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5 Drug, 1 DWI Arrests Made By Raritan Police
RARITAN, NJ — Raritan Police reported making multiple arrests for drug possession, driving while intoxicated and criminal warrants recently. On Dec. 5: Melissa Bailey, 42, of Bridgewater, was arrested for numerous criminal warrants out of.
Santa Arrives at Somerville Hospital in SWATmobile
SOMERVILLE, NJ - Santa gets around this time of year in any number of ways - firetrucks, flatbed trucks, horse-drawn carriage, small airplanes, and courtesy of the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office, a huge, lumbering SWATmobile.
Bridgewater Commons Holiday, Christmas Eve 2018 Hours
BRIDGEWATER, NJ — There is one week left to shop before Christmas. If you are heading to the mall check out the holiday shopping hours for the 2018 holiday season. Bridgewater Commons in Bridgewater has announced it will be open on Christmas Eve for procrastinators. They'll also open early for early
Loaded Gun Found After Man Runs From Raritan Police
RARITAN, NJ — A gun loaded with hollow point bullets after a New York man ran away from police during a traffic stop in Raritan, police report. On Friday, Dec. 14 at 12:48 a.m. a Raritan Patrol Officer was investigating a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of the Shell Gas Station on Route 202 wh
Readington Man Indicted For Having Child Porn: HCPO
READINGTON, NJ — A Readington man was indicted on for distributing and having child pornography, Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced. Jose Perez Ortiz, 45, of Whitehouse Station was indicted on Dec. 13 by a Hunterdon County Grand Jury for one count of second-degree endangeri
Speed Limit Lowered On Summerhill Road/Rues Lane Intersection
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - In an effort to protect the safety of students coming in and around the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical High School located at the intersection of Rues Lane and Summerhill Road, the East Brunswick Township Council has passed an ordinance to lower the speed limit in all
Crash With Injuries Reported In Bridgewater
BRIDGEWATER, NJ — A motor vehicle crash with injuries is being reported Monday afternoon in Bridgewater. The crash is at Finderne Avenue and E Main Street, Bridgewater Police reported as of 3 p.m.
Somerset Street has Reopened in Both Directions
WATCHUNG, NJ - Somerset Street will be closed to North and South bound traffic from Johnston Drive to the Circle until further notice, police advised on Saturday. Plan Alternate Route.
Trader Joe's Will Not Confirm Bridgewater Location Rumors
BRIDGEWATER, NJ — An application for a specialty grocery store to come to Bridgewater was approved, but the identity of such store remains a mystery. Rumors have been circling by wishful residents that the store will be a Trader Joe's. The nearest Trader Joe's locations to Bridgewater are in Westfie
Priciest Home For Sale In Somerset County Drops $6.5 Million
FAR HILLS, NJ — The refurbished Cragwood Estate overlooking the Somerset Hills and Ravine Lake did not sell at auction at $23 million in October and is now selling for $6.5 million less.
Hillsborough: Grateful Grandfather Donates AED Device After Good Samaritans Save His Life
HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - On April 29, 2018, as Reanna Nelson played in a Hillsborough Soccer Club game, her grandfather, Romano Borgobello, was stricken while watching from the sidelines. When he became unresponsive, Hillsborough residents Kris Cauda and Alex Wnorowski both registered nurses, along with M
North Plainfield man to be resentenced for killing Raritan Township man
RARITAN TOWNSHIP - A North Plainfield man convicted of murdering a Raritan Township man in 2013 will be resentenced because a state appellate court found his 60-year sentence "shocks our judicial conscience."
Blood Drive Honors Memory of Local 9/11 Heroes
SOMERVILLE, NJ - Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset is holding a blood drive this month in honor of Thomas Gorman, of Middlesex, a longtime donor who died in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001 and his brother, John Gorman, of South Plainfield, whose life
NJ Weather: Storm Expected To Disrupt Holiday Travel This Week
A strong storm is expected to disrupt holiday travel in New Jersey this week, forecasters say. The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for a storm that forecasters say is supposed to resemble a nor'easter, packing strong winds and heavy rains that could cause flooding.
Somerville Town Center Gets OK For Main Street 5-Story Luxury Apartment Building
SOMERVILLE, NJ - Edgewood Properties, the developer of the Somerville Town Center luxury apartments on West Main Street, was given preliminary and final site plan approval by the borough Planning Board Wednesday night for a second five-story building with 153 luxury units and parking garage for 521
N.J. man admits he was high on heroin in crash that killed 1-year-old boy, report says
A Raritan Borough man, who admitted he was high on heroin when he struck a family on a sidewalk in Somerset County this summer, killing a 1-year-old boy, has pleaded guilty to seven charges, including first-degree vehicular homicide, according to media reports.
Watchung Woman Still Missing, Man Needs Kidney: Top News Of Week
SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ — It's been a busy second week of December and staying on top of all the local news can be tough. No worries, we have put together the top stories of the week for Somerset County.
Aggressive Fox Attacked Dogs: Top Morris Co. News
MORRIS, NJ — We know you're busy. Between work, family, and everything else, sometimes you don't have time to keep up with the news. Patch has got you covered: here are some stories you might have missed this week.
Two Arrested for Loitering to Get Drugs, According to Raritan Borough Police Report
RARITAN, NJ - Two men were arrested for loitering and drug charges Dec. 6 after a parking complaint was called in to the Raritan Borough Police, according to the police blotter report.
District 7 Congressman-elect Tom Malinowski stresses bipartisanship at Somerville event
SOMERVILLE – While passing laws in 2019 will not be an easy task with a split Congress, the key to getting things done will be bipartisanship, Congressman-elect Tom Malinowski believes.