Red Ribbon Day Activities Planned

CRANFORD – A community parade, a moonwalk, a petting zoo, rock climbing, and even a helicopter landing and a special guest visit from Batman are all part of the fun at the 11th Annual Red Ribbon Day in Union County,…

Clark Police Blotter

Oct. 6 at 11:38 a.m. – At the Southern State Correctional Facility, Det. Alex Yanes arrested Lakehurst resident Jason Corliss, 27, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.

Community Calendar

Spaghetti Dinner • Oct. 23 from 4-8 p.m. – The Prodigal Foundation will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner at the Hungarian American Citizens Club, 95 Port Reading Ave., Woodbridge. Tickets cost $8 for adults; $4 for children 6-11 and free for children 5 and under. Proceeds will be used to help children with cancer. For info, call 1-732-636-9200.

Suspicious Death Under Investigation

NEW BRUNSWICK—Authorities are investigating the death of a 40-year-old man who was found in a parked car this morning, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Anthony A. Caputo announced.

Debate Defeated Daggett

STATE—Although Chris Daggett’s campaign received positive marks for his performance in the first gubernatorial debate, the independent candidate’s ambitions seems to have been squashed in the second and last televised meeting with GOP gubernatorial candidate Chris Christie and incumbent Jon Corzine.

Battered Christie Aims At Issues

STATE—GOP gubernatorial candidate Chris Christie is trying to get voters to focus on the upcoming election as a choice between him and incumbent Jon Corzine, but he is often distracted on the campaign trail.