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Edison man charged in bank robbery, pursuit

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas J. Bryan of the Edison Police Department announced today that a township man was arrested and charged in connection with a bank robbery and police pursuit that ended with his arrest…

Two Garden State woman named named to Morehead U Dean’s List

MOREHEAD, KY — Kathleen J Mulligan of Clark and Gina Marie Ogletree of Edison, have been named to the Dean’s List  at Morehead State University for the spring 2014 semester. To be eligible for Dean’s List, a student must carry a semester GPA of…

Homeland security awarded funds doled out to nonprofit groups

– The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) awarded funding to the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness (OHSP) for nonprofit organizations under the 2014 Jersey City/Newark Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP).…

Edison-based company allegedly cheated consumers

NEWARK – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has filed a Complaint against CHW Group, Inc., d/b/a “Choice Home Warranty,” an Edison-based company that allegedly induced consumers to buy “comprehensive” coverage for crucial home systems and appliances, and then…

Shanice Spells of Edison Graduates from Albright College

READING, PA — Shanice Spells of Edison graduated with a bachelor of science degree in business administration and fashion merchandising. More than 330 graduates received diplomas at Albright College’s 155th Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 25, 2014. Spells now joins the…

Sex slavery kingpin pleads guilty

STATE – An Edison man who used violence and threats of violence to enslave women in a high-priced prostitution ring based in New Jersey pleaded guilty today to a human trafficking charge. The guilty plea – one of the first…

Edison Police Investigate Possible Carjacking Attempts

Edison police released these sketches of suspects in a possible carjacking attempt that took place on Jan. 16.

EDISON – Last week, police released sketches of two suspects who may be responsible for two possible carjacking attempts. The Edison Police Detective Bureau is investigating the two incidents, which may or may not be connected.

Remembering The Past: “Old” Menlo Park Mall Memories & More

Remembering the Past by Diane Norek Harrison

EDISON-Some memories from Tom: “I use to sell popcorn, pretzels and jelly apples from a stand outside of the old Walgreens before there was a roof in the ‘old’ Menlo Park Mall. Nordstrom’s was Montgomery Wards and Macy’s was Bambergers at that time.”