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AREA — Local residents can get ready for St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday with a pair of parades.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — To help prepare for public health emergencies, the Middlesex County Office of Health Services is reminding residents that they should have at least a three-day supply of food and water stored in their homes, with at least one gallon of water per person per day.
HAMILTON – This weekend we will turn the clocks forward (Daylight Saving Time officially begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 11), losing an hour of sleep in exchange for extended evening daylight hours.
ROSELLE — The Union County Homicide Task Force and the Roselle Police Department are continuing to investigate a shooting that killed two men and injured two others, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said.
TRENTON – Five members of a Newark family have been indicted for rolls in alleged schemes to defraud the state of more than $2 million by filing false claims for unemployment benefits, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Labor Commissioner Harold J. Wirths announced today.
For the big-spending U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the 2012 election season began early with a flurry of hard-hitting ads in six states that included attacks on two vulnerable Democratic senators — a harbinger of the $50 million-plus drive it plans to mount this election year.
EDISON–The Edison Police Department is seeking information regarding an unidentified male suspect that burglarized multiple rooms at the Sheraton Hotel on Feb. 19 during the late evening hours.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – America’s economy added 227,000 jobs in February, according to data released this morning by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. Employment rose in the professional and businesses services, health care and social assistance, leisure and hospitality, manufacturing, and mining sectors, though the overall unemployment rate remained at 8.3 percent.
WOODBRIDGE – An off-duty Woodbridge police officer who was working an extra-duty job at the Woodbridge Center Shopping mall shot and killed a man who allegedly threatened a woman at knifepoint yesterday afternoon, authorities said.