Genovese Family associates admit racketeering conspiracy

NEWARK — Two Springfield residents admitted in U.S. District Court in Newark to charges that they conspired with the Genovese organized crime family in an illegal sports betting website, said U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman. Joseph Graziano, 77, and Dominick J. Barone,…

Monroe Man Indicted On Charges Of Injuring 3 In Collision

MONROE — A grand jury sitting in Middlesex County handed up an indictment last week charging a Monroe Township man with injuring three people in a multiple vehicle crash, Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced.

Holt near your home

STATE — Rep. Rush Holt (D-12) is holding a series of community offices in towns throughout central New Jersey. Members of Holt’s staff will be available to assist residents who are having problems with Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, the VA,…

One year of senseless silence on gun violence

Voice of the People by James J. Devine

One year ago today, we lost 26 fellow Americans to gun violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. We lost 20 of our youngest students, and six dedicated school workers. To mark the anniversary of that tragedy with…

Monroe Teen Named To U.S. Rowing Scholastic Honor Roll

Katie Sessa (fourth from the top) is pictured with her Mercer Rowing Club teammates. (Photo courtesy of Mount Saint Mary Academy)

WATCHUNG – Rhythm, balance, and focus are essential to the mindset of any successful rower. As an accomplished member of the Mercer Rowing Club in Princeton, Mount Saint Mary senior Katie Sessa of Monroe Township has found that all three also translate to success in the classroom.

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