored twice in the first half as New Jersey City University outshot Brooklyn College, 36-2, and posted a 5-1 win over the Bridges in a non-conference game on Monday night at the Aviator.
CLARK—Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway will benefit from a community fundraiser sponsored by the Windsor Diner in Clark on Monday, Oct. 19 from 5-9 p.m.
Oct. 3 at 2:18 a.m. – In the vicinity of 159 Terminal Avenue, Officer George Marmarou arrested Union resident Paul Rebelo, 27, on outstanding warrants from Brielle and Hillside for contempt of court. He was subsequently released on his own recognizance.