STATE — Julie Kelly of Monroe Township, Middlesex County 4-H Lead Ambassador (center), and Kristie Von Thun of Monmouth Junction, Middlesex County Co-Lead Ambassador (not pictured), attended the New Jersey State Agricultural Convention Delegates’ Dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 8.
CRANFORD — Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ-7) will hold a town hall meeting in Cranford next week. It will take place from 6-8 p.m. at the Cranford Municipal Building, 8 Springfield Avenue.
MADISON– Students at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham, located in Madison, have been named to the Honor’s List for the Fall 2010 Semester.
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — Rebecca Alexandra Marchioni of Middlesex was named to the fall semester Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement at the School of Management at Binghamton University, State University of New York.
CARTERET — Authorities are actively investigating the death of a 17-year-old who was shot near the Carteret library Wednesday afternoon, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Carteret Police Chief John Pieczyski announced today.
TRENTON – The state Assembly is scheduled to vote on bills that would promote electric car purchases, tighten immunization exceptions and restrict salaries and benefits at local and state authorities on Thursday.
TRENTON – The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey and the New Jersey Prevention Network released a new public service campaign targeting binge and underage drinking in New Jersey’s 18-25 year old population on Wednesday.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Two former security officers for the New Brunswick Parking Authority have been sentenced for stealing a combined total of more than $100,000 in payments made by motorists to park in the city, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
STATE – The IRS sponsors community-based volunteer programs that offer free assistance with basic income tax preparation for qualifying taxpayers.