RAHWAY — The Rahway Public Library will be hosting “Be a Smart Consumer”, a series of talks presented by Florence Peterson, director of the Union County Division of Consumer Affairs.
SOUTH AMBOY — Three mayoral candidates heartily support the idea but one wants the city to forego a potential $3.6 million in new revenue rather
than engage in another waterfront redevelopment project.
SOUTH AMBOY — Nine candidates for Mayor and City Council have agreed to participate in a debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters.
STATE — Gov. Christopher Christie’s 2009 tax returns show that he and his
wife, Mary Pat, reported $544,047 in income, a $97,193 increase over the
$446,854 they reported in 2008.
SOUTH AMBOY — Congressman Frank Pallone visited the city to hit the campaign trail with Democratic candidates for Mayor and City Council over the weekend.
SOUTH AMBOY — Organist Brenda Day performed Sunday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, as part of the “Music at Saint Mary’s” classical concert series.
UNION– Richard Stockton College defeated host Kean University, 5-3, in New Jersey Athletic Conference tennis action on Monday afternoon.
JERSEY CITY — Six different Gothic Knights scored, highlighted by five points on two goals and one assist by sophomore midfielder KELSEY PLASKON (Clifton, NJ/Queen of Peace), and New Jersey City University outshot Polytechnic Institute of New York University, 33-0, en route to a 7-0 rout of the Blue Jays in a non-conference game on Monday afternoon at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.
STATE — New Jerseyans continue to be gloomy about their household finances. According to the most recent consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business, just one in five New Jerseyans (21%) report they are better off than a year ago.