A Marine from New Jersey has been killed in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense reported.
Cpl. Christopher M. Monahan Jr., 25, of Island Heights, died November 26, 2012, during combat operations in Helmand province, the Pentagon said.
He was assigned to Combat Logistics Battalion 2, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, based out of Camp Lejeune, N.C.
June 19 is National Dine Out Day. Restaurants and vendors across the country are contributing a percentage of their revenues for the day to the NJ Relief Fund to benefit Superstorm Sandy victims.
One bird may have been responsible for several hundred Hoboken residents losing power.
One bird may have been responsible for several hundred Hoboken residents losing power. A spokeswoman for Public Service Electric & Gas says the bird touched a transformer on Clinton Street near Columbus Park Wednesday morning.