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Sayreville celebrating July 4 on June 28

Sayreville will celebrate Independence Day this year on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. in John F. Kennedy Park on Washington Avenue in Parlin with a community festival and fireworks.  The celebration will feature live entertainment, children’s games, small carnival rides, pony…

Pallone would ban cosmetic plastic microbeads

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) introduced legislation, the Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2014, that would prohibit the sale or distribution of personal care products that contain synthetic plastic microbeads.   These small bits of plastic, used as exfoliants…

Mikulak dies at 65

STATE — Former Assemblyman Stephen A. Mikulak, a resident of Colonia section of Woodbridge Township died Monday, June 16 at the JFK Medical Center in Edison.  Mikulak was a Republican who served two terms in the New Jersey General Assembly,…

Seal a Deal or Heal for Real?

Hoping to finalize his signature domestic policy initiative before he delivers his first State of the Union address in a few short weeks, President Barack Obama sat down with top Democratic leaders from Capitol Hill at the White House on Wednesday.