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Warren TD Bank robbery suspect sought by police
Around 2:15 p.m., a robbery was reported at the TD Bank on Mountain Boulevard here, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson and Warren Township Police Chief William Keane.
Why is flooding always so bad in North Jersey? The area used to be a prehistoric lake
The Passaic River Basin was a massive lake that formed 25,000 years ago after a glacier that covered a large portion of of North Jersey retreated leaving debris that blocked gaps in the Watchung Mountains, according to federal and state reports.
Truck Crash Closes Broadway Road In South Brunswick
The crash occurred at 1:50 p.m. on Broadway Road. Broadway Road is closed from Friendship Road to Miller Road for the next five hours Tuesday as a result of the crash, at least through 7 p.m. tonight, police said.
Cops need your help finding this bearded bank robber
Police are trying to identify a man they say robbed a TD Bank Saturday afternoon, the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office announced Tuesday.The man, who can be seen on security footage handing a piece of paper to a bank teller, walked into a TD Bank in Warren Township around 2:15 p.m. and demanded c
Court upholds Plainfield drug dealer's murder conviction
Jeremy Watson, 32, lost the fourth appeal of his conviction of murdering Michael Gregory, 41, in the park on March 24, 2006. Watson, who was also found guilty of shooting Gregory's girlfriend, Candice Baker, is serving a 77-year-sentence in New Jersey State Prison.
Morristown Medical Center Named Top NJ Hospital
The hospital was also named one of the top 20 hospitals nationwide for cardiology and heart surgery, and one of the top 50 in the nation for gastroenterology and GI surgery. In addition, it was the number four hospital in the New York Metro area.
Gabriel Does it Again: North Brunswick resident grows 13-foot tomato plants
Gabriel Chiappetta, an 87-year-old resident of North Brunswick, received San Marzano tomato seeds from his cousin, Antonio Chiappetta, who lives in Canada, which have grown into six 13-foot tall vines. Chiappetta had to build an extension on his existing garden, since the vines outgrew the enclosure
Critical Contrast: Peapack-Gladstone Financial Co. Common Stock (PGC) versus Barclays (BCS)
Peapack-Gladstone Financial Co. Common Stock (NYSE: BCS) and Barclays (NYSE:BCS) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, valua
Franklin Township to Host Annual Week of the People Back to School Event
FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ -Week of the People, Inc., (WOP) in partnership with the Somerset Community Action Program (SCAP) and the Hamilton Street Marketing Committee presents aBack-to-School Eventon Saturday, August 25, 2018, at Naaman Williams Park, which is located at 1 Matilda Ave., Somerset, NJ, f
Video highlights and interviews from Middlesex football practice
MyCentralJersey.com high school football analyst Marcus Borden continued his sixth annual Greater Middlesex Conference Camp Caravan tour of preseason practices with a visit to Middlesex on Tuesday.Following is a look back at Borden's live updates from Middlesex's practice, which includes video inter
$7M settlement for man injured in fall in icy bank parking lot
Chetan Vaidya, of Plainsboro, hit the unsalted ground while trying to step on a sidewalk to use the ATM at a Bank of America branch in Rocky Hill on Feb. 9, 2015.
Somerset County 4-H Fair Returned to Bridgewater (Photo Gallery)
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County 4-H Fair came to North Branch Park last week, as thousands visited the grounds to see all the 4-H has to offer.Guests enjoyed seeing cows, pigs, goats, sheep, dogs and many more animals, while also exploring trains, RC cars, artwork, plants and much more during
This is AmeriKKKa: Trump Spent His Vacation With Bikers Who Sport Nazi Tattoos on the Anniversary of Charlottesville
A group of white men, who called themselves "Bikers for Trump" joined the president on his 1,345th vacation since taking office. On Saturday at Trump's National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., Trump tried to look like the tough guy but ended up looking like he was constipated while posing for photos
Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump's new image man
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — For years he dutifully carried out Roger Ailes' orders, earning himself the nickname "the Butler" at Fox News.Now, Bill Shine is serving the same role under President Donald Trump.The former news executive, who was formally brought into the White House last month as deputy c
NJ Transit: Positive train control installation cancels more trains
Additionally, the NJ Transit 7th Avenue Concourse at Penn Station suffered "substantial damage to the ceiling and entrance to the concourse" during this past weekend's flash flooding in New York City. The area is closed while the damage is being repaired. The platform entrance to the escalator for t
Rondo Is Bridgewater's Pet Of The Week
"After my two human children went off to college, it's my cat son (Rondo) and I who hang outside together after work. He loves to stretch, enjoys the heat of the sidewalk and even shares an occasional glass of red wine with me."
Trump Supporters Arrested on Local Charges
READINGTON, NJ – Police said three men who were selling Trump T-shirts and buttons here were sought on arrest warrants, but that they didn’t involve extradition.
Roxbury Runaways Found OK in New Brunswick
ROXBURY, NJ – Two 15-year-old Roxbury boys with behavioral problems, who ran away from a residential facility last Friday, were found today in New Brunswick after they called relatives.The boys, Jason Stevens and Matthew Canfield, left the Bonnie Brae residential school for boys in Basking Ridge on
NJ's first case of West Nile virus confirmed; more mosquitoes test positive
The rise of West Nile virus-carrying mosquitoes reported so far this summer will be exacerbated, experts anticipate, by the recent heavy rains and floods.
Rotary Fair Opens Tuesday, Aug. 14
HILLSBOROUGH, NJ -The brightly lit midway arch is once again expected to welcome an average of 15,000 local residents to the annual six-day Rotary Fair beginning Tuesday, August 14.