I-78E To Garden State Parkway Ramp Completed

TRENTON—State Department of Transportation Commissioner Stephen Dilts announced Friday that work to re-engineer the I-78 eastbound ramp to the Garden State Parkway Union Toll Plaza is complete, noting that the work is among many improvements in recent years to benefit motorists along the busy corridor.

Celebrate Sukkot

EDISON – Go to the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison, for “Under a Sukkot Sky”, an intergenerational, community-wide celebration of the holiday of Sukkot, taking place on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 6:30 p.m. sharp.

Akbar Is Out

RAHWAY—Two weeks after the school board accepted his resignation effective in January, allowing him to exploit credits for time off and unused sick leave, disgraced Councilman Bobby Akbar resigned from the city’s governing body Tuesday.

Vas Pleads Not Guilty To State Charges

FREEHOLD – Assemblyman Joseph Vas appeared in Superior Court in Freehold Tuesday and pleaded not guilty to charges of improperly billing Perth Amboy for $6,000 in medical costs and receiving $25,000 in improvements to his home from a city vendor for free during his tenure as the city’s mayor.