July 22 at 8:53 a.m. – Officer Keith Meehan investigated a report of criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, which was parked at a Florence Drive residence.
EDISON — Middlesex County College recently announced a new policy that prohibits smoking anywhere on campus.
ELIZABETH – Members of the United States Marshals Service and the Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a Newark man in connection with the May 9 murder of an Elizabeth man last week, authorities said.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Small nonprofit organizations at risk of losing their tax-exempt status because they failed to file required returns for 2007, 2008 and 2009 can preserve their status by filing returns by Oct. 15, under a one-time relief program, the Internal Revenue Service announced Monday.
RAHWAY — Rahway’s AARP chapter will hold its monthly trip to Atlantic City’s Showboat Casino on Thursday, Aug. 5.
SUMMIT – Overlook Hospital has announced a number of health screenings, lectures, classes and community events in August. Unless noted otherwise, call 1-800- 247-9580 to register. All programs are free unless otherwise indicated.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues this week with performances in four county parks.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival 2010 concert series continues on Wednesday, July 28, with a performance by Strawberry Fields. This free concert of music made popular by the Beatles begins at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
Dear EarthTalk: I’ve noticed that wildflower blooms in the mountains have been coming earlier and earlier in recent years. Is this a sign of global warming?