ELIZABETH—Authorities have arrested four men and charged them with the death of Tanya Worthy, who was found inside her burning BMW on Oct. 28, 2008, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The religious beliefs and practices of Americans do not fit neatly into conventional categories. According to a new report based on a recent national survey by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life, large numbers of Americans engage in multiple religious practices, blending elements of diverse traditions.
Dec. 7 at 2:01 p.m. – At the Middlesex County Jail, Officer Ken Sarnecki arrested Rahway resident Gerard Early, 44, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court/motor vehicle violations. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.
WHITEHOUSE STATION – Those looking to cure that winter chill need look no further than their local Quick Chek store Wednesday, Dec. 16.
Dec. 7 at 7:45 a.m. – Officer Tara Hannan investigated a theft at Whittier Street. The case remains open.
Holiday Play • Dec. 18 & 19 at 7:30 p.m. – Perth Amboy High School, 300 Eagle Ave., will present Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas.” Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for children under 10. The Holiday Lane Marketplace opens at 5 p.m. For tickets, call Anita Dowd at 1-732-376-6200 ext. 23463
TRENTON –A Colombian national who formerly lived in Elizabeth pleaded guilty Monday to assisting suspended Department of Corrections administrator Gerald T. Kennedy in a bid rigging and kickback scheme involving hundreds of thousands of dollars in state contracts, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced.
EDISON—Kindergartners at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison learned how to say and count numbers in Latin on Dec. 9 from students in the Middle School Latin class.
LINDEN—Santa Claus paid an early visit to Linden’s Eighth Ward on Saturday, Dec. 5. Eighth Ward Councilwoman Michele Yamakaitis sponsored the fourth annual photos with Santa day at the Eighth Ward Community Center on Bedle Place.