CLINTON – Unity Bank and James A Hughes, Unity Bank President & CEO, will be honored with the Community Leadership Award by Chabad of Hunterdon County during the Ninth Annual Banquet Dinner May 31 at the Grand Colonial in Hampton.
EDISON – The Clara Barton Neighborhood Preservation Program, in conjunction with the Edison Clean Communities program, will plant flowers and clean up the area along Amboy Avenue tomorrow.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Although the U.S. economy added 115,000 jobs in April, the unemployment rate remained virtually unchanged at 8.1 percent, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics today.
When President Obama signed a formal agreement in Kabul on Tuesday to withdraw the majority of U.S. forces from Afghanistan by 2014, he spoke of a future Afghanistan, able to stand on its own as a respected member of the international community. “We have traveled through more than a decade under the dark cloud of war,” said Obama. “Yet here, in the predawn darkness of Afghanistan, we can see the light of a new day on the horizon.”