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See These East Brunswick Homes In Holiday Light Contest
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — There are two holiday contests underway in East Brunswick: Best decorated home in the township and a holiday pet photo contest. See these houses below that have registered for the competition and vote for your favorite. (10 Center Lane in East Brunswick won the Halloween Decorat
Why parts of Middlesex County may smell awful through December
EAST BRUNSWICK — People in the area of the Middlesex County Landfill may notice what officials are calling "some unpleasant odors" as work is done to improve the facility. The odors could last through the end of December, according to a Facebook post from the South River Police Department. Work is c
Man sought in road rage killing of N.Y. firefighter arrested at N.J. motel
A man sought by police in the death of a on-duty death New York City firefighter in a weekend road rage incident was arrested in Middlesex County late Monday. Joseph Desmond, 29, was taken into custody by the NYPD and the U.S. Marshal’s Service for a parole violation at the Circle Motor Lodge on Rou
Westfield Public Schools students in grades 6 through 12 to perform in wintertime concerts
The students in Westfield will be providing the community with a winter’s worth of musical entertainment. Westfield Public School students in grades six through 12 will perform in concert through Feb. 9. All of the concerts begin at 7 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
What's that smell in Sayreville?
SAYREVILLE - At least one Parlin section resident is wondering what is the "overwhelming odor" that has been waking her up from a deep sleep. "The odor is so pervasive that candles, incense, oil diffusers do nothing to staunch the smell," Sunnie DeToma said in an email. "It’s much worse than it was
East Brunswick Board of Education approves energy savings plan
EAST BRUNSWICK–In an ongoing effort to save the district money, the East Brunswick Board of Education approved a resolution implementing an Energy Savings Plan. School Business Administrator Bernardo Giuliana said the district has been working on the energy saving improvement program for about two y
New Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Pediatric Emergency Department opens
NEW BRUNSWICK - Ready for the youngest patients, the new 24-hour Pediatric Emergency Department at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, opened its doors at 7 a.m Tuesday.
Jerry Spathis Rockabilly Band to perform Dec. 21
The Jerry Spathis Rockabilly Band will perform a night of oldies and memories on Dec. 21 at Sunny Palace, 1069 Route 18, East Brunswick. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Comedian Doug Karpf will open the show at 8 p.m., followed by the band at 9:15 p.m.
Police officer shot on Staten Island to be released from hospital
FORT WADSWORTH, Staten Island (WABC) -- An NYPD officer who was shot in the stomach during a standoff with a suspect on Staten Island is set to be released from the hospital Tuesday.
Child Rapist, Man Who Sold Child For Sex, Drug Dealers Among Those Under Murphy, Grewal Protection in New Jersey, Taken Out by ICE
TRENTON-New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal have effectively cut the U.S. Immigration and Customs department out of everyday life for police in New Jersey but a sweep last week details the types of criminals the hands-off directive will be safeguarding.
Aldi reopens New Brunswick store, completes $35 million statewide remodel
NEW BRUNSWICK - Aldi celebrated the grand reopening of its remodeled store here on Dec. 6 to mark the completion of a $35 million company initiative to renovate 29 New Jersey stores and $1.9 billion plan to remodel and expand more than 1,300 stores nationwide by the end of 2020,
Man killed in police-involved shooting on Staten Island is identified
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The man killed in a police-involved shooting Sunday night in Fort Wadsworth has been identified. Faustino Dioso, 50, was fatally shot by police after he allegedly rushed the officers with a knife, according to a law enforcement source.
Man Hit By Car, Dies From Injuries In Linden: Police
LINDEN, NJ — A pedestrian who was hit by a car on Monday night in Linden has died from his injuries, police reported at 8 p.m. The crash was reported in the area of N Wood Avenue and Elizabeth Avenue at 5:30 p.m., Linden Police Lt. Christopher Guenther reported.
Bloomfield man sentenced to 55 years for 'cold-blooded' murder of Rahway woman
ELIZABETH - An Essex County man who murdered a woman inside her Rahway home three years ago has been sentenced to 55 years in state prison, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan said in a news release Monday.
10 from Middlesex County arrested in ICE sweep that detains 105
Immigration officials arrested 105 immigrants and foreign nations during a five-day sweep that included several who were wanted by Interpol, federal officials said on Friday. Of the 105 detained in the sweep, 10 of them were reported to be from Middlesex County. Including Middlesex, the sweep target
Colts Neck killings: Who will inherit Keith Caneiro’s estate?
Who will inherit the estate of Keith Caneiro, the Colts Neck man who authorities say was killed, along with his wife and two children, by his brother last month?. It may take a court decision to settle that question now that his will is being contested.
Local girls win robotics qualifying competition
The Athenians, a First Lego League (FLL) robotics squad comprised of nine Girl Scouts - eight of whom live in East Brunswick and one who lives in Piscataway - came in 1st place at an FLL Qualifying Competition on Saturday, November 17, 2018. The competition was hosted by Central Jersey College Prep
The Pines Versus the Oaks: Argument Presented Against New Construction On Tices Lane
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Local historian Richard Walling presented an "Objector's Case" against the proposed Hidden Oaks Woods Development which would bring 275 apartments, parking, a recreation center, and a swimming pool to the intersection of Tices Lane and Harts Lane at the East Brunswick Planning B
Update: Newark Man Arrested After Attempted Robbery, Carjacking That Lead to SWAT Standoff in Linden
A Newark man is in custody and facing numerous serious charges after allegedly committing an attempted robbery and carjacking at gunpoint, then breaking into a Linden home and engaging police in a nearly five-hour standoff on Sunday, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan and Linden Polic
Women's Theater Company Presents
(PARSIPPANY, NJ) --Â The Womenâ€™s Theater Company, a professional theater company in Parsippany, NJ, presents Carol Channeling, Caroling starring Maggie Graham with Music Direction by Seth Weinstein on.