UNION COUNTY – The National Organization of Sierra Leoneans in North America (NOSLINA) has named Freeholder Mohamed Jalloh as a recipient of the Distinguished Community Service Award.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department will offer a trip to the Mohegan Sun Hotel & Casino in Connecticut. On Saturday, June 2, the bus will leave at 8:45 a.m. from the Edison Municipal Complex, 100 Municipal Boulevard.
EDISON – Twenty-five Metuchen High School students participated in the Middlesex County Arts High School Student Festival held May 1 at Middlesex County Community College. The festival was the culminating event for the 12-week Arts High program.
NEWARK – Waya Nwaki admitted his role in an Internet fraud ring that stole more than $1.3 million from bank and payroll processing accounts in New Jersey and elsewhere after “phishing” confidential account information, New Jersey U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Wednesday.
NEWARK – A Canadian man was sentenced to 30 months in prison Wednesday for smuggling more than 800 grams of cocaine into the United States from the Republic of Costa Rica, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
The City of New York has withdrawn its efforts to use eminent domain to acquire properties within a 62-acre “Iron Triangle” in the Willets Point section of Queens near Citi Field and downtown Flushing.