EDISON — On Monday, Jan. 24, firefighters from around New Jersey will compete at the Cooked and Uncorked Food and Wine Festival benefiting New Jersey State Firefighter’s Mutual Benevolent Association and Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation.
NEWARK – The second annual American Heart Association Northern New Jersey Go Red For Women luncheon will be held on Friday, Feb. 11 at the Prudential Center in Newark from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
LINDEN – Linden Recreation will begin accepting registration for the summer day camp program on Tuesday, Jan. 11. The program will run from June 27 through Aug. 18, operating weekdays from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
EDISON –High school freshmen Shareef Ibraheem of Piscataway and Zubin Mulji of Edison were honored by the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth during a special award ceremony held at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, Rhona Eserner, Upper School Head at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison reported.
TRENTON – The New Jersey State Library and New Jersey Library Association are finalists for a $250,000 Pepsi Refresh Project.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia just asserted for a second time that our Constitution does not protect women against discrimination. That was one of the arguments for passing the proposed Equal Rights Amendment (ERA)., and ironically, people of Scalia’s “conservative” persuasion often countered that the ERA was not needed precisely because women are already protected by the 14th Amendment.
By Tina Dupuy On Saturday morning, 20 people were shot in a Tucson Safeway parking lot by a 22-year-old who stated on YouTube he “won’t pay debt with a currency that’s not backed by gold and silver.” Fifteen minutes after…
STATE – One hundred and fifty years ago today, an Elizabeth sea captain drew the first shots of the Civil War.
UNION — A man armed with a knife and hatchet attacked two women as they investigated misplaced items in their back yard early this morning, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said.