HIGHLANDS – Mayor Anna Little declared victory this morning in a very close race against Diane Gooch in New Jersey’s 6th Congressional District Republican Primary. However, Gooch is not prepared to concede defeat until all the votes are counted.
AREA – Organization-backed candidates won most of the contested races on Tuesday’s primary ballots. The main exception was Linden.
CLARK — Mother Seton Regional High School in Clark held commencement exercise on May 27. Sister Regina Martin, Principal, awarded diplomas to the graduates.
EDISON — The Kindergarten students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison received their diplomas on the afternoon of Tuesday, June 8, during a special graduation ceremony.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Telephone service into the Middlesex County Administration Building and some outlying buildings is currently down due to a Verizon Central Office problem.
SAYREVILLE — NY/NJ Baykeeper and Edison Wetlands Association filed a notice of appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit challenging a decision by United States District Court Judge Joel A. Pisano dismissing the environmental organizations’ lawsuit to clean up sediment contamination in the Raritan River in Sayreville.
EAST BRUNSWICK — On Saturday, June 12, the Middlesex County 4-H Sharp Shooters Club will host a spaghetti dinner.
CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Wednesday, June 9 at 6 p.m. at the Carteret Public Library, 100 Cooke Avenue, Carteret.
HIGHLAND PARK – On July 3, residents in Highland Park and New Brunswick will come together to celebrate Independence Day in Donaldson Park in Highland Park.
WOODBRIDGE –Woodbridge Township Mayor John E. McCormac, along with senior class students from Colonia, Woodbridge, and John F. Kennedy High Schools, announced that the “Cast-a-Can When You Cast Your Vote” food drive is in place for the Primary Election on Tuesday, June 8.