STATE – New Jersey residents will need their snow shovels this weekend, forecasters warned. Snow accumulations of up to 10 inches and wind gusts of up to 35 miles per hour are possible in some areas.
UTICA, N.Y. – With the United Nations climate change summit in Copenhagen in its final week, nearly half of Americans — 49% — say they are only slightly or not at all concerned about climate change, while 35% are somewhat or highly concerned, a new Zogby Interactive survey shows.
Uplifting, high-minded and inspirational, director Clint Eastwood’s “Invictus” is just what’s needed in our movie houses at this juncture.
STATE—The New Jersey Dental Association (NJDA) will host the national Give Kids a Smile! (GKAS) Children’s Dental Access Day for the 8th year on Friday, Feb. 5, 2010, at more than 80 participating locations around the state.
LINDEN – Police arrested an Elizabeth man who allegedly impersonated a police officer and harassed a Linden motorist on Dec. 15, authorities said.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Natha Singh, owner of four gasoline corporations that operate 12 gasoline stations located throughout New Jersey, has agreed to pay $57,389.48 in back wages to 32 workers after a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division investigation identified violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) at all 12 locations.
TRENTON – A former Essex County insurance company employee has been sentenced for her role in a scheme to steal more than $94,100 through fraudulent disability insurance claims, Attorney General Anne Milgram and Criminal Justice Director Deborah L. Gramiccioni announced.…
EDISON—Vladimir Reyes of Sayreville, an information technology director for the United Nations and the father of Wardlaw-Hartridge School fourth grader Mia Reyes, visited both of the Edison school’s fourth grade classes on Dec. 14 to discuss the Global Warming Summit in Copenhagen.
LINDEN—Kareem Draper and Daryl Moran celebrated the grand opening of their new unisex hair salon, Phenomenal Kutz “N” Stylz, located at 106 North Wood Avenue in Linden.