Lithuanian Art On Display At Skulski Gallery

CLARK – The Skulski Art Gallery of the Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will present an exhibit of Lithuanian art from April 25 through May 16. The opening reception is scheduled for Friday, April 25, from 8 – 10:30 p.m.…

Communicating With New Jersey Legislators Via E-Mail

By Michael M. Shapiro According to the Office of Legislative Services, the only way for residents of New Jersey to contact Legislators by email is through an online form available on the website for the New Jersey State Legislature, www.njleg.state.nj.us.

Leatherheads – 2 & ½ popcorns

By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic Director George Clooney’s “Leatherheads,” a sports comedy circa 1925, amuses in a rote fashion that manages to be consistently convivial without offering a novel nuance or saying anything of great consequence. It’s a testament…

Woodbridge Police Make Arrest In Easter Hit & Run

WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Police Department today announced the arrest of a township resident on charges of endangering the welfare of an injured person following the Easter Sunday, near-fatal hit and run motor vehicle accident that occurred on Route…

Senate Approves Paid Family Leave Bill

TRENTON – On Monday, the state Senate approved a bill which would provide paid family leave benefits for workers caring for sick family members and newborn or newly adopted children. The measure passed by a vote of 21 to 15,…

Agreement Reached On National Lead Site

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – County and local officials announced that an agreement was reached last week that will pay National Lead $82.5 million for a 400-acre waterfront property in Sayreville. The agreement paves the way for the remediation and redevelopment of…

Varela Bows Out Of Perth Amboy Race

PERTH AMBOY – Challenger Israel Varela dropped out of Perth Amboy’s mayoral race last week, saying that he didn’t want to split the vote among those not supporting Mayor Joseph Vas. Voters will choose between the incumbent mayor and community…

Bollwage Faces Challenge In June Primary

ELIZABETH – Mayor J. Christian Bollwage will face a challenge in the June primary election. Edward Bryant Koon, a juvenile detention officer at the Union County Juvenile Detention Center in Elziabeth, filed his petition Monday to run against the four-term…