I-78E To Garden State Parkway Ramp Completed

TRENTON—State Department of Transportation Commissioner Stephen Dilts announced Friday that work to re-engineer the I-78 eastbound ramp to the Garden State Parkway Union Toll Plaza is complete, noting that the work is among many improvements in recent years to benefit motorists along the busy corridor.

Celebrate Sukkot

EDISON – Go to the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison, for “Under a Sukkot Sky”, an intergenerational, community-wide celebration of the holiday of Sukkot, taking place on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 6:30 p.m. sharp.

Learn About Prostate Cancer

SCOTCH PLAINS – If you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, there are a lot of treatment options to consider. Urologist Brett Opell, MD will provide a prostate cancer update on Monday, Sept. 14 at 5:30 p.m.

Akbar Is Out

RAHWAY—Two weeks after the school board accepted his resignation effective in January, allowing him to exploit credits for time off and unused sick leave, disgraced Councilman Bobby Akbar resigned from the city’s governing body Tuesday.

Residents Want Holley To Resign

ROSELLE—Calls are rising for Roselle Borough Councilman Jamel Holley resign in the wake of criminal charges leveled against him for tampering with ballots in the 2006 Democratic primary for borough council.

Sierra Club Nixes 2 Dems

UNION COUNTY—The New Jersey chapter of the Sierra Club endorsed four Union County lawmakers for the Assembly, but the organization denied re-election support to two prominent Democratic incumbents.