STATE – Only about three weeks remain for families, individuals and businesses in New Jersey to register for federal assistance for damage suffered from Hurricane Irene.
LINDEN – A police chase that injured an officer and went through Linden and Roselle ended when the suspect’s car hit another vehicle and went airborne before landing on its roof and striking a house on the 1000 block of Seib Avenue in Elizabeth Saturday, authorities said.
TRENTON – On Monday, Gov. Chris Christie announced plans to appeal a court ruling that dismissed New Jersey’s legal efforts to force owners of a coal-fired Pennsylvania power plan to reduce its pollution.
RAHWAY – Union County Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for shooting a 21-year-old man near the 1700 block of Essex Street on Nov. 3.
UNION — The Occupy Wall Street movement has made the concentration of wealth at the top of society a central issue in American politics and some local citizens showed up on Morris Avenue to prove that Americans have power to change the situation.
RAHWAY — On Saturday, Nov. 5, Cub Scout Pack 47 of Rahway, along with their parents and siblings, met at Veteran’s Memorial Park on Grand Avenue. Armed with rakes, saws and bags everyone worked hard to clean all of the debris from the late October snowstorm.