BILOXI, Miss.—Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Charrich P. Charlemagne has graduated from the Ground Radio Communications Equipment Apprentice Course at Keesler Air Force Base, Biloxi, Miss.
WOODBRIDGE – The Parker Press Park in Woodbridge will again be transformed into a fine art and craft gallery on Saturday, Oct. 10.
CRANFORD—Dr. James T. Fisher, author of the recently published “On the Irish Waterfront: The Crusader, the Movie, and the Soul of the Port of New York” (Cornell University Press), will speak at the Cranford Community Center on Oct. 7.
Assemblyman Joe Cryan voted for all the taxes below, including a $500 million toll increase on the Turnpike and Parkway, a $400 million employer tax to support jobless benefits, and taxes and fees the Gov. Corzine has proposed on income,…
CAMDEN – A Linden man who is also facing murder charges in Hudson County was sentenced Thurdsay to 14 years, 8 months in federal prison for his role in an ecstasy distribution conspiracy, Acting U.S. Attorney Ralph J. Marra, Jr., announced.
PERTH AMBOY – The Urban Enterprise Zone Authority in Trenton has reauthorized Perth Amboy as an Urban Enterprise Zone for 15 more years.
OLD BRIDGE—A cat tested positive for rabies in the vicinity of Brookside Avenue and Central Avenue in Old Bridge, Middlesex County. Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer David A. Papi announced Thursday.
PERTH AMBOY—On Saturday, Sept. 26, members of the Perth Amboy Police Department and community representatives participated in the 13th annual Continental Airlines Plane Pull. This event benefits the New Jersey Special Olympics.
I suffer from misoneism…a highfalutin term for fear of the future. Well, actually I don’t. It just seemed a good way to get right at the nub of director Jonathan Mostow’s “Surrogates.” Truth is, most of us are misoneists to some extent or another. Which is why we are scared by—but nonetheless drawn to—sci-fi sagas set in a foreboding future.
SOUTH ORANGE – Seton Hall has announced the starting times and television assignments for its men’s basketball games for the 2009-10 season. The Pirates’ slate features 10 games on national television.
ROSELLE—It didn’t matter that it was 81 degrees outside. It was time to start making the ice. So underneath the arching timber roof at Union County’s Warinanco Skating Center, Kyle Gaestel got to work.
MONROE—Are you over 50 years of age? Do you have arthritis? You can still have an active life!
SCOTCH PLAINS—Pet lovers of all ages are invited to bring your dogs, cats, hamsters, gerbils and hermit crabs to the Willow Grove Church lawn on Sunday, Oct. 11 between 4 and 5:30 p.m. to receive a blessing from Pastor, Rev. Cynthia Cochran-Carney.