More Than Skin Deep

By Dan Felix, CFT I have trained for more years than I care to admit. My clients have included outdoor athletes and my training locations have included the sunny south west. Both of these situations expose human skin to very…

Anti-Drug Poster Contest Winners

Anti-Drug Poster Contest Winners – Students in Hehnly Elementary School’s fifth grade created posters demonstrating what keeps them away from drugs in a “What’s My Anti-Drug” poster contest sponsored by the Union County D.A.R.E. Officers Association. These three winning posters…

AAA Predicts Decline In Thanksgiving Holiday Travel

FLORHAM PARK—The number of Americans traveling during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend will drop slightly compared to last year, reports AAA. An estimated 41 million Americans are expected to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday 50 miles or more away from home, a…

Join the Great American Smokeout Today

STATE—Do you know someone who smokes and would like to quit? Help mark the Great American Smokeout today by encouraging a friend or family member to check out New Jersey’s free or low-cost Quit Services that have already helped thousands…

Vice President & Former Attorney General Indicted

HOUSTON – A grand jury in South Texas indicted Vice President Dick Cheney and former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales on for “organized criminal activity” related to alleged abuse of inmates in private prisons. The grand jury in Willacy County, in…

Fords Library Closes For Renovations

FORDS –The Fords Branch Library will close at 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 21, for interior renovations, Library Director John Hurley said. The library branch, located at 211 Fords Avenue, is expected to be closed for approximately eight weeks to…

Perth Amboy Animal Control Disappointed Carteret

CARTERET—Shoddy service from Perth Amboy animal control officials has jeopardized some $90,000 in fees from Carteret that would have been due under the terms of a shared services agreement. The two neighboring communities agreed in 2005 to have Perth Amboy’s…

IRS Warns Of Stimulus Payment Email Scam

MOUNTAINSIDE—The Internal Revenue Service wants you to know there may be a scam waiting in your e-mail inbox that looks very official but is dangerous to you and your computer. “We’re getting reports of people getting an e-mail that appears…